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SALVATION ARMY

SALVATION ARMY - Gaston County, NC
https://www.salvationarmycarolinas.org/gastonia/
107 S Broad St
Gastonia NC 28052
704-867-6145
GastoniaNC@uss.salvationarmy.org

See also: Charity, Shelter

THE SCHIELE MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY

https://www.schielemuseum.org/
Dr. Ann Tippitt, Director
1500 E Garrison Blvd
Gastonia NC 28054
Information Desk: 704-866-6900
Fax: 704-866-6041
Volunteers welcome

See also: History

SENIORS' HEALTH INSURANCE INFORMATION PROGRAM(SHIIP)

https://www.ncdoi.gov/consumers/medicare-and-seniors-health-insurance-information-program-shiip
NC Department of Insurance
Seniors’ Health Insurance Information Program (SHIIP)
1201 Mail Service Center
Raleigh NC 27699-1201
855-408-1212 or 919-807-6900
ncshiip@ncdoi.gov
Volunteers welcome

In Gaston County, counseling by appointment only : ask for SHIIP help
HealthNet Gaston
1385 E. Garrison Blvd
Gastonia NC 28054
704-874-1953

See also: Seniors

SHARPS AND FLATS MUSIC CLUB

http://www.ncfmc-music.org/senior-clubs/
Rebecca Beatty, President
2982 Hunters Glen Tr., Gastonia NC 28054
704-213-1588
becbea50@gmail.com

See also: The Arts

THE SHELTER OF GASTON COUNTY

https://hopeunitedgaston.com/
The Cathy Mabry Cloninger Center
Department of Health and Human Services
P.O. Box 551161
Gastonia, NC 28055
24-Hour Crisis Line: 704-852-6000
Contact
Support or Volunteer

See also: Shelter, Support, Teen Volunteering

THE SHRINERS

Shriners International Find a Chapter

SIERRA CLUB

NC Central Piedmont Group of the Sierra Club

https://www.sierraclub.org/north-carolina/central-piedmont or facebook
Meetings suspended due to COVID-19
Contact: Gerry Kingsley for more information
gerry.m.kingsley@gmail.com.

See also: Conservation, Outdoors

SOCIAL SECURITY ADMINISTRATION

https://www.ssa.gov/site/menu/en/
Currently closed to walk-in service
Social Security Administration, Gastonia Office
609 Cotton Blossom Cir
Gastonia, NC 28054
(866) 331-2193
FAX: (833) 950-2840

For other offices in the region use the Social Security Office Locator

A note from the Social Security Administration:
Please beware of individuals impersonating Social Security employees over the phone. Reports about fraudulent phone calls from people claiming to be from SSA continue to increase, and recent reports have indicated unknown callers are using increasingly threatening language in these calls. If you suspect you have received a scam call, you should hang up, and then report details of the call to the Office of the Inspector General at ‎1-800-269-0271 or online at https://oig.ssa.gov/report.

See also: Seniors

SOCIETY FOR CREATIVE ANACHRONISM - Canton of Aire Faucon

(Middle Ages Recreation/Education Group)
http://airefaucon.atlantia.sca.org/ or facebook
Carol Patterson, President (Seneschal)
Seneschal@airefaucon.atlantia.sca.org

See also: Hobby

SONS OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION

SAR - LTC John Phifer Chapter
http://ncssar.org/chapters/lt-col-john-phifer/
John Misenheimer, President
Mailing Address:
PO Box 26594
Charlotte NC 28221
Phone: (704) 779-6022
jmlife1776@gmail.com
 

SAR - Mecklenburg Chapter

http://www.mecklenburgsar.org/
Joe Dye Culik, President
Phone: 980-999-3557x44
https://mecklenburgsar.org/contact-me-president/

See also: Genealogy, History

SOUTHERN ARTS SOCIETY

http://www.southernartssociety.org or Facebook
Kings Mountain Art Center (the old depot)
301 N Piedmont Ave
Kings Mountain, NC 28086
Phone: 704-739-5585
After Hours Phone: 803-448-4578
southernartssociety@gmail.com

See also: The Arts

SPECIAL OLYMPICS

SPECIAL OLYMPICS - Gaston County

http://www.sonc.net/gaston/
Ashley Anderson, Local Program Coordinator
61 Central Avenue
Gastonia, NC 28054
Phone: 919-323-2564
Email: gaston@sonc.net

SLNC - NORTH CAROLINA ACCESSIBLE BOOKS AND LIBRARY SERVICES

https://statelibrary.ncdcr.gov/about-us/accessible-books-and-library-services
formerly State Library of North Carolina - The Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped
1841 Capital Blvd.
Raleigh, NC 27604
Phone Toll-free: 1-888-388-2460(Nationwide)
Phone (Branch Head): 984-236-1100
Email: ncabls@ncdcr.gov
Hours Mon.- Fri. 8:00a.m. - 5:00p.m.

See also: Libraries, Special Needs

Contact Us

To submit an organization for the list or to update your organization's information, please call the library at 704-868-2164 opt. 2 or e-mail xina.lowe@gastongov.com.

CITATION

Author: Gaston County Public Library
Title: Local Organizations, Clubs, & Volunteer Opportunities
URL: https://gastonlibrary.libguides.com/local-organizations
Revised: January 2022

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