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Local Organizations, Clubs, & Volunteer Opportunities: Special Needs

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THE ARC OF GASTON COUNTY -- Formerly ASSOCIATION FOR RETARDED CITIZENS (ARC)

https://gastoncountyarc.org/
Sara Osborne, Executive Director
200 E Franklin Blvd
Gastonia NC 28052
704-861-1036
Fax: 704-864-9464
director@gastoncountyarc.org or contact
Volunteers welcome

See also: Special Needs, Volunteer, Teen Volunteering

AUTISM SOCIETY OF NORTH CAROLINA - Gaston County Chapter

https://www.autismsociety-nc.org/ or Facebook

Kari Johnston, Senior Director of Services
800-442-2762
contact

See also: Special Needs, Support

DISABLED AMERICAN VETERANS

Mt. Holly-Belmont Chapter 60

http://www.davmembersportal.org/chapters/nc/60/default.aspx
George Trakas, Commander
Meets once a month, on the 3rd Thursday at 5pm (no meeting July or Dec.)
Meeting Address
709 Cason St
Belmont, NC 28012
Mailing Address
PO Box 551413
Gastonia, NC 28055
704-830-4198
gt.trakas@gmail.com

See also: Veterans, Special Needs

GASTON SKILLS, INC.

http://gastonskills.org and facebook
1301 Bessemer City Rd
Gastonia NC 28052
704-869-0300
Toll Free: 1-888-241-3115
Fax: 704-869-9594
patrivers@gastonskills.org

See also: Special Needs, Support

GUIDING EYES FOR THE BLIND - North Carolina Puppy Raising Program

HOLY ANGELS, INC.

http://www.holyangelsnc.org
Regina Moody, President/CEO
6600 Wilkinson Blvd
PO Box 710
Belmont NC 28012
704-825-4161
Fax: 704-825-0553
hainfo@HolyAngelsNC.org
Volunteers welcome

See also: Special Needs, Volunteer

SOUTHEASTERN GUIDE DOGS

http://www.guidedogs.org

Palmetto Campus
4210 77th St E
Palmetto FL 34221
1-800-944-3647 or 941-729-5665
Volunteers welcome

See also: Animals, Special Needs, Volunteer

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

SPECIAL OLYMPICS - Lincoln County

http://www.sonc.net/lincoln
Celeste Frazier, Local Program Coordinator
Office Address:
211 West Water Street
Lincolnton, NC 28092
Mailing Address:
1685 Hines Cir
Stanley NC 28164
Phone(s): 704-308-6398, 704-732-8511, or 704-748-6775
Fax: 704-732-8055
Email: lincoln@sonc.net

See also: Special Needs

THE STATE LIBRARY OF NORTH CAROLINA -- LIBRARY FOR THE BLIND & PHYSICALLY HANDICAPPED

http://statelibrary.ncdcr.gov/lbph
Physical Address:
1841 Capital Blvd.
Raleigh, NC 27604
Mail: 1841 Capital Blvd., Raleigh, NC 27635
Phone Toll-free: 1-888-388-2460 (Nationwide)
TDD: 919-733-1462
Phone (Branch Head): 919-733-4376
Email: nclbph@ncdcr.gov
Hours Mon.- Fri. 8:00a.m. - 5:00p.m.

See also: Libraries, Special Needs

TRI-COUNTY BLINDED VETERANS ASSOCIATION (A Chapter of the Blinded Veterans Association)

http://www.gastongov.com/departments/social-services/services-for-the-blind

Meets 4th Tuesday of every 3 months at 10 AM at Gastonia Adult Recreation Center
519 W Franklin Blvd
Gastonia NC 28052
704-862-7622

See also: Special Needs, Veterans

Contact Us



To submit an organization for the list or to update your organization's information, please call the library at 704-868-2164 ext. 2 or e-mail community@gastonlibrary.org.

CITATION

Author: Gaston County Public Library
Title: Gaston & Lincoln County Community Clubs, Organizations, & Volunteer Opportunities
URL: http://gastonlibrary.libguides.com/c.php?g=221960&p=2460058
Revised: October 2019

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