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REACH of Macon County and the Center for Domestic Peace of Jackson County Unite!

 The re-opening of the Sylva office has become a reality thanks to a collaborative effort between REACH of Macon County and the Center for Domestic Peace in Jackson County!

These two local non-profit organizations have joined forces with one goal in mind...eradicate Domestic Violence in our community through prevention, intervention, and education. 


Jackson County Library and Old CourthouseJackson County Library and Old Courthouse

Jackson County

Domestic Violence Services

We are excited to announce our NEWLY Renovated Jackson County Office Space at 26 Ridgeway Street in Sylva, located beside the Library (also known as the Old Courthouse) has new hours of operation!

 


We are pleased to announce that we have staff in the Sylva office available

Monday through Friday for walk-ins:

  • Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday 9am-5pm
  • Wednesday 9am-1pm
  • Or by appointment any day of the week.

 

We offer the same services for Jackson County residents as we do for Macon County residents. If you need to speak with a Victim's Advocate in Jackson County you can contact either office for an appointment.

 

 

Jackson County Office: (828) 586-8969 

Jackson County 24/7 Hotline: (828) 586-8969

Macon County Office: (828) 369-5544

 


Jackson County Emergency Services:

24 Hour Crisis Line- Confidential assistance is available 24 Hours a day to victims of Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault. You can connect to the crisis/hotline by dialing (828) 369-5544 for the Macon County REACH office, (828) 586-8969 for the Jackson County REACH office, or dialing 911 and ask to be connected to a Victim Advocate from REACH.

Emergency Shelter- The shelter is located in Macon County but also serves victims from Jackson County. The shelter provides a safe residence and support for victims of domestic violence and sexual assault and their minor children.

Rape Crisis Companions- Crisis intervention, emotional support, medical and law enforcement information is available to victims of rape/sexual assault. The Rape Crisis Companion will accompany the victim every step of the way, making sure all their needs are met.

Court Advocate- A Court Advocate is available to assist victims of Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault that want to pursue legal action. They will provide information and support such as assisting with paperwork and accompanying the victim to court.

 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION LINKS:

  What is Domestic Violence?

In Times of Crisis

Court Advocacy/Legal/Victim's Rights

Job and Life Skills Program

 

Jackson County Resources

(This is a PDF file that contains a list of various resources available in Jackson County)

 

Thank you to our community sponsors who purchased ad space in our 2018 Mardi Gras program. Printing Center USA helped REACH create a professional product and will be featuring REACH of Macon County's Programs in their promotional materials. If you're interested in purchasing ad space in our upcoming American Girl Tea Party program, please contact REACH. Ad spaces start at only $25! Call us soon to get yours placed before we print!  Click the link below for more information about Printing Center USA's services.

 

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