Welcome to the Help Jackson County website. Here you will find valuable resources in Jackson County Georgia.
Education / Learning
Organization Name:
Lindsay's Legacy Mentoring, Inc.
Contact Person:
Lisa Stephens, Executive Director
Phone Number:
706-410-5525
Address:
P.O. Box 451, Jefferson, GA 30549
Email:
Website:
Agency Mission Statement or area of responsibility:
Lindsay’s Legacy is a friendship-based, in-school mentoring program, which matches volunteer role models with carefully selected students in need of a mentoring relationship. Our mission is to guide children and youth toward personal and academic success through mentoring and friendship. Lindsay's legacy Mentoring services serves the 3 school systems in Jackson County, Georgia. Our mentors have the option to choose the age of the student and the location of the school in which they choose to mentor.
Organization Name:
Piedmont Regional Library System
Contact Person:
Alan Harkness
Phone Number:
770-867-2762
Address:
189 Bell View Street, Winder, GA 30680
Website:
Agency Mission Statement or area of responsibility:
Piedmont Regional Library System, serving Jackson, Barrow and Banks Counties, has a large collection of books and periodicals, CDs, records, cassettes and other audio materials, as well as video items, such as DVDs and VHS tapes. Internet terminals are available for use by the general public.
Organization Name:
Northeast Georgia Area Agency on Aging
Contact Person:
Alan M. Densen,LCSW,CIRS-A, Education and Resource Specialist
Phone Number:
706-583-2546, 800-474-7540, ext. 201
Address:
305 Research Drive Athens, Georgia 30606
Email:
Website:
Agency Mission Statement or area of responsibility:
We are a one stop shop for information and resources for seniors and people with disabilities.
Family
Organization Name:
Jackson County Department of Family and Children Services (DFCS)
Contact Person:
Jacqueline Franklin, Director
Phone Number:
706-367-3019
Address:
Mailing Address: PO Box 526, Jefferson, GA 30549
Organization Name:
Jackson County Family Connection, Inc.
Contact Person:
Linda Foster
Phone Number:
706-367-3021
Address:
P.O Box 883, Jefferson Ga 30449
Email:
Website:
Agency Mission Statement or area of responsibility:
We are a collaborative organization that links businesses, agencies and citizens together for the bettement of children and familie in Jackson county
Key Annual Dates & Events:
Holiday Connection - Volunteers needed October - December. Donations of coats and warm clothing for children accepted all year. LADIES NIGHT annual fundraiser (last Fri night in February)