Helpful School Social Worker Links

Buncombe County Housing Information

Excellent Resource List of Apartments for Rent in Buncombe County:
Buncombe County Low Income Housing Resources: 

Buncombe County NC Homeless Shelters, Supportive Housing, Halfway Housing, Transitional Housing, Day Shelters - 

Drug Education and Prevention

Partnership for Drug Free Kids - 

Self-Injury Resources

The leader in education, prevention, treatment and coping with self-injury-Safe Alternatives:
Resources for Parents: 
What to Say and What Not to Say: http://
Resources for Teens:
Self Injury Fact Sheet for People Who Self-Injure: http:// 
Fact Sheets for Wanting to Help Your Friend: http:// 

Local Resources Serving Asheville and Buncombe County

Helpmate-Domestic Violence Resource
ACCESS Family Services - CHS school based therapy and other community mental health services -
Pisgah Legal - PLS provides FREE civil LEGAL aid to help more than 14,000 low-income people annually access justice to meet urgent needs each year.
Mother Love - Comprehensive program for pregnant and parenting teens -
Eblen Charities - Assists with cost of Health, Medical Assistance, Housing, Energy Assistance, Education, and Emergency Assistance.  http://
MOBILE CRISIS: 888-573-1006 - Crisis Line for individuals who may be a threat to self or others
211 - Referral Hotline for almost any issue 

Bullying Links

Bullying Prevention and Education.

North Carolina Teen Resources

The Focus Adolescent Services referral service for families with troubled teens who want to speak with a counselor or those who are searching for information, resources, and intervention options.