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Community Resources

National and Local resources
Organization Number
24-Hour Crisis Line (SMC) 1-800-849-6127
Alcohol and Drug Info. (National) 1-800-662-HELP (4357)
Alcoholics Anonymous (Regional) 704-865-1561
Alcohol/Drug Council of NC (State-wide) 1-800-688-4232
Alcohol-Drug Treatment Referral (National) 1-800-454-8966
Blue Ridge Counseling Services (Rutherford) 828-286-0501
Families Together Inc. 828-258-0031
Family Preservation Services (Polk) 828-859-6661
Family Preservation Services (Rutherford) 828-287-7945
Family Resources of Rutherford County, Inc. 828-286-3411
Home Care Management (Rutherford) 828-247-1700
ICC Campus Enforcement 828-289-5850
Insight Psychiatric Resource 828-287-3928
Institute for Family Centered Services 828-287-7505
Lifeline Counseling Center by Jeff Wells (Rutherford) 828-289-0574
Lifespan Psychological Services (Polk) 828-894-2300
National Suicide Prevention Hotline (National) 1-800-SUICIDE (1-800-784-2433)
NC State Highway Patrol (State-wide) 1-800-445-1772
NC State-wide Automated Victim Assistance and
Notification Service (SAVAN)
1-877-NCSAVAN (1-877-627-2826)
New Hope Counseling Center (Polk) 828-894-2238
Noah’s House, Children’s Shelter (Rutherford) 828-245-5437
PATH, Domestic Violence Resource Center and Shelter (Rutherford) 828-245-8595
Parkway Behavioral Health (Rutherford) 828-288-1386
Pavilion International, Substance Abuse Treatment (Polk) 1-800-392-4808
Police/Fire/Emergency 911 ( on campus, dial 9 then 911)
Polk Wellness Center 828-894-2222
Polk County Health Department 828-894-8271
Polk County Social Services 828-859-5825
Polk County Sheriff’s Office 828-894-3001
Quality Mental Health, Inc. 828-245-2688
RHA Health Services, Inc. 828-287-9913
Rutherford County Health Department 828-287-6100
Rutherford County Social Services 828-287-6165
Rutherford County Sheriff's Office 828-287-6247
Rutherford County Transit (TARC) 828-288-1830
Rutherford Hospital 828-286-5000
Rutherford Psychiatric Associates (Rutherford) 828-288-0002
Steps to Hope, Domestic Violence Resource Center and Shelter (Polk) 828-894-2340
St. Luke’s Hospital (Polk) 828-894-3311
The Lighthouse Shelter, Domestic Violence and
Homeless Shelter (Cleveland)
United Way Help Access & Referral Line 211 or
Universal Mental Health Service (Rutherford) 828-245-8886
Smokey Mountain Center (Regional Mental Health/Substance Abuse/Developmental
Disabilities Services)
Woodridge Psychological Association (Rutherford) 828-287-7806