Full Spectrum Farms

Contact: Erin McManus, Director

Mailing Address: 1185 Wayehutta Road
Cullowhee, NC 28723

Phone Number: 828-293-2521

Fax Number: 828-293-9139

Email Address: info@fullspectrumfarms.org

Website Address: http://www.fullspectrumfarms.org/

Office Hours: By appointment
Location: FARM: 1185 Wayehutta Road, Cullowhee, NC

Agency Description: The mission is to serve people with autism in WNC by providing a farm community where affected individuals can live, work and play in a healthy, enriching environment.
Full Spectrum Farms also has cottage industry programs for pottery, jewelry, potpourri, bird houses and original paintings.

Training: Provided by volunteers

Time Commitment: Very Flexible and can vary from person to person
Skills, Experience, and Special Requirements: Background check required for extended work with clients. Initial background checks are $18.50 and background re-checks are $11.50. For initial checks, see instructions here .
For re-checks, See instructions here .
Volunteers can pick a task and work on their own schedules. Tasks range from gardening, mowing, weed eating, working in the green house or chicken coop, painting, helping teach crafts to our "Farmers", cleaning (including bathroom and windows), writing articles for publication in newspapers, magazines and newsletter.
Volunteer Involvement: Working one-on-one with pottery or gardening participants, weeding and harvesting in the garden, painting, entering information into a database, writing grants, staffing the Full Spectrum Farms pottery store, publicizing farm products and events, and helping staff special fundraising events.

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