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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/
https://www.facebook.com/spectrum.farms
Office Hours: By appointment
Location: 1185 Wayehutta Road, Cullowhee, NC
Agency Description: The mission is to serve people with Autism Spectrum Disorder in WNC by providing a farm community where affected individuals can live, work and play in a healthy, enriching environment.
Full Spectrum Farms provides art therapy, farm therapy, and pet therapy to clients & cargivers.
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.
Instructions for initial checks
Instructions for re-checks
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 art sales, publicizing farm products and events, and helping at special fundraising events.
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