Digital Literacy and Job Search Assistance

HomeMinistry OfferingsWhole Life Center, Hickory, NCDigital Literacy and Job Search Assistance

206 1st Ave. SE, Hickory NC


There are numerous milestones in the history of GHCCM.  One of the most recent additions in 2019 is the development of the Whole Life Center: a wholistic (whole person) center for ‘next step’ services to assist our neighbors to gain independence from the poverty cycle.

Digital literacy and job search assistance are two components that are essential in the pathway to independence.

We are living in a digital world, and doors open as knowledge is gained through the use of digital learning.  GHCCM has partnered with Northstar Digital Literacy to test computer skills and to build skills by growing an understanding of digital literacy topics.

Individualized computer classes are taught at the Whole Life Center:

  • Tuesday and Thursday mornings from 9 a.m. – noon.
  • Make an appointment by calling 828-327-0596
    • Or speak with a NET staff member
  • 1:1 Digital literacy skills tutor plans

Independent computer learning available:

  • On-line learning modules
  • Classroom curriculums

Learn the following:

  • Basic computer Skills
  • Internet basics
  • How to use email – send and receive
  • Learn Microsoft Word
  • Career search skills

Job Search Skills and Assistance

  • GHCCM partnering with NC Works Career Center
  • NC Works On-Line
    • Find a job
    • Login and registration
    • Resume-building skills
  • Contact GHCCM for assistance – 828-327-0596

“One of the greatest things you can do to help others is not just share and give what you have, but to help them discover what they have within themselves to help themselves.” Rita Zahara