The Whole Life Center (WLC) provides a  “Next Step” ministry that journeys with our neighbors to provide pathways from poverty to independence.

Health and Wellness:

– Diabetes Education

– Nutrition and Healthy Cooking Classes

– Tobacco and Smoking Cessation Classes
-Healthy Lifestyle Skills
– Support Groups
 

Counseling:

– WRAP (Wellness Recover Action Plan)

– Family Counseling

– Peer Support

Education:

– Digital literacy skills 
– GED

Employment:

– Resume building
– Job application
-Interview skills
– Expungement
 
 

COLLABORATION

The WLC will collaborate with community partners to avoid duplicating services and to further assist our neighbors with taking their ‘Next Steps’. These areas will include, but not limited to the following:

  • North Carolina Cooperative Extension
  • Catawba Valley Community College
  • NC Works
  • Appalachian State University Dietetics Program
  • Lenoir Rhyne University
  • Centro Latino
  • City of Hickory
  • Hickory City Library
  • Partners Behavioral Health
  • The Cognitive Connection
  • Vocational Rehab

LOCATION

In addition, the WLC will provide a safe space for our neighbors as they participate in ‘Next Steps’.

The Whole Life Center is located at 206 1st Avenue SE, Hickory, NC 28602; one block from the main campus of GHCCM and directly behind the Hickory Soup Kitchen.

OPPORTUNITIES AND CONTACT

Lily Moody

Assistant Executive Director
lpmoody@ccmhickory.org
828-327-0979

Linda Johnson

Director of Health and Wellness
lwjohnson@ccmhickory.org
828-323-7917

Ruth Trott

NETworX Coordinator
rtrott@ccmhickory.org
828-323-7917