At Jackson House, there is nothing we take greater importance on than the health and safety of our community. We are taking every precaution to ensure that we continue services and remain open. We will do that with the expert guidance provided by the Center of Disease Control & Prevention and the World Health Organization. We will only be utilizing our staff at this time and have suspended all volunteers until further notice. In the meantime, please email Tammy Jones, Resource Development & Volunteer Administrator, at firstname.lastname@example.org with your contact information so that updates can be directly sent to you.
Regarding the COVID-19 Outbreak:
First and foremost, we want to thank our community. We value your safety and health and want to take the necessary precautions regarding the Coronavirus. We want to convey the procedures we are undertaking in operation of the programs at the Jackson House.
We do not want anyone to be compromised. Please stay home and remain calm during this crisis. If you need anything, please call us at 501-623-4048 and our dedicated staff will do our best to see you receive assistance.
Our lunch program will remain open. We will serve lunch from 12:00 to 1:00 as always. All staff making and serving lunch will wear protective gear.
All other services through the interview process will remain open as well, however, we will operate differently. We will not have any face to face interviews. All interviews will be conducted by phone.
We will continue to provide pantry services. All groceries will be distributed with no human contact. All staff serving in the pantry will wear protective gear.
Our Thrift Stores will be closed and we are evaluating the necessity of having them open.
Thank you for your continued support with the evolving situation, We are taking the necessary steps to minimize the potential for COVID-19 exposure among our staff and to contribute to the overall public health in our community.
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Eleanor Klugh Jackson House for Crisis Intervention
Assistance to individuals and families in crisis
Eleanor Klugh Jackson House for Crisis Intervention Services, Inc., commonly known as “Jackson House,” is an interfaith community crisis center which provides short-term emergency assistance for the basic needs – food, clothing and shelter, and medicine without regard to race, creed, sex or nationality – and without imposing our values or beliefs upon those we serve.
This non-profit service for emergencies and crisis intervention is designed to:
- Help clients utilize community resources
- Provide clients with direct assistance whenever possible
- Follow up with supportive counseling
Jackson House is a vessel providing the place where community spirit comes together to provide for the needy men, women, and children of Garland County. We work in harmony with all faiths to be responsible stewards of our community resources. Jackson House is a private, non-profit, 501 (c)(3) tax deductible organization funded by local sources and does not seek government funds.
Hours of operation are Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, 9:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Thursday 9:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.