Pathways center changes lives

Article written by Vicki Hyatt Despite the uncertainties accompanying the COVID-19 pandemic, Haywood Pathways Center, the county’s homeless shelter, has had a remarkably successful year. Mandy Haithcox, the center’s director, said the dire need within the community remained steady, as did the center’s commitment to meeting the needs in the

Breaking Cycles. Building Foundations

March 13, 2020 Dear Friend of Haywood Pathways, Breaking Cycles. Building Foundations. We say this a lot at Haywood Pathways. It is, through the transforming power of the love of Jesus Christ, our mission. We do this by feeding the hungry, housing the homeless, and working to reduce recidivism in


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Mothers and Children Shelter Opens at Haywood Pathways Center

The 10-unit shelter includes bedrooms with bunk-beds, a living area, kitchen, computer, and a laundry room. The Pathways executive director says the shelter is badly needed, with more than 400 homeless kids in Haywood County. “We look at income, life skills, social support, spirituality, stability, recovery, and work on these

Peer specialists go inside jail to assist inmates

Peer specialists go inside jail to assist inmates

Being incarcerated and not knowing what your future may hold is a terrifying experience, but being released from jail and having no resources to get back on your feet can be even scarier. It happens every day. People are released from jail without a job, without money, without a place

Tablescapes Luncheon

Tablescapes Luncheon Saturday, September 8th at 12 noon in Thatcher Hall Reception & Table Preview at 11:30 am Please mark your calendar for this year’s Tablescapes Luncheon, put on annually by our parish’s chapter of the Episcopal Church Women. Our speaker this year is Terance Painter of Different Drummer Pottery. Tickets

Pathways center change shows promise

The Mountainer (2018). When the Haywood Pathways Center first opened nearly four years ago now, the operational plan expanded on the temporary homeless shelter that had operated in the county during the winter months only. That model included offering a warm place to spend the night, with transportation the next morning

Haywood Pathways Center grant allows day access to campus

Vicki Hyatt. (The Mountaineer, August 10, 2018) Since its inception, the Haywood Pathways Center has required those spending their nights at the shelter to be gone during the day as they pursue the agreed upon goals to end their homelessness. That changed this week thanks to Ray Escott, a peer

Golf outing raises money for Haywood Pathways Center

Rex Hodge (2018, July 6) HAYWOOD COUNTY, N.C. — Golfers took to the course Friday to raise a little green for a good cause. They hit the links at Springdale Country Club in Haywood County to raise money for the Haywood Pathways Center in Waynesville.