Resource Connections

WCC is committed to helping students connect with resources that support success both in and outside the classroom. Resource Connections helps students find campus and community resources for non-academic support. Struggling with a financial need that may prevent you from completing your program of study or certification? Please contact our office for help with the following:

Location and Hours

Resource Connections is located on the first floor of Lowe’s Hall in Room 1704 (building 2 on the campus map).

Our hours are Monday through Thursday 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. and Friday 8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Contact Information

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Erin Smith, BSW
Director of Resource Connections and Social Worker
Phone: 336-838-6290

Community Resources

The following preferred partners will provide hardware and software support at a discount to WCC students with a valid student ID:

Express Computer Clinic, LLC
1619 Industrial Drive
Wilkesboro, NC 28697
Hours: Monday – Friday 8 am – 5 pm, Saturday 8 am – 12 pm
Phone: 336-973-0300 (also on Facebook)
Offer: 10% off services with valid WCC ID

Tech Bros
111 W Main Street
Wilkesboro, NC 28697
Hours: Monday – Friday 10 am – 7 pm
Phone: 336-262-9918
Offer: 10% off services with valid WCC ID

303 E 2nd St
West Jefferson, NC 28694
Hours: Monday – Friday 9 am – 5:30 pm
Phone: 336-846-5005
Offer: 10% off services with valid WCC ID

Below are links to online databases that can be used to search for free or reduced cost services in the community, including food, housing, transportation, childcare, health, and legal.

Find Help makes it easy for people to find assistance in just a few clicks.  A wide variety of free or reduced cost services are listed on this platform.

Privacy Disclaimer: Find Help will collect initial log in information, but no search information will be collected.

The Wilkes County Workforce Research Guide can help you find local resources for:

  • Childcare
  • Counseling
  • Domestic Violence
  • Education
  • Employment
  • Financial
  • Food
  • Health
  • Housing
  • Legal
  • Recovery
  • Utilities
  • Veterans

This guide is offered courtesy of Wilkes Economic Development and the High Country Workforce Development Board.