UNITED WAY'S APPROACH IN CABARRUS COUNTY

No one knows Cabarrus County like its local community members. That’s why a diverse group of Cabarrus County citizens joined together to identify the areas where United Way funding could make the greatest impact. Together, our mission is to strengthen the overall health and well-being of Cabarrus County citizens. Therefore, we chose to focus our efforts on the mental wellness of the community.

REDUCE STIGMA

Through community outreach and the promotion of mental health services, we will reduce stigma and normalize mental wellness efforts.

CRISIS PREPARATION

Equipping community members with the skills needed to identify and assist those dealing with a mental health crisis is vital when living in a stressful environment.

PROVIDE RESOURCES

By providing mental health resources, our community members will have access to proper care and treat¬ment for their psychological well-being. Our target audiences include parents, educators, religious leaders, human resource professionals, neighborhood leaders, law enforcement and emergency medical professionals.

GIVE

Every donation, big or small, contributes to the life changing efforts made by United Way. When you give, you are investing in stronger communities and the enrichment of lives. Any donation amount is appreciated and will improve the economic stability and education access in Cabarrus County.

START A WORKPLACE CAMPAIGN

Workplace campaigns are a fun way to connect your co-workers to their community, celebrate your company culture and create long-term change.

ADVOCATE

At United Way, your voice matters. Use it to take a stand for your values. By sharing resources and ideas through community groups, social media or emails to legislators, you can start a wave of change in your local community.

VOLUNTEER

Want to make a direct, positive influence in your community? Through skill-based and corporate volunteer opportunities, you can see the immediate effects of your efforts. Whether you’re building affordable housing or organizing a food pantry, your contributions will help create a safety-net of necessities for those in your community.