Resources & Help

Local Resources

Washington County TN
Access information about Washington County’s government, services, employment opportunities and other information.
Town of Jonesborough
Access information about the town’s government, services and other information.  The Town of Jonesborough supported a collaboration of the Jonesborough Community Chest (JCC) and the Applied Social Research Lab (ASRL) at East Tennessee State University in conducting a needs assessment for the local area. This needs assessment includes residents and businesses of Jonesborough, Limestone, Telford, and Fall Branch. The assessment and its findings are available for the public to view at the Washington County Jonesborough Library.
Visitors Center
Find out all the local events and things to do in Historic Jonesborough! See Jonesborough through the eyes of residents and visitors on social media by following #OnlyInJonesborough
Storytelling Resource Place
The Storytelling Resource Place is an excellent resource for anyone doing storytelling research! The Jonesborough Library’s Storytelling Collection of books and audio materials are now located here.
International Storytelling Center
The International Storytelling Center is dedicated to the tradition of storytelling and hosts the yearly International Storytelling Festival on the first weekend of October. You can find more information and purchase tickets on their website. 
The Gray Community Chest
The Gray Public Library is the intake location for the Gray Community Chest Applications.  Applications can be picked up at the Gray Library and must be turned back in to the library by noon the Friday before the meeting.  For further information call the Gray Branch Library, (423) 477-1550, or go to the Gray Community Chest Website.

Online Resources

The Testing & Education Reference Center (TERC)  helps users embark on new education and career paths with in-depth information on colleges/universities, graduate/professional programs, distance learning, corporate training, available scholarships/awards, and more.

Practice tests include entrance exams, certifications, and licensing tests. With the Career Assessment tool, students can map a career path using a multiple-choice exam that determines their Holland Type and matches their answers to the most suitable job categories, industries, and occupations.

The Resume Builder and Virtual Careers Library tools helps students build essential career skills like how to build a resume, cover letter, and interviewing tips.

The Career Transitions page is designed as a step-by-step tool to provide guidance and support in your job search and career exploration.

Search for jobs, internships and more.

The Resume Builder and Interview Simulator will help you get a jump start on your application process!

Summer Meals

Nutritious free meals are available for children and teens 18 and younger at many locations throughout the nation throughout the summer while school is out of session. Click on the link below to find a meal site nearest you!

SummerFoodRocks

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GCF Learn Free

This is a great free online resource for basic help in nearly everything! There are interactive tutorials, videos, practice tests, and more. Some of the subjects GCF Learn Free covers are:

  • Technology Basics: Computers, Software, Internet, ect
  • Essential Skills: Money, Cooking, Math, Reading, ect
  • Work and Career: Resumes, Cover Letters, Job Searching, ect
  • Language Skills
  • And much more!