Legal

Eligibility:
Must complete an application and pass a background check.
Services:

The purpose of this organization is to recruit, train and supervise volunteers from diverse cultural and ethnic backgrounds to assist the court in protecting the best interests of abused and neglected children.  Office hours are 8:00a.m.-5:00p.m.

Address:
P.O. Box 7553 Charleston, WV 25356
Eligibility:
Must complete an application and pass a background check.
Services:

The purpose of this organization is to recruit, train and supervise volunteers from diverse cultural and ethnic backgrounds to assist the court in protecting the best interests of abused and neglected children.  Office hours are 8:00a.m.-5:00p.m.

Eligibility:
Call
Services:

Providing an environment for the rehabilitation of offenders and enabling them to make the transition back into society through the use of area agencies for counseling, community support in providing jobs and/or training opportunities, and referrals for other services needed to assist the individual to become a more productive member of the community
Visitation at Beckley Correctional Center occurs on Saturdays and Sundays from 12:30 pm-3:30 pm.

Address:
111 South Eisenhower Drive Beckley, WV 25801
Services:

The Beckley Human Rights Ordinance prohibits discrimination in employment and in places of public accommodations based on race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, age (40 or above), blindness, disability, sexual orientation, or gender identity. In addition, discrimination in housing because of familial status is forbidden.

If you believe you have experienced discrimination, contact the Beckley Human Rights Commission.

Fax:
304-256-1767
Address:
409 S. Kanawha St
Beckley, WV 25801
humanrights@beckley.org
Eligibility:
No age or income requirements
Services:

Budgeting, individual and family, debt management housing counseling.   No office located locally but they still service WV. We have representatives available 24/7 to answer your calls. Our counselors are available Monday – Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 6:00pm and Saturday from 10:00am to 2:00 p.m. EST.

Address:
3202,690 Taylor Rd, Ste. 110, Gahanna, Ohio 43230
Eligibility:
None
Services:

Investigate cases of discrimination in employment, housing, and public accommodations without regard to race, age, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, blindness, handicap, or familial status (housing only).

Website:
Contact:
304-256-1777 or 304-256-1768
Address:
P.O. Box Drawer 2514 Beckley, WV 25801
Eligibility:
Must meet income guidelines.
Services:

Our mission is to ensure that the most vulnerable among us – low-income families, seniors, victims of domestic violence, the disabled – have an equal shot at justice, in the courtroom and in their communities.

Contact:
304-255-0561
Address:
115 South Kanawha Street Suite B, Beckley, WV 25801
Services:

Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.  Prosecuting Attorney, property re-appraisal, County Commission, County Clerk Circuit Clerk, Judicial Clerk, Sheriff, Assessor, and Voter Registration.

Address:
215 Main Street, Beckley WV 25801
Services:

Monday-Friday 8:30a.m. to 4:30p.m. Prosecutes criminal cases on behalf of the Beckley government.

Contact:
304-255-9148
Address:
115 Heber St, Beckley, WV 25801
Eligibility:
Some age requirements for Social Security retirement and income guidelines for Social Security disability.
Services:

A public service agency of the federal goverment providing free services-assisting in the completion of applications for disability, retirement, Supplemental Security Income (SSI), Survivors and Medicare Benefits. Also, issue Social Security numbers and maintains all Social Security records. All business can be conducted by telephone or appointment, if desired. , Monday-Friday 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Address:
64 Crossroads Mall, Mt Hope,WV 25880
Eligibility:
None
Services:

Provide enforcement of state wage payment laws, minimum wage and overtime requirements, child labor, verifying the legal employment status of workers, state wage bond requirements, employee meal break requirements, the maximum work hours (schedule) for nurses, the hiring of employees from the local labor market for state public improvement projects, employer limitations relating to employee polygraph examinations, the application and licensure of state polygraph examiners and the registration of employment agencies.

Contact:
304-327-5206
Address:
500 Quarrier St #120 Charleston,WV 25301
Eligibility:
Low to middle-income families and appointment is required, please call ahead
Services:

Free income tax preparation and E-filing starting February 12th for the 2020-2021 tax season

Contact:
Dwayne Schoolfield at Heart of Gold church site- 304-253-3944
Address:
Heart of Gold Church
1703 S. Kanawha Street
Beckley, WV 25801
Raleigh County Public Library
221 N. Kanawha Street
Beckley, WV 25801
Shady Spring Library
440 Flat Top Road
Shady Spring, WV 25918
Eligibility:
None
Services:

Monday-Friday 8:00a.m. to 5:00p.m.  Mandated by law to protect the State’s forest.  Protection against such things as insects, diseases, and fire.  Offers land owner assistance.

Address:
330 Harper Park Drive, Suite J Beckley, WV 25801
Eligibility:
Must meet Federal and State laws
Services:

Unemployment benefits, Job Services

Address:
300 New River Town Center Beckley, WV  25801