Raleigh County

Contact: rollan.roberts@wvsenate.gov
Address: 801 North Kanawha Street Beckley,WV   25801
Contact: sue.cline@wvsenate.gov
Address: 252 Rural Acres Drive, Beckley, WV 25801
Eligibility: Inquire

Providing community health services including family medicine, lab work, pediatrics, pharmacy, OB-GYN services, social services, and legal aid.; Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m..

Address: 111 Randolph Street, Beckley, WV 25801
Eligibility:  Must meet income guidelines or no income

Free Health Care – Free prescriptions as long as patient is under care of Beckley Health Rite doctor.  Tuesday-Friday 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.

Contact: Jeff Graham
Address: P.O. Box 1301, Beckley, WV 25801
Eligibility: Call

Provide eye glasses

Contact: Bob Spencer-Dr.David Holiday-Mark Anderson
Address: 319 Sunset Drive, Beckley, WV 25801
Eligibility: Need referral from DHHR. Shala Davis, Secretary; John Jordan, Pastor

Food Pantry. Help with utility termination as funds are available

Contact: Shala Davis, Secretary; John Jordan, Pastor
Fax: (304) 252-3818
Eligibility: Low income, uninsured, or underinsured women.

Cancer Control Program offers early detection screening program for breast cancer (women over 40) and for cervical cancer (women over 18).  Referrals for free mammography services.  Skill enhancement training for service providers.  Hours:  Monday- Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Contact: New River Health
Address: Professional Medical Ultrasonics, 200 Carriage Dr. Beckley, WV 25801
Eligibility: Low income, uninsured, or underinsured women.

Cancer Control Program offers early detection screening program for breast cancer (women over 40) and for cervical cancer (women over 18).  Referrals for free mammography services.  Skill enhancement training for service providers.

Address: 129 Main Street, Suite 307, Beckley   WV 25801
Eligibility: Anyone is welcome.

Planning and coordinating for the Raleigh County area. They can assist with needs assessment, surveys, strategic planning, and referrals for services for children and families.

Contact: Deborah Williams; Director
Fax: 304-255-3890
Address: 101 South Eisenhower Drive Beckley, WV 25801
Eligibility: FMRS client who meets criteria for specific group.  Call for more information.

Groups offered:  Parenting, Chronic pain, Anxiety and depression, Substance abouse ( for adolescents, meets 5 days a week, after school, transportation available), Substance abuse ( women only, meets 5 days a week 10:30am to 2:30pm, child car and transportation available), Substance abuse( men meet 5 days a week 10:30am to 2:30pm, transportation available), Substance abuse evening group( meets Tuesday and Thursday evenings)

Contact: *
Address: Heart of God Ministries, 1710 S. Kanawha Street, Beckley, WV 25801
Eligibility: An application must be filled out. Millie Cox / Ceretha Cline

Food Distribution every 3rd Saturday

Contact: Millie Cox / Ceretha Cline
Fax: (304) 253-3994
Address: 209 Virginia Street West Charleston, WV 25302
Eligibility: Call for Information.

Services offered in Raleigh County: Work Adjustment Training-individuals in this program learn to develop the work habits necessary to enter the job market. Individuals learn dependability, punctuality, self-confidence, judgment, initiative, and attitude. Participants punch a time clock and learn to work an eight hour day for which they are paid wages. School-to-work- this program is designed for those students with learning disabilities who may opt to go into employment right out of high school. Students gain hands-on experience in a competitive job environment. Working closely with the school systems, a natural cohesive unit has been established to provide the best training for students.

Address: 140 Crusader Drive, Prosperity, WV 25909
Eligibility: Inquire

K-12th grade.Greater Beckley Christian School is dedicated to inspiring children to lead Christ-centered lives. We support parents in their God-given responsibility of educating children by striving to provide quality spiritual, academic, personal, and social instruction in the light of God’s Word.

Address: 106 First Avenue, P.O. Box 5005, Beckley, WV 25801
Eligibility: Anyone in need.

Emergency basic food and clothing. Refer people to other agencies. Provide some household items.
Hours: Tuesday-Friday – 9:00 am-12:00 noon

Contact: Edna Nasby, Director
Address: 329 E. Railroad Ave~ Sophia,WV 25921

K-12th grade.House of Prayer Christian Academy is a private high school located in Sophia, WV

Address: 325 Grey Flats Road, P.O. Box 115, Beckley WV 25801
Eligibility: Fees for adoption only.

Tuesday-Saturday 11:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Operate county animal shelter; pet adoptions; low income spay-neuter program; educational program tour for children.

Contact: Joyce Williams, Manager/Director
Address: P.O. Box 753, Beckley  WV 25801
Eligibility: New members are welcomed- Membership Fee

Kiwanis is a worldwide service organization which involves its members in projects of community service, with special empahsis on young children and youth.

Address: 125 Dove Street Crab Orchard, WV 25827
Eligibility: The primary goal of WVARF and its participating CRPs is to enhance vocational opportunities and provide a stronger quality of life for individuals with disabilities within the state.

Job training, work evaluation, daily living skills. Special Education

Address: 103 Vision Street, Mabscott, WV 25871
Eligibility: Inquire

K-12, Preschool – Mabscott Christian Academy is a private high school in Mabscott

Address: 624 Johnstown Road, Beckley,. WV 25801

Manor house is a senior low income housing apartment subsidized by the federal governments hud (housing and urban development division). Contact manor house for complete details on the current vacancies and housing applications.

Address: 300 University Dr, Beaver,WV 25801

Higher Education – Erma Byrd Higher Education Center

Address: 113 Main St~ Beckley,WV
Eligibility: None

The Muster Project is a community based mentoring program which focuses on at-risk youth.  The organization was formed by a group of concerned men from a variety of careers to focus on the positive aspects of being Black in America.    Working with Teen Court and the STEM project.

Contact: 304-253-7500
Address: 202 Livingston Street, Shady Spring, WV  25918
Eligibility: Inquire.

Nursery School – call for more information

Address: 306 S Kanawha St. Beckley,WV 25801
Eligibility: No cost for services, must be 17 years old (if 17 or 18 years old, must provide documentation of high school withdrawal or Home School Completion Certification)

Preparation for High School Equivalency Exam (TASC), test preparation (TABE, TASC, ACT/SAT, Accuplacer, ASVAB), career and college exploration, computer certification programs.

Address: 105 Adair Street Beckley WV 25801
Eligibility: School aged children

High school, elementary, middle, special, and adult basic education. Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Please see website for list of schools

Address: P.O. Box 3066, East Beckley Station, Beckley  Wv 25801
Eligibility: Varies for each program. Anyone without a place to stay can be eligible to stay in the shelter. Persons under 18 years of age must be accompanied by an adult.

Main Office: Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.  Homeless Shelter: 7 days a week and 24 hours a day.  Provides direct services.  Homeless shelter for men, women, children, and families, transportation.  Dial-a-Ride.  Head Start, low income energy assistance, Job Corps referral, transitional housing, and case management, CHIP, Public Transit, Family Educational Services, Welfare to Work Program.

Contact: Ron Cantley, Director
Address: 215 Main Street, Beckley WV 25801

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: 1804 Harper Road, Beckley, WV 25801
Eligibility: Child must be in second grade.

Local dentists providing examinations for Raleigh County second grade children at the Elinor Hurt Memorial Health Center durings the school term.  Bus transportation and training guides for dental care and recommended remedial treatment.  No fee for examination.

Contact: L. Edward Eckley, Program Coordinator; Debbie Arrington, Coordinator
Address: 114 Lebanon Lane, Beckley, WV 25801
Eligibility: Eligibility is determined by Head Start program staff and some families may be eligible for services if they are determined to be at or below the federal poverty level. Some grantees enroll a percentage of children from families with incomes above the Poverty Guidelines as well.

Head Start – Children who are 3 to 5 years old are eligible for Head Start services. Pregnant women and children from birth to 3 years of age are eligible for Early Head Start services. Children and families who are homeless, in foster care, or receive TANF or SSI are also eligible for services.

Address: 510 Temple Street, Beckley, WV 25801
Eligibility: Adults with mental or physical impairments.

24 hours a day 7 days a week.  Intermediate care facility for individuals with mental retardation.

Address: 1204 South Kanawha Street, Beckley, WV 25801
Eligibility: Adults with mental or physical inpairments.

24 hours a day 7 dyas a week.  Intermediate care facility for individuals with mental retardation.

Contact: Tammy Young, Clinical Supervisor
Address:  835 Robert C. Byrd Drive, Sophia, WV 
Eligibility:  6 weeks to 12 years old. Private pay & MountainHeart

Monday – Friday – 6:30 am to 6:30 pm. Day care, childcare, preschool, & after school care.

Fax: 304-683-2004
Address: 440 Flat Top Road Shady Spring, WV 25918
Eligibility: Public welcome.

Books, videos, books on cassette tape, large print books for visually impaired, internet access, Microsoft Office for Public use. Also notary service, books on CD and DVD.

Address: Bolt Church of God Bolt, WV 25817
Eligibility: Anyone in need

A cost of $12.00 for a food box each month.Food must be picked up.

Contact: Mary Ellen Vest, Director
Address: Bolt Church of God Bolt, WV 25817
Eligibility: Must contact church. Items are free

Clothes, shoes, coats, & blankets.

Contact: Mary Ellen Vest
Address: 122 Wickline Avenue P.O.Box 1285 Sophia, WV 25921
Eligibility: Capacity: 32 children ( 2 to 12yrs old) Contact school

Mon – Fri 7am to 6pm. Preschool, day care, & after-school care.

Contact: Barbara Dunbar, Director
Address: 103 1st Street, Sophia, WV 25921
Eligibility: Public welcome.
Address: 622 South Oakwood, Beckley, WV 25801
Eligibility: Inquire

Montessori ages 3-4 years old (preschool) and grades K-8.

Address: 200 Virginia Street, Beckley, WV 25801
Eligibility: Inquire.

Playgroup, preschool ages 2-4 years old.

Address: 219 Front Street, Beckley, WV 25801
Eligibility: Inquire

Preschool- 12th grade

Address: Church of God Worship Center, 224 Pinewood Drive, Beckley, WV 25801
Eligibility: Must be in extreme need. Shelby Warden; Marsha Smith

Food distribution on the 3rd & 4th Saturday each month, with a hot meal provided. Emergency Calls – Hours 9:30 a.m. – 12:00 noon – Food boxes & clothing, Utility assistance, computer classes, GED classes

Contact: Shelby Warden; Marsha Smith
Address: 201 Templeview Drive, Beckley, WV 25801
Eligibility: Inquire.

Nursery preschool for 2-4 year old children. Also provide daycare 7 am to 6 pm.

Address: 471 Ragland Road Beckley, WV 25801

Mon – Fri 8am to 4:30pm. Provide low interest loans to very low income families to purchase homes and to repair homes.

Address: Scott Ridge Road, Beaver, WV 25813
Eligibility: Inquire

K-12th grade.

Address: 407 Neville Street, Beckley, WV  25801
Eligibility: Federal and State Income guidelines

Food Stamp Program, Medicaid; SSI; TANF (Temporary Assistance to Needy Families), Emergency Assistance (payment for rent, unilities, transportation, household furnishing, food, clothing, shelter, etc,); LIEAP; Child Support Enforcement; TRIP (Transportation for Elderly and Disabled); NEMT; Foster Care; Adoption; Protective Services for children and adults; family planning; nursing home services; homemeker services; WV Works which provide employment service (job training, education, and job placement) and JTPA.

Contact: Community Services Manager
Address: 512 South Kanawha Street, Beckley WV 25801
Address: 1600 Harper Road, Beckley, WV 25801
Eligibility: WIC provides services to pregnant and postpartum women; infants and children up to the age of 5; and to fathers, mothers, grandparents, foster parents, or legal guardians residing with a child under the age of five.

Monday-Thursday – 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. – Services for pregnant women up to one year – breast feeding and nutrition counseling.

Fax: (304) 255-9037