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Raleigh County

 835 Robert C. Byrd Drive, Sophia, WV 
 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.

 Crissy Polk, Director
111 Randolph Street, Beckley, WV 25801
 Must meet income guidelines or no income

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

Jeff Graham
P.O. Box 1301, Beckley, WV 25801


Bill Cadle, Geraldine Jackson (304) 253-0287
319 Sunset Drive, Beckley, WV 25801
Need referral from DHHR. Shala Davis, Secretary; John Jordan, Pastor

Food Pantry. Help with utility termination as funds are available

Shala Davis, Secretary; John Jordan, Pastor
(304) 252-3818
Gulf Family Practice, Polk and Main Street, Sophia, WV 25921
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-Tuesday-Wednesday and Thursday from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.  Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Joseph Golden, M.D.
Rural Acres Clinic , 252 Rural Acres Dr. Beckley, WV 25801
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.

114 Deegan St~ Beckley,WV 25801

Reading and Writing Educational Services

115 Dye Drive   P.O. Box 1447   Beckley, WV     25801    
Fees required based on individual preference.

Cable Services. Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Saturday 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Susan Winston, Office Manager
129 Main Street, suite 307, Beckley   WV 25801
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.

Deborah Williams; Coordinator
101 South Eisenhower Drive Beckley, WV 25801
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)

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

Food Distribution every 3rd Saturday

Millie Cox / Ceretha Cline
(304) 253-3994
209 Virginia Street West Charleston, WV 25302
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.

140 Crusader Drive, Prosperity, WV 25909

K-12th grade.

106 First Avenue, P.O. Box 5005, Beckley, WV 25801
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

Edna Nasby, Director
329 Railroad Ave~ Sophia,WV 25921

K-12th grade.

325 Grey Flats Road, P.O. Box 115, Beckley WV 25801
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.

Joyce Williams, Manager/Director
P.O. Box 753, Beckley  WV 25801
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.

125 Dove Street Crab Orchard, WV 25827
Individual ages: 16 years old and older with developmetal disabilities. Must be approved by Division of Rehabilitative Services.

Job training, work evaluation, daily living skills.

103 Vision Street, Mabscott, WV 25871

K-12, Preschool

300 University Dr, Beckley,WV 25801
Must have bachelors degree and be admitted to Marshall University.

Courses from the School of Education and The School of Business.

P.O. Box 704

The Muster Project is community based mentor program which focuses on at-risk male 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.  Located in Raleigh County, the project is implemented by volunteers serving as role models for boys 6 to 14 years old.  Offers mentoring tutoring from K-12.

Lee Leftwich, Director
280 University Dr~ Beaver,WV 25813
136 Sullivan Road, Glen Morgan, WV 24847
Available to individuals up to 21 years old (or family members).

Refers parents of children with disabilities to services or resources available in the community. Provides training to parents in “understanding Special Education” and other related topics. Inquire for times and days available.

Ann Darby, Educator Coordinator
P.O. Box 1264    100 Perry Lane, Shady Spring, WV  25918

Ages 3-4 years old.

Sheila McKinney, Director
306 S Kanawha St. Beckley,WV 25801
No cost, must be 16 years old (cannot be a student).

Preparation for GED, ACT/SAT test, LPN exam, driver license exam, CDL exam, college prep, computer literacy training.

Marilyn Cook
105 Adair Street Beckley WV 25801
School age children, adults without high school diploma orequivalent.

High school, elementary, secondary, special, and adult basic education. Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Charlotte Hutchens
P.O. Box 3066, East Beckley Station, Beckley  Wv 25801
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 to stay in the shelter.

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.

Ron Cantley, Director
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.

1804 Harper Road, Beckley, WV 25801
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.

L. Edward Eckley, Program Coordinator; Debbie Arrington, Coordinator
1602 Harper Road, Beckley, WV 25801

The Raleigh County Tobacco Control Coalition’s mission is to reduce tobacco use and to improve the health status and the quality of life for citizens of Raleigh County.

Barbara Wolman, Project Coordinator
P.O. Box 3066   East Beckley Stratton, 299 Gray Flats Road, Beckley WV 25801
Children 3-5 years old from low income families.

Brenda Rhodes, Gray Flats Center

252 Rural Acres Drive, Beckley, WV 25801

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..

Charles Hunt, Director
500 Flat Top Road, Shady Spring, WV 25813

Grades 6 thru 8.

P.O. Box 1299   440 Flat Top Road Shady Spring, WV 25918
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.

Bolt Church of God Bolt, WV 25817
Anyone in need

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

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

Clothes, shoes, coats, & blankets.

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

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

Barbara Dunbar, Director
122 Wickline Avenue, Sophia, WV 25921

Daycare, kindergarten, will take infants from 6 weeks old to 12 years old.

103 1st Street, Sophia, WV 25921
Public welcome.
306 South Kanawha Street Beckley    WV      25801
Jay Quesenberry, General Manager
622 South Oakwood, Beckley, WV 25801

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

200 Virginia Street, Beckley, WV 25801

Playgroup, preschool ages 2-4 years old.

219 Front Street, Beckley, WV 25801

Preschool- 12th grade

Church of God Worship Center, 224 Pinewood Drive, Beckley, WV 25801
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

Shelby Warden; Marsha Smith
201 Templeview Drive, Beckley, WV 25801

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

P.O. Box 549    Scott Ridge Road, Beaver, WV 25813

K-12th grade.

Rollan Roberts, Administrator, David Robinson, Principal
1204 South Kanawha Street, Beckley, WV 25801
Adults with mental or physical inpairments.

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

Tammy Young, Clinical Supervisor
510 Temple Street, Beckley, WV 25801
Adults with mental or physical impairments.

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

Tammy Young, Clinical Supervisor
407 Neville Street, Beckley, WV  25801
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.

William E. Belcher, Community Services Manager
1600 Harper Road, Beckley, WV 25801
Pregnant women – children under 5 yrs. old – There is a monthly income guideline that ranges differently with each household.

Monday-Thursday – 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. – Services for pregnant women up to one year – breast feeding and nutrition counseling.

Shelva Bittinger
(304) 255-9037
102 North Kanawha Street, Beckley    WV     25801
Mark Reed, General Manager