Food and Clothing Assistance

Food Assistance

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EnAct - your community resource agency

Kimberly Office
Upper Kanawha Valley Community Center 
14 Old School House Street 
Kimberly, WV 25118 
(304) 442-2018

www.enactwv.org

EnAct partners with the Upper Kanawha Valley Community Center in Kimberly, WV to provide hot and nutritious lunches Monday - Friday to qualified individuals in the Valley area. Garden seeds are available to qualified individuals in the spring to supplement their nutritional needs. Staff partner with local agencies to instruct and provide informational pamphlets on how to can and freeze vegetables. 
EnAct can provide direct payments on qualified customers' utility bills, housing bills, eyeglass and prescriptions costs. EnAct also administers a Handyman Program for small home improvement projects to promote home safety and accessibility.
EnAct in partnership with the WVCAP purchases baby food to distribute to low- income families throughout West Virginia. DHHR referrals.

 

Donna Martin

Danese, WV 25831

(304) 438-5551

Donna Martin is an independent volunteer who provides needs upon request. Call ahead to discuss need and schedule a time for pick up Monday-Thursday from 9am-6pm.

 

Falls View Presbyterian Church

PO Box 5

Charlton Heights, WV 25040
Located on Rt. 60 in Falls View
(304) 779-2870

www.wvpresbytery.org

Falls View Presbyterian Church provides a baby clothing and accessory pantry, weekly on Wednesday, from 12:00pm-4:00pm. Assistance includes clothing for children 0 to 5 years of age, accessories such as cribs and car seats (as items are available), diapers and wipes are usually available. Also partners with WIC to provide baby formula, baby food and milk. Applicant must meet WIC income guidelines and criteria to receive food and formula. Call to confirm they are open before visiting. No fee for services

 

Fayette County Emergency Food Assistance

Rt. 16 South Fayette Heights
PO Box 735
Fayetteville, WV
25840
(304) 574-3733

Fayette County Emergency Food Assistance is provided for persons needing supplemental food supplies on both an emergency and monthly basis. Applicant must meet income guidelines, or have DHHR referral, provide proof of income, proof of address and social security numbers for all household members. Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 10:00am -– 12:00pm.

 

Fayette County Dept. of Health and Human Resources (DHHR)

1400 Virginia Street
Oak Hill, WV
25901
(304) 465-9613

www.wvdhhr.org

DHHR provides monthly food purchase benefits to help eligible households buy food. Eligibility to receive benefits is based on household size, income, assets and some household expenses. The income and asset limits are determined by the federal government. Food Stamp benefits may only be used to purchase food for human consumption and seeds/plants to grow food at home. Food Stamp benefits cannot be used for: household items, grooming products, tobacco, alcohol products, pet food, etc.

 

Fayette County Senior Program

PO Box 770 (108 Lewis Street)

Oak Hill, WV 25901
(304) 465-8484

www.wvseniorservices.gov

Fayette County Senior Program provides delivered meals to elderly who are not mobile and are unable to leave their homes. Meals are also available on site for those who are mobile. No referral necessary. Applicant must register for services, phone applications possible. Transportation to nutrition sites is available.

 

Fayetteville Baptist Church

104 Ankrom Street
Fayetteville, WV 25840

(304) 574-1074

www.fayettevillebaptist.org/

Fayetteville Baptist Church provides assistance that consists of $25 worth of food from any area market when funds are available. Applicant must have referral from DHHR. Call for details and availability, Monday-Friday from 9:00 am-1:00 pm.

 

Fayetteville Methodist Church

120 High Street
Fayetteville, WV 25840

(304) 574-0187

http://fayettevilleumc.com/

Fayetteville Methodist Church operates a food pantry the 4th Thursday of every month, except November and December, when the pantry will be open the 3rd Thursday. No referral needed, but must live in Fayetteville or immediate surrounding area. Bring in a utility bill for proof of address. Occasional funds are available for utility assistance. A $25.00 assistance will be given once a year. Must have DHHR or CRA referral for utility assistance. Call for information on utility assistance.

 

Good News Outreach Mission

Across from Meadow Bridge Clinic
PO Box 112
Meadow Bridge, WV 25976
(304) 484-6106

Good News Outreach Mission has food available through a food pantry, although supplies are limited. Clothing closet is provided for families or individuals. No referral needed for clothing. No charge for services. Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 9:00am-5:00pm.

 

Hand ‘N Hand

98 Buzzy Street,
Summerlee Road
Oak Hill, WV 25901
(304) 465-0306 (alternate phone) (304) 574-3110

Located in the Old Company Store

Hand N Hand provides food assistance to those in need, no referral necessary. Clothing assistance also occasionally available. Applicant must call ahead for clothing and food support. Weekly distribution of foods and other items given Wednesday mornings from 9:00 am-12:00 pm.


Meadow Bridge United Methodist Church

Meadow Bridge, WV 25976
Rt. 20, Across from doctors office

(304) 484-7952

http://meadowbridgeumc.org/

Meadow Bridge United Methodist Church supplies food sources as available and needed, first come first serve. Monday, Wednesday, and Fridays from 9am-5pm.

Montgomery Presbyterian Church

4th and Washington Street

Montgomery, WV 25136
(304) 779-2870

www.wvpresbytery.org

Montgomery Presbyterian Church offers a food pantry from 9:30am -– 11:30am daily. One bag of food is available with no referral or guidelines. Clothing Closet is from 9am-12 pm. One bag of clothing and shoes is provided with no referral or guidelines needed. Call to confirm they are open for service before visiting.

 

Oak Hill Better Living Center & Thrift Store

1440 E Main Street

Oak Hill, WV 25901

(304) 465-6485

Oak Hill Better Living Center & Thrift Store is an independent Christian ministry designed to help the community with various needs such as: clothing, shoes, household items, and electronics, all at discounted and affordable pricing.

The center also assists individuals with utility payments, rent, rent deposits and food for those in need.

 

Oak Hill United Methodist Church

250 Main St.
Oak Hill, WV
25901
(304) 469-4126

http://oakhillumc.com/

Oak Hill United Methodist Church provides food to those in need, every 4th Wednesday of the month, except in November and December, when it’s the 3rd Wednesday of the month. To qualify, individuals must provide ID, proof of income, and social security number. No charge for services.

 

Page Baptist Church

Page, WV 25152
(304) 465-8641

Page Baptist Church offers possible food and/or utility assistance to individuals living in the immediate surrounding area. Call for assistance.

 

St. Peter and Paul Catholic Church

123 Elmore Street
Oak Hill, WV 25901
(304) 465-5445

www.ssppcatholic.org

St. Peter and Paul Catholic Church provides food on as needed basis, must have referral from DHHR, number of persons in home, and proof of income. Clothing Attic is open 1st and 3rd Tuesday of each month from 4:00 pm-6:00 pm. No referral needed for clothing. Utility assistance is available 1 time a year per family.  A $25.00 payment will be made directly to utility company on behalf of persons requesting assistance.

 

The Salvation Army

312 S. Fayette St.
Beckley, WV 25801-5416

(304) 253-9541

www.salvationarmy.org

The Salvation Army provides food, clothing and assistance with utility bills and some rental assistance. Applicant must have referral from DHHR to receive any of these services. This is provided as funds are available. Call for information on availability. Assistance includes food, clothing and kitchen items which are available to those who are homeless, victims of fire, victims of flooding or a resident of the Women’s Resource Center.

 

TSN/WIC Program

1822 E. Main Street,
Oak Hill, WV
25901
(304) 465-5314

www.wvdhhr.org

TSN/WIC offers a nutrition program for women, infants, and children. Monday-Friday from 8:30am-4:30pm by appointment. TSN/WIC provides nutritional assistance to pregnant women, postpartum women (up to 6 months after delivery), breast feeding women (up to 12 month after delivery), infants & children up to age 5. Foods available through local grocers: milk, juice, cheese, tuna, infant juice, infant cereal, infant formula, eggs, cereal, peanut butter, carrots. To qualify bring birth certificates, proof of income and address, proof of pregnancy, Social Security Cards, immunization records and WIC ID folder if you have it. No charge for services.
Incomes levels for WIC are quite high, a family of 4 can have income of up to $671.00 per week and still qualify.

 

West Virginia University Extension Service

104 E. Wiseman Ave
Fayetteville, WV 25840
(304) 574-4253

www.fayette.ext.wvu.edu/

WV University Extension Service provides those in need with basic nutrition and cooking class to receive food provisions. Food preservation information is available.No fee for services.


Clothing Assistance

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Ansted Ministry Center

Ansted, WV 25812

(304) 658-5874 (Town of Ansted)

Ansted Ministry Center provides clothing, food, personal care items and household cleaning supplies. No referrals are needed; however, requirements include proof of income, current utility bill and number of individuals in the household. Hours of operation are Tuesday and Thursday from 10:00am-2:00pm.

 

Donna Martin

Danese, WV 25831

(304) 438-5551

Donna Martin is an independent volunteer. Mrs. Martin locates various items when a request is made. These items include:  clothing, furniture, household needs and appliances when available. Services are on a first come, first serve basis. Call ahead to discuss needs and make arrangements to pick up items. Hours of operation are Monday-Thursday from 9am-6pm


DHHR

1400 Virginia Street
Oak Hill, WV 25901
(304) 469-9613

www.wvdhhr.org

DHHR can provide clothing vouchers for purchase of children'’s clothing for school. Sign-up for clothing vouchers begins in July. Applicant must meet income eligibility requirements. DHHR will also supply clothing vouchers and other support services for adults preparing to attend work or school. Applicant must be currently receiving or have received Temporary Assistance For Needy Families (TANF) benefits within the last six (6) months.

 

Falls View Presbyterian Church

PO Box 5
Charlton Heights, WV
25040
Located on Rt. 60 in Falls View
(304) 846-2294

Falls View Presbyterian Church has a baby clothing and accessory pantry. It  is held weekly on Wednesday, from 12:00pm - 4:00pm. Assistance includes clothing for children 0 to 5 years of age, accessories such as cribs and car seats (as items are available), diapers and wipes are usually available. Also, they partner with WIC to provide baby formula, baby food, and milk. Applicant must meet WIC income guidelines and criteria to receive food and formula. Call to confirm they are open before visiting. No fee for services.

 

Fayetteville Methodist Church

120 High Street

Fayetteville, WV 25840

(304) 574-0187

http://fayettevilleumc.com/

Fayetteville Methodist Church operates a Food Pantry on the 4th Thursday of every month, except November and December, when the pantry will be open the 3rd Thursday. No referral needed, but must live in Fayetteville or immediate surrounding area. Bring in a utility bill for proof of address. Occasional funds for utility assistance. A $25.00 assistance will be given once a year. Applicant must have DHHR or EnAct referral for utility assistance. Call for utility information on utility assistance.

 

Fayette Starting Points

PO Box 283
Alloy, WV
25002 Rt. 60,
Located inside Old Falls View Elementary

(304) 779-3109

Services offered by Fayette Starting Points include a baby pantry which has formula, diapers, accessories and small children’s clothing. They serve all of Fayette County, with no charge for services. Referral is helpful. They are open on Wednesday mornings.

 

Goodwill Industries

635 Fayette Square

Oak Hill, WV 25901

1-800-741-0186

www.goodwill.org

Goodwill Industries offer various sizes and styles of clothing for men, women and children at affordable prices. Also, shoes and winter wear in like-new condition are available.

 

Hand ‘N Hand

98 Buzzy Street

Summerlee Road
Oak Hill, WV
25901

(304) 465-0306 (alternate phone) (304) 574-3110

Located in the Old Company Store

Hand N Hand provides food assistance to those in need, no referral necessary. Clothing assistance also occasionally available. Applicant must call ahead for clothing and food support. Weekly distribution of foods and other items is on Wednesday mornings from 9:00 am -– 12:00 pm.

 

Montgomery Presbyterian Church

4th and Washington Street
Montgomery, WV 25136

(304) 846-2294

wvpresbytery.org/ministries/

Montgomery Presbyterian Church operates a food pantry from 9:30am-11:30am daily. One bag of food is available with no referral or guidelines. Clothing Closet is open from 9am-12 pm. One bag of clothing and shoes is available with no referral or guidelines needed. Call to confirm they are open for service before visiting.

 

Oak Hill Better Living Center & Thrift Store

1440 E Main Street

Oak Hill, WV 25901

(304) 465-6485

Oak Hill Better Living Center & Thrift Store is an independent Christian ministry designed to help the community with various needs such as: clothing, shoes, household items, and electronics, all at discounted and affordable pricing. The center also assists individuals with utility payments, rent, rent deposits and food for those in need.

 

Salvation Army Corps at Fayette, Nicholas, Webster, Wyoming and Raleigh Counties

Center location: 312 South Fayette Street

Beckley, WV 25801

(304) 253-9541

also: 600 South Fayette Street

Beckley, WV 25801

(304) 253-6061

The Salvation Army Corps provides clothing for those in emergency situations such as: homelessness, evictions, natural disasters, and in some cases, poverty.


St. Peter and Paul Catholic Church

123 Elmore Street
Oak Hill, WV 25901
(304) 465-5445

www.ssppcatholic.org

St. Peter and Paul Catholic Church provides food on as needed basis, must have referral from DHHR, number of persons in home, and proof of income. Clothing Attic is open 1st and 3rd Tuesday of each month from 4:00 pm-6:00 pm. No referral needed for clothing. Utility assistance is available 1 time a year per family. Referral from DHHR, number of persons in home and proof of income are needed. A $25.00 payment will be made directly to utility company on behalf of persons requesting assistance.

 

The Good Samaritan Center

108 Main Street
Oak Hill, WV 25901

(304) 465-8911

Hours: Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday from 9:00am-2:00pm

The Good Samaritan Center provides various items for babies that include diapers,wipes, baby furniture and clothing. Also available are clothing for men, women and children. Household items are supplied as well as linens, curtains, dishes and furniture at times. Items are covered by .25 donation to the ministry. This covers all of Southern WV.