Southern Appalachian Labor School (SALS)
Community Development and Education on the Move
P.O. Box 127
Kincaid, WV 25119
SALS Community Center
Located in Beards Fork
Sothern Appalachian Labor School offers programs that provide rehabilitation for dilapidated and inefficient homes for low income families in economically devastated rural coalfield communities. As a HOME program organization SALS constructs homes and qualifies families for financing through the West Virginia Housing Development Fund. Certified counselors assist families in preparing their applications.
USDA Rural Housing Services
Rural Developement (Area Office)
Beckley Service Center
473 Ragland Road
(304) 252-5809 Fax
Home Repair Loan and Grant Program - loans are available to very low-income rural residents who own and occupy a dwelling in need of repairs. Funds are available for repairs to improve or modernize a home, or to remove health and safety hazards. This loan is a 1% loan that may be repaid over a 20-year period.