Adult Protective Services

Address: Fayette County Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR)-1400 Virginia Street, Oak Hill, WV 25901

Phone: 304-465-9613

Fax: 304-465-7288

Hours of Operation: 8:00 am to 5:00 pm – Monday thru Friday

Reports of abuse, neglect or exploitation are made to Central Intake by calling 1-800-352-6513

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Caring.com

Phone: 800-973-1540

Services: A leading senior care resource for family caregivers seeking information and support as they care for aging parents, spouses and other loved ones. We have been featured by AARP, The Administration for Community Living, The National Legal Resource Center, and Forbes, as well as referenced by many governmental agencies and organizations across the Internet.

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Central WV Aging Services

Address: 1799 East Main Street, PO Box 119, Oak Hill, WV 25901

Phone: 304-465-0885 or toll-free at 1-800-681-0886

Fax: 304-465-0886

Services: Provides companion care and personal care services that are designed to take over or assist in the activities that elders need to be able to stay at home safely and with dignity. These may include medication and fluids reminders, light housekeeping, meal preparation, grooming or bathing assistance, transport to medical appointments, and running errands.

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Putnam County Aging Program

Oak Hill Nutrition Site
108 Lewis Street, Oak Hill, WV 25901
Mary Bragg, Center Director

Meadow Bridge Nutrition Site
8910 Sewell Creek Road, Meadow Bridge, WV 25976
Center Director: Mary Bragg

Smithers Nutrition Site
518 Michigan Avenue, Smithers, WV 25186
Center Director: Betty Wood

Phone: (304) 465-8484

Services: Nutritious Meals, Home Delivered Meals (to eligible Seniors), Social Interaction, Exercise, Daily Telephoning, Guest Speakers, Health Screenings – Blood Pressure, Health Fairs, Letter Reading and/or Writing, Monthly Parties – Birthday and Holiday, Trips and Picnics, Computer Classes with Internet Access, Family Caregiver Support Progam, Non-Emergency Medical Transport

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Social Security Administration

Address: 307 Beckley Crossing, Beckley, WV 25801

Phone: 866-964-2042

Hours of Operation: Monday 9am-4pm, Tuesday 9am-4pm, Wednesday 9am-12pm, Thursday 9am-4pm, Friday 9am-4pm, Saturday Closed, Sunday Closed

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United Mine Workers of America

Address: 160 Heartland Drive, Beckley, WV 25801

Phone: 304-256-2600

Fax: 304-256-2626

Services: The United Mine Workers of America is a diverse union with membership that includes coal miners, manufacturing workers, clean coal technicians, health care workers, corrections officers and public employees throughout the United States and Canada. The UMWA is achieving significant success in providing workers with a voice on the job and financial security at home. Because of the union’s long-term emphasis on safety, UMWA members work in the safest environments in their respective industries. The UMWA continues the fight we began in 1890 for safe workplaces, good wages and benefits, and strong representation for working families throughout North America.

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WV Bureau of Senior Services

Address: 1900 Kanawha Blvd. East, Charleston, WV 25305 -Town Center Mall, 3rd level

Phone: 304-558-3317

Fax: 304-558-5609

Services: Providing senior programs and services that are offered throughout the state of West Virginia — from transportation to meals to exercise classes to in-home services. As our nation’s aging population grows, about 27,000 West Virginia Baby Boomers will turn 60 every year. The Bureau of Senior Services will continue to focus on the changing needs of older West Virginians and to lead the way with programs that promote health, dignity and independence.    

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