Utility Assistance

EnAct Community Action

Address: 201 2nd Avenue, Montgomery, WV 25136

Phone: 304-442-2018


  • Community Action Agencies
  • Employment Preparation
  • Food Pantries
  • Glasses/Contact Lenses
  • Home Maintenance and Minor Repair Service
  • Housing Expense Assistance
  • Information and Referral
  • Prescription Expense Assistance
  • Tax Preparation Assistance
  • Utility Assistance


Fayette County Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR)

Address: 1400 Virginia Street, Oak Hill, WV 25901

Phone: 304-465-9613

Fax: 304-465-7288

Hours of Operation: 8:30 am to 5:00 pm – Monday thru Friday


Adolescent Pregnancy Prevention – Provides development, oversight, etc. of adolescent…more

AIDS/STD/Hepatitis Program – Prevention through health education, training, risk reduction…more

Birth To Three – A statewide system of services and supports for children under age three…more

Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening – Public health program that helps uninsured or underinsured…more

Children and Adult Services – Provides protective services for adults, ages eighteen and older…more

Children’s Health Insurance (WVCHIP) – Provides health insurance to children who qualify…more

Electronic Benefit Transfer (EBT) – Electronic delivery of Food Stamp and WV WORKS monthly…more

Early Care and Education – Allows collaboration among DHHR, DOE, and the public over the Internet…more

Family Planning – Federal program devoted to the nation-wide provision of family planning services…more

HealthCheck – WV’s E.P.S.D.T – A child preventive health component of Medicaid…more

Health Statistics Center – Repository of vital records and health-related data sources…more

Help Me Grow – A FREE referral service that connects families with critical developmental resources for their children birth through five years.

Immunization Program
 – Prevents and controls vaccine-preventable diseases among children…more

Infectious Disease Epidemiology – Manage communicable disease threats through education…more

Infectious Medical Waste Program – Ensuring the protection of the public health, safety…more

Injury Prevention – Identify trends in needlestick and sharp object injuries…more

Newborn Metabolic Screening– Protect newborn infants from mental retardation and other…more

Older Youth Transition Plan  – A guide that the youth/ youth’s worker Plan is as…more

Right From the Start– Programs to help obtain Medicaid coverage for yourself and baby…more

Rural Hospital Flex Program  – Allows small hospitals the flexibility to reconfigure operations…more

SNAP – Provides monthly benefits to help eligible households buy food…more

Tobacco Prevention – Help participants quit tobacco, nicotine replacement therapy…more

WISEWOMAN Program – Provides low-income uninsured women, age 40 to 64 with knowledge…more

Women, Infants and Children– WIC is a special supplemental nutrition program for women, infants…more

West Virginia Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention Program (WVCLPPP) – WVCLPPP works to end childhood lead poisoning…more
WV WORKS – Provides monthly cash assistance to eligible families…more


Fayetteville United Methodist Church

Address: 120 High Street, Fayetteville, WV 25840

Phone: 304-574-0187


  • Gathering Time – Come join us weekly to be fed physically and spiritually. We serve a continental breakfast. All ages are welcome. 2 times are available: 9:30 – 9:45 a.m. (Ends before Sunday School) and 10:30 – 10:45 a.m. (Ends before Worship)
  • Community Chili Feed – The second Thursday of each month from 6 to 7:30 p.m. the church invites the community for a chili feed. This evening is a time of free food and fellowship. Donations are used to support local ministries. Cathedral Cafe’s famous white bean chicken chili and a variety of other delicious foods are offered.
  • Food Pantry – Jesus has commanded us to feed the hungry. The food pantry is hosted on the fourth Thursday of each month from 10 am until noon with the exception of November and December those are the Thursdays before Thanksgiving and Christmas.


Lifeline Support for Affordable Communications

Address: Federal Communications Commission, 445 12th Street SW, Washington, DC 20554

Phone: 888-255-5322

Services: Lifeline provides a discount on monthly service of $9.25 per month for eligible low-income subscribers. Subscribers may receive a Lifeline discount on either a wireline or a wireless service, but may not receive a discount on both services at the same time. Lifeline also supports broadband and broadband-voice bundles. FCC rules prohibit more than one Lifeline service per household.

Lifeline is available to eligible low-income subscribers in every state, territory, commonwealth, and on Tribal lands.

To participate in the program, subscribers must either have an income that is at or below 135% of the federal Poverty Guidelines  or participate in certain assistance programs. You can see if you are eligible with the Lifeline Eligibility Pre-Screening Tool on the Universal Service Administrative website at www.lifelinesupport.org


Oak Hill United Methodist Church

Address: 250 Main St E, Oak Hill, WV 25901

Phone: 304-469-4126


  • Housing Ministry, we host work teams who come in during the summer months who help those who come and minister to those who need repairs on their homes.
  • Free Community Meal each week at 4:30 PM
  • Food Pantry Ministry is hosted the 4th Wednesday of each month, except  November & December when it is on the 3rd Wednesday.
  • Back Pack Ministry
  • Utility Assistance is available on Tuesday and Thursday from 9:30 am to 11:30 am.


Salvation Army

Address: 312 South Fayette Street, PO Box 1573, Beckley WV 25802

Phone: 304-253-9541

Email: beckleywv@uss.salvationarmy.org


  • Aid to Families
  • Food & Nutrition Programs
  • Emergency Shelter
  • Casework Services
  • Adult Day Care
  • Senior Citizens Residences
  • Christian Education
  • Women’s Ministries
  • Men’s Ministries
  • Worship Services – Sunday School, Youth Ministries, Children’s / Teen, Church
  • Music & Arts Programs
  • Day Camp Activities
  • Latchkey Programs
  • Boys’ & Girls’ Club
  • Character Building Programs
  • Community Recreation & Education Programs
  • Alcohol and Drug Treatment


St. Peter and Paul Catholic Church

Address: 123 Elmore Street, Oak Hill, WV 25901

Phone: 304-465-5445

Services: provides food on as needed basis, must have a referral from DHHR/number of persons in home/proof of income. Clothing Attic is open 1st and 3rd Tuesday of each month from 4pm-6pm, no referral needed. Utility assistance is avaiable 1 time a year per family, must have a referral from DHHR/number of persons in home/proof of income.


West Virginia Low Income Energy Assistance Program (WV LIEAP)

Phone: 304-558-0628

Services: The West Virginia Low Income Energy Assistance Program (LIEAP) assists eligible households with the cost of home heating through direct cash payments or payments to utility companies on their behalf. A crisis component is available for households without resources facing the loss of a heating source. Eligibility for both program components is based on a combination of factors, including income, type of heating payment, and total heating costs.

The Division of Family Assistance (DFA) operates LIEAP in each of the DHHR field offices for a short time each winter, usually beginning with a mail-out to targeted households. In addition, DFA contracts with the Community Action network and with regional Agency on Aging offices to perform outreach and accept LIEAP applications at their local sites.


West Virginia 211

Phone: 211

Services: 24 HOURS A DAY. 7 DAYS A WEEK

You are not alone. Every day hundreds of people across West Virginia turn to 211 for information and support—whether financial, domestic, health or disaster-related. 

  • Addiction
  • Counseling + Mental Health
  • Crisis + Emergency
  • Disabilities
  • Domestic Violence
  • Emergency+ Disaster Relief
  • Food
  • Healthcare
  • Human Trafficking
  • Jobs + Education Reentry
  • Shelters + Housing + Utilities
  • Substance Abuse
  • Veterans