EnAct Community Action

Address: 201 2nd Avenue, Montgomery, WV 25136

Phone: 304-442-2018

Services:

  • 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

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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

Services: Family Assistance Services– Medicaid, WVCHIP, Medicaid for Long-Term-Care, Medicare Premium Assistance Programs, Non-Emergency Medical Transportation (NEMT), Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), Emergency Assistance,  Indigent Burial Program, Refugee Resettlement, Tel-Assistance, SNAP E&T, Low Income Energy Assistance Program (LIEAP), 20% Discount Utility program, Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF), School Clothing Allowance (SCA) and Other Needs Assistance Disaster Programs. Social Services–Adoption, Adult Guardianship, Adult Protective Services, Adult Residential Care, Child Abuse Awareness and Prevention, Child Protective Services, Child Welfare Licensing, Domestic Violence Services, Foster Care, Health Care Surrogate, Homeless Services, Interstate Compact on the Placement of Children, Specialized Family Care, Subsidized Legal Guardianship, Unclaimed Deceased Bodies, Youth Services, and Youth Transitioning Services. Early Care and Education– Licensing of Child Care Centers and Family Child Care Facilities, Registration of Family Child Care Homes, Registration of Out of School Time Programs, Provide Subsidy Services to eligible families for child care, Technical assistance to child care providers, and Tiered Reimbursement system for high quality child care services.

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Fayetteville United Methodist Church

Address: 120 High Street, Fayetteville, WV 25840

Phone: 304-574-0187

Services:

  • 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.

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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

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Oak Hill United Methodist Church

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

Phone: 304-469-4126

Services:

  • 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.

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Salvation Army

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

Phone: 304-253-9541

Email: beckleywv@uss.salvationarmy.org

Services

  • 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

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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.

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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.

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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

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