County United Way Offices

Harrison County United Way
Phone:(304) 624-6337
Website: www.unitedwayhcwv.org

Marion County United Way
Phone: (304) 366-4550
Website: www.uwmarion.org

Children

CASA for Kids
Phone: (304) 366-4198
Website: www.wvcasa.org

"Our mission is to develop and strengthen CASA programs throughout West Virginia through technical assistance, training, public awareness activities, research and resource development to assure quality volunteer advocacy for every abused/neglected child in the West Virginia court system."

Disability Action Center
Phone: (304) 366-3213
Website: www.disabilityactioncenter.com

Marion County Public Library
Phone: (304) 366-1210
Website: www.mcpls.org

Mountaineer Boys and Girls Club
Phone: (304) 292-7510
Website: www.mbgclub.org

"Boys & Girls Clubs offer a safe-place for children to grow. Boys and Girls Club programs and services promote and enhance the development of boys and girls by instilling a sense of competence, usefulness, belonging and influence."

Try-Again Homes
Phone: (304) 363-5863
Website: www.try-againhomes.org

"Try-Again Homes, Incorporated is a private, non-profit corporation committed to providing safe nurturing places for children in need and dedicated to the growth, development, and empowerment of individuals and families for healthier communities."

Health and Wellness

American Red Cross- WV Chapter
Phone: (304) 598-9500 (ext 105)
Website: www.redcross.org/wv/morgantown

American Red Cross- North Central WV Chapter
Phone: (304) 624-7689 (ext 8125)
Website: www.redcross.org/wv/clarksburg

Caritas House
Phone: (304) 985-0021
Website: NA

Disability Action Center
Phone: (304) 366-3213
Website: www.disabilityactioncenter.com

Hospice Care Corporation
Phone: (304) 212-8342
Website: www.hospicecarecorp.org

"Hospice Care brings compassion, care and support to individuals and their families transitioning through life-limiting illness while providing outreach, education and expertise in grief support to the entire community."

Milan Puskar Health Right
Phone: (304) 292-8234 (ext 110)
Website: www.mphealthright.org

"Health Right is a primary care clinic that provides health care at no cost to unisured or underinsured low-income residents of North Central WV."

Veteran's Affair Hospital
Phone: (304) 623-3461
Website: www.clarksburg.va.gov

"The Louis A. Johnson VA Medical Center exists to serve the veteran through the delivery of timely quality care by staff who demonstrate outstanding customer service, the advancement of health care through research, and the education of tomorrow's health care providers."

Low-Income Services

Barlett House Homeless Shelter
Phone: (304) 292-0101
Website: www.bartletthouse.org

"Bartlett House addresses homeless issues on several levels. first by providing for emergency food, shelter and medical referrals; second by providing one-to-one comprehensive case management; and third by providing transitional and permanent supportive housing."

Caritas House
Phone: (304) 985-0021
Website: www.caritashouse.net

Criss Cross
Phone: (304) 623-0921
Website: www.criss-crosswv.org

"CRISS-CROSS, Inc. links people with resources and develops programs and services with community input and support to address unmet needs."

Milan Puskar Health Right
Phone: (304) 292-8234 (ext 110)
Website: www.mphealthright.org

"Health Right is a primary care clinic that provides health care at no cost to unisured or underinsured low-income residents of North Central WV."

Mon County Habitat for Humanity
Phone: (304) 292-0914
Website: www.moncountyhfh.org

"Mon County Habitat for Humanity (MCHFH) works through volunteer labor and monetary and material donations to accomplish Habitat for Humanity International’s mission to eliminate poverty housing and homelessness from the world, and to make decent shelter a matter of conscience and action."

North Central WV Community Action
Phone: (304) 363-4367
Website: http://ncwvcaa.org/

"North Central West Virginia Community Action Association helps individuals and families reach their highest levels of social and economic independence by providing a broad range of anti-poverty services and educational resources."

Soup Opera
Phone: (304) 367-1098
Website: NA

Victim Services

CASA for Kids
Phone: (304) 366-4198
Website: www.wvcasa.org

"Our mission is to develop and strengthen CASA programs throughout West Virginia through technical assistance, training, public awareness activities, research and resource development to assure quality volunteer advocacy for every abused/neglected child in the West Virginia court system."

HOPE Inc.
Phone: (304) 367-1100
Website: N/A

Education

Disability Action Center
Phone: (304) 366-3213
Website: www.disabilityactioncenter.com

Girls on the Run
Phone: (304) 685-4140
Website: http://www.gotrncwv.org/

"Girls on the Run combines training for a 5K (3.1 miles) running event with healthy living education. Our programs instill self-esteem and strong values through  health education, life skills development, mentoring relationships, and physical training – all of which are accomplished through an active collaboration with girls and their parents, schools, volunteers, staff, and the community."

Literacy Volunteers of Harrison County
Phone: (304) 624-0533
Website: http://www.lvhc.org/

LVHC is a non-profit organization serving Harrison County West Virginia. We offer and confidential tutoring to all ages pre-K through adult. We do not discriminate due to gender, race, ethnicity, or economic status. All of our services are free. We encourage you to get involved and help others improve their literacy skills."

Literacy Volunteers of Marion County
Phone: (304) 366-6055
Website: www.learntoreadmarion.com

"Our mission is to help the citizens of Marion County develop the basic skills needed to function in today's society. This includes improving your reading and writing skills, tutoring you in various areas of study such as history, math , and science, as well as providing basic computer literacy classes."

Marion County Public Library
Phone: (304) 366-1210
Website: www.mcpls.org

Mountaineer Boys and Girls Club
Phone: (304) 292-7510
Website: www.mbgclub.org

"Boys & Girls Clubs offer a safe-place for children to grow. Boys and Girls Club programs and services promote and enhance the development of boys and girls by instilling a sense of competence, usefulness, belonging and influence."

Northern Appalachian Coal Mining Heritage
Phone: (304) 534-1776
Website: http://nacmha.org/

"The Northern Appalachian Coal Mining Heritage Association (NACMHA) is dedicated to educating the public on our regional coal mining heritage."

Environmental/Community

CVB Marion
Phone: (304) 368-1123
Website: www.marioncvb.org

"The Convention & Visitors Bureau of Marion County Inc. is a nonprofit marketing and sales organization whose sole purpose is to take the leadership role in developing the area’s tourism industry and advancing Marion County as a vacation, group tour and meeting destination."

Main Street Fairmont
Phone: (304)-366-0468
Website: www.mainstreetfairmont.org

"Main Street Fairmont has a solid relationship with many local and statewide community agencies dedicated to revitalizing different aspects of West Virginia’s landscape. Our organization is working to continue to make downtown Fairmont an even better place with more opportunities for economic development and fun activities."

Marion County Public Library
Phone: (304) 366-1210
Website: www.mcpls.org

North Central WV Community Action
Phone: (304) 363-4367
Website: http://ncwvcaa.org/

"North Central West Virginia Community Action Association helps individuals and families reach their highest levels of social and economic independence by providing a broad range of anti-poverty services and educational resources."

WV Botanical Garden
Phone: (304) 216-8704
Website: www.wvbg.org

"The West Virginia Botanic Garden (WVBG), in harmony with nature, seeks to enhance the quality of life through public enjoyment and education involving inspirational landscapes and displays of a rich variety of ornamental plants appropriate to the region."

Elderly

Golden Living Center
Phone: (304) 599-9480
Website: www.goldenlivingcenter.com

"Golden LivingCenters, where we share our passion for improving quality of life through innovative healthcare, one person, one family and one community at a time."

Hospice Care Corporation
Phone: (304) 212-8342
Website: www.hospicecarecorp.org

"Hospice Care brings compassion, care and support to individuals and their families transitioning through life-limiting illness while providing outreach, education and expertise in grief support to the entire community."

Marion Unity Apartments
Phone: (304) 363-0678
Website: http://www.hrdewv.org/marionunity.htm

"Unity Housing has continually met the mission by successfully assisting thousands of West Virginians through advocacy, empowerment and the successful administration of almost 1000 units of subsidized housing for elderly, financially disadvantaged and disabled individuals."                

Pierpont/Tygart Center
Phone: (304) 363-2273
Website: www.genesishcc.com

"Genesis HealthCare — one of the nation's largest skilled nursing and rehabilitation therapy providers."

Sundale Nursing Home
Phone: (304) 599-0497
Website: www.sundalecare.com

"Sundale Nursing Home is a newly remodeled 120 bed facility located on J.D. Anderson Drive in Morgantown. Staff have an ultimate goal of returning as many residents to the community as possible. For those residents unable to return to the community, Sundale is dedicated to maintaining them at their highest level of functioning."

Animals

Humane Society of Harrison County
Phone: (304) 592-1600
Website: www.hshcwv.org

Marion County Humane Society
Phone: (304) 366-5391
Website: www.mchswv.com

 

Amy V. Drvar, LGSW
Assistant Director of Career Development
Civic Engagement Coordinator
Turley Student Services Center, Room 222
Phone: (304) 367-4644
Fax: (304) 367-4406
Amy.Drvar@FairmontState.edu

Megan Stivason
FSU Reads Graduate Assistant
Turley Student Services Center, room 222
Phone: (304) 367-4204
Fax: (304) 367-4406
FSUReads@fairmontstate.edu
FSUCounts@fairmontstate.edu

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