Member Agencies

United Way Supported Programs


American Red Cross

American Red Cross of Northeast WV

Executive Director – Carisa Collins
Phone: 304.598.9500
Website: www.redcrosswv.org
The American Red Cross prevents and alleviates human suffering in the face of emergencies by mobilizing the power of volunteers and the generosity of donors. The Northeast WV Chapter provides assistance to our military families, while also assisting those affected by disaster.



Disater Services:
Recovery and readiness activities such as mass care, client casework and assistance to meet disaster victims' immediate needs and reduce suffering.

Health and Safety Training:
Scholarschip support for non-profit agencies to receive health and safety training workships.

Blood Services:
Recruits volunteers, sponsors and donors to give blood at local drives to keep area hospitals stocked with life-saving blood products.

 

Bi-County Nutrition Program, Inc.

Executive Director - Wanda Carrico
Phone: 304.622.4075
Home-delivered meals for the elderly and disabled, congregate meals, nutrition education, and socialization for those 60 years of age and older in Harrison and Doddridge Counties.

 


 


Boy Scouts of America Allohak Council

Scout Executive - Dale Musgrave
Phone: 800.654.5272
Website: www.allohak.org
Dedicated to helping young people reach their full potential through leadership, citizenship, and ethics.

Programs focus on comprehensive youth development, citizenship training, leadership skill development and physical fitness.




Central WV Community Action

Executive Director - Shannon Cunningham
Phone: 304.622.8495
Website: www.cwvcaa.org
Serves low-income families through a variety of programs that address the goal of attaining self-sufficiency. General program categories including Head Start, Kids on the Block, family mentoring, housing, rural transportation, and employment services.

Family services:
Provides mentoring, free income tax preparation, budgeting and employment counseling with the ulitmate goal of economic self-sufficiency for every individual.

Rural Transportation:
Affordable transportation to senior citizens, disabled, and low income individuals with a focus on providing access to medical and other essential services.

Gorilla Youth, Inc.

Executive Director - Wesley Brown
Phone: 304.685.5849
Website: www.gorillastrengthsport.com
United Way supports programing that is geared toward helping at-risk youth succeed.
The program combines athletic training and tutoring, fosters increased communication
between students, teachers, and parents creating life-changing results.


 


Empowerment Through Employment

Executive Director - Janniece Sleigh
Phone: 304.623.3757
Website: www.eteinc.org
Is designed to support persons with disabilities who are interested in exploring and discovering their vocational skills, employment choices, and career potential through training and employment services.


Family Service of Marion and Harrison Counties

Executive Director - Carolyn Jones
Phone: 304.842.0200   or   304.366.4750
Counseling, case management services, alzheimer's care, and in-home assistance for the elderly and disabled.

In-Home Care:
Harrison County residents who are confined to their homes due to illness, accident or disablity are helped to maintain independent living through personal care, chore and homemaker services.

Counseling:
Professional counseling services offered to individuals, couples and families. Licensed Behavioral Health Cener located in Harrison County.



4-H Leaders Association of Harrison County

Youth Development Extension Agent - Jason Burnside
Phone: 304.624.8650
Encourages youth to take on leadership roles, promote life skills, and get involved in their community through various 4-H and youth development programs.



Girl Scouts of Black Diamond Council

Executive Director - Beth Casey
800.756.7616
Website: www.bdgsc.org
Dedicated to building girls of courage, confidence, and character, who make the world a better place.



Harrison County CASA Program, Inc.

Executive Director - Alisha Madia
Phone: 304.623.5749
Website: www.hcwvcasa.org
Email: harrisoncountycasa@frontier.com
Recruit, screen, and train Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) volunteers, appointed by a judge, to be his eyes and ears and speak for the best interests of abused and neglected children in the court system, with the goal of timely placement in a safe, permanent home.


Harrison County Child Advocacy Center

Executive Director - Jayne Landacre
Phone: 304.622.0375
Website: www.harrisoncountychildadvocacycenter.com
Services for sexually abused children and their families to begin the healing process. Educating children and adults about sexual abuse prevention.

Sexual Abuse Prevention Education:
Educates adults about steps they can take to prevent, recognize and react responsibly to child sexual abuse. Sexual abuse prevention education for children.

Forensic Evaluation:
Provides a comprehensive, coordinated response to abuse allegations in order to avoid duplicative interviewing. Recorded interviews become the property of the law enforcement or child protective services.

Family Advocacy:
Assists non-offending parents and caregivers by providing support, education and referrals to other agencies as needed while remaining focused on the needs of the child.

Supervised Visitation:
Provides a safe, child-friendly environment for family visitation in child abuse/neglect cases while cameras and sound equipment allow other parties involved in the case to observe the interaction with out obstructing the family dynamics.



Health Access, Incorporated

Executive Director - Jim Harris
Phone: 304.622.2708
Website: www.healthaccessinc.org
Email: jharris@healthaccessinc.org
A free primary care medical clinic providing care and prescription medications to income qualified uninsured adults from Harrison and Doddridge Counties.



Hope Inc. - Task Force on Domestic Violence

Executive Director - Harriet Sutton
Phone: 304.624.9835   or   304.367.1100
Services and shelter for sexual assault and domestic violence victims.

Crisis Intervention:
Provides a 24-hour hotline, advocacy services, professional counseling, information and referral services, legal services and emergency assistance to victims of domestic violence or sexual assault in Harrison County.

Shelter:
Provides shelter and a safe environment to Harrison County victims of domestic violence and sexual assault and their families.

Prevention:
Violence prevention education program in Harrison County schools and youth organizations which adresses healthy relationships, sexual harassment, bullying, bystander responsiblity and interent dangers


Legal Aid of West Virginia, Inc.

PAI Support Specialist - Diane Young
Phone: 304.623.6649
Website: www.lawv.net
Seeks equal justice for the poor, the elderly, people with disabilities, and victims of abuse.

Camp Catch Your Breath


Phone: 681.342.1560
United Way funding supports a week-long, overnight camp for children, ages 8-13 with asthma. The summer camp is held in July and provides a fun and educational experience for children with asthma who might not otherwise get to go to camp.
 

People’s Hospice

Executive Director - Linda Carte
Phone: 304.624.2424   or   800.339.9896
Care for the terminally ill and their families.

 

 

 

Scott Place Homeless Shelter

Executive Director - Vicki Geary

Shelter Manager - Courtney Young
Phone: 304.366.6543
A Program of North Central West Virginia Community Action Association, Inc. Emergency shelter, food, case management, and mentoring services for individuals and families.

 

Susan Dew Hoff Memorial Clinic

Administrative Assistant - Gail Marsh
Phone: 304.745.3700
Health and dental services to the actively working poor in Harrison County.
 


YMCA

Executive Director - Laura McMahon
Phone: 304.623.3303
Website: www.harrisoncountyymca.org
Helps individuals and families grow in spirit, mind, and body through character development activities.

Progressive Women's Association

304.624.6881

Funds support educational nutrition programs that teach Harrison County residents how to become more self-sufficient when planning meals and feeding times.