News & Events

WV Caring Employees Work to Raise Money for Bonnie’s Bus

CLARKSBURG, W.Va. – Bonnie’s Bus is a mobile mammography unit that travels across West Virginia, offering breast cancer screening in a comfortable, convenient environment.

“A lot of people don’t realize one in eight women will get breast cancer in their lifetime, that’s significant,” explained Kim Riley, Bonnie’s Bus Volunteer.

Kim Riley and Sherry Belldina have made it their mission to provide women in rural areas access to mammograms.

Read the full story from WBOY

Christmas Open House at
West Virginia Caring Resale Shops

Need to find that unique gift for that person who has everything? There is a way to find that special gift and give back to help area residents. West Virginia Caring will be hosting its Christmas Open House celebration at their Bellview Resale Shop and their Reedsville Resale Shop on Monday, December 16, 2019. WV Caring invites the public to join them for this event to appreciate its customers and the community with a one-day sale at 50% off everything in the store.

  • The fun will begin at 9:30 AM and continue until 4:30 PM at the Resale Shop. It is conveniently located on Route 7 East near the busy intersection of Routes 7 and 92 in Reedsville and about two miles away from WV Caring’s non-profit headquarters in Arthurdale, WV.
  • In addition to the Reedsville location, beginning at 9:30 AM and continuing until 4:30 PM the Resale Shop located at 603 Bellview Boulevard, Route 19 just below the busy Fair Hills shopping plaza, and a few miles away from the WV Caring office on Country Club Road in Fairmont.

WV Caring Resale Shop Manager, Debbie Markley welcomes everyone to stop by and find those unique gifts at half off their already low prices. In addition to the sale, there will be plenty of Christmas music and light refreshments. Drawings for door prizes will be pulled throughout the day

The store stocks a mix of gently used or new donated items including clothing, shoes, home goods, toys, furniture, video and books. There’s old local books and items from around the area. All proceeds raised from the store provide funding for WV Caring’s terminally ill patients and families who do not have an ability to pay for care.

WV Caring, an advanced illness provider offering hospice and counseling, is a community based non-profit corporation, that operates the Resale Shop program to expand its outreach and education of hospice in a way that the community can give back and support its mission. Its concept and purpose are to provide funding for WV Caring’s terminally ill patients and families, while offering the community good value and a pleasant shopping experience.

WV Caring’s Resale Shop in Reedsville will be celebrating too with a 50% off storewide sale – so why not visit both stores.

The Resale Shop’s hours are Monday through Wednesday from 9:30 AM – 4:30 PM Saturday’s hours are from 9:00 AM – 2 PM.

For more information about either donating or volunteering your time, please contact Debbie Markley, WV Caring Resale Shop Manager at (304) 366-7995 or stop at the WV Caring Resale Shop.

The WV Caring’s Resale Shop in Bellview, WV will be celebrating its Christmas Open House too with 50% off everything in the store – so why not visit both stores.

The Resale Shop’s hours are Monday through Friday from 9:30 AM – 4:30 PM and Saturday from 9:00 AM – 2 PM.

For more information about either donating or volunteering your time, please contact Debbie Markley, Manager, WV Caring Resale Shop at (304) 864-4010 or stop at either of the WV Caring Resale Shops.

Grief Educational Sessions

Come learn about the grief process and positive coping skills

Monongalia County:

Woodland United Methodist Church: 1846 Mileground Rd, Morgantown, WV 26505    

November 14th– 6:00 – 7:00 PM                                             December 12th 6:00-7:00 PM

Preston County:

Wesley United Methodist Church: 107 W. High St., Kingwood, WV 26537

November 19th 12:00- 1:00 PM                                              December 17th 12:00- 1:00 PM

Taylor County:

Taylor County Public Library: 200 Beech St., Grafton, WV 26354

November 12th– 2:00-3:00 PM                                               December 10th 2:00-3:00 PM

For more information or in case of inclement weather, please contact WV Caring office at 1-800-350-1161

  

Please join us for any of our free holiday’s grief & loss support groups …

Coping with the Holidays

Northern Areas

Monongalia County:

Harmony at Morgantown: 50 Harmony Drive, Morgantown, WV 26505- (Turn right before Pines County Club. Check in at the concierge desk for guidance to support group location.)

November 13th -10:30-11:30 AM                                                December 10th– 10:30-11:30 AM

 

Blacksville United Methodist Church: 20 Daybrook Rd. Blacksville, WV 26521 (Located beside the Post Office)

November 11th– 6:00-7:00 PM                                                    December 9th– 6:00-7:00 PM

Preston County:

Preston Memorial Hospital-150 Memorial Drive, Kingwood, WV 26537 – Dogwood Conference Room

November 7TH 11:00-12:00 PM                                                  December 5th– 11:00-12:00 PM

November 19TH 5:00-6:00 PM                                                    December 17TH 5:00-6:00 PM

Marion County:

Fairmont Regional Medical Center: 1325 Locust Ave, Fairmont, WV 26554- Class Room B. (Enter through Medical Office Entrance. Go upstairs to hallway. Turn left. Room is on the left.)

November 4th– 6:00-7:00 PM                                                     December 2nd – 6:00-7:00 PM

November 14th– 11:00-12:00 PM                                                December 12th– 11:00-12:00 PM

Mannington Senior Center: 1 Senior Drive, Mannington WV 26582

November 6th-12:00-1:00 PM                                                    December 4th– 12:00-1:00 P.M.

Wetzel County:

Wetzel County Hospital:  3 East Benjamin Drive, New Martinsville, WV 26155- Conference Room 1 (Go through cafeteria, walk through dining room.  Conference Room 1 is on the right- Anyone can help at the front desk.)

November 8th 11:00-12:00 PM                                                   December 6th– 11:00-12:00 PM

November 13th 1:00-2:00 PM                                                     December 12th– 1:00-2:00 PM

If you have any questions or would like more information, please contact our Grief and Loss Team at 1-800-350-1161

  

Southern Areas

Pocahontas County:

Pocahontas Memorial Hospital: 150 Duncan Road, Buckeye, WV 26924

November 7th– 11:00-12:00 PM                                                  December 5th 11:00-12:00 PM

Green Bank Library: RR 28 Green Bank, WV 24944

November 7th– 1:00-2:00 PM                                                     December 5th 1:00- 2:00 PM

Tucker County:

Five Rivers Library: 301 Walnut St., Parsons, WV 26287

November 5th 11:00-12:00 PM                                                   December 3rd 11:00- 12:00 PM

Randolph County:

Davis Medical Center: 812 Gorman Ave., Elkins WV 26241

November 5th 2:00- 3:00 PM                                                      December 3rd 2:00-3:00 PM

Braxton County:

Braxton Memorial Hospital: 100 Hoylman Drive, Gassaway, WV 26624

November 6th 10:00-11:00 AM                                                   December 4th– 10:00-11:00 AM

Gilmer County:

Glenville Public Library: 214 Walnut Street, Glenville, WV 26351

November 6th 2:00-3:00 PM                                                       December 4th 2:00-3:00 PM

Calhoun County:

Calhoun County Library: 250 Mill Street, Glenville, WV 26147

November 13th 1:00-2:00 PM                                                     December 11th 1:00-2:00 PM

Barbour County:

Broadddus Hospital: 1 Healthcare Drive, Philippi, WV 26241

November 12th 11:00-12:00 PM                                                 December 10th 11:00-12:00 PM

If you have any questions or would like more information, please contact our Grief and Loss Team at 1-800-350-1161