Find out ways to get connected with FRN Projects and Community Coalitions.


Resources:  Information & Referral – Internet Address for the Database:  The Database of Community Resources for Cabell and Wayne County, WV, is maintained by Information and Referral Service and located on the Cabell County Public Library’s website.

CALL 2-1-1 or

Cabell Co. Quick Guide:


Resources for families & individuals with disabilities:  

Resources for healthy teeth guide:

Resource – 2020 Summer Fun Guide:  or to register for update alerts throughout the summer


Apps for smartphones:  

WV Help App –,

Litt Lite app for utility assistance –


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Schedule of Community Meetings updated August 2020

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Community Coalition Meeting Schedule (meetings 1 hr. monthly unless noted) updates by Cabell Co. FRN Aug 2020

>> Schedules subject to change. Please contact each meeting representative to confirm the information.<<

1st     Ed. Matters, 9 am, UWRC PEP, 10-12, quarterly *  
        CCSET 12:30, quarterly,

Locations TBA*

        OSYC, 12-2, Cabell DHHR  
2nd     Success by Six, 1 pm, UWRC Healthy Connections, 11, RVCDS C-WC, 10 -11:30, Cabell DHHR
        CE Alliance, 11, New Baptist * TCYOH, 9-9:30, UWRC
3rd Region 5 Prevention, 10-12, So. Charleston*   CCSAPP Coalition, 12, UWRC * GRRSAC, 9-11, 1st State Hurricane Region 2 Summit,

10 am-12 pm, Kanawha DHHR

        Try This 10:30-12, monthly, TBA &

FRC, 12, quarterly, FRC*

4th CCCFTE, noon, Health Dept. FRN, (Jan – Oct), 9:30-11 Locations TBA * Empower, 12-2, HHA    




Coalitions   * Indicates varied schedule check with contact for details Locations Contacts Email & Website: Schedules are subject to change so please contact each person if you are interested in a meeting.
Cabell Co. Coalition for Tobacco Free Environment (CCCFTE):  tobacco prevention related activities Health Dept. Teresa Adkins Mills, 304-523-6483 ext. 283,

Cabell Co. Family Resource Network (FRN): Networking, Education, Health, Child & Family Well-being, Strengthening Families, Partners in Prevention Locations TBA Debra Harris Bowyer, 304-697-0255,

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Cabell Co. Student Empowerment Team (CCSET): Resource connections to schools Quarterly,

Locations TBA

Ellenda Ward,


Cabell Co. Substance Abuse Prevention Partnership (CCSAPP):  subcommittee of PEP serving Cabell County with promotional & universal prevention efforts, events, and activities. United Way Angela D. Saunders, Director of PEP, 304 523 – 8929, ext. 110,

Sub-committees: Community Outreach, Education & Training

Cab-Way Collaborative (C-WC): Service delivery improvements in Cabell Wayne, training and community resource Cabell DHHR Janice McCoy

Lora Moore

Natalie B. Murphy ,

CE (Continuing Education) Alliance:  Inter-agency Training Amy Kennedy-Rickman,

NOTE: Check with contact for details

Education Matters:  Coalition, Family Support & Involvement for students United Way Lena Burdette,


Empower:  Financial Stability , Volunteer tax preparation – VITA, financial topics, budgeting, savings Housing Authority Amy Messinger,


NOTE: arrive before noon

Family Resource Center (FRC):, after school & Summer programs, emergency food boxes FRC, quarterly Shane Randolph, 304-751-5137 srandolph@HWVHA.ORG

NOTE: Meets after Try This

Great Rivers Regional System for Addiction Care (GRRSAC): GRRSAC is an innovative approach to addressing addiction and recovery in Cabell, Jackson, Kanawha and Putnam to address the opioid epidemic in WV First State Bank, Hurricane Tina Ramirez,


Healthy Connections: Supports mothers struggling with substance use disorders and the well-being of their families River Valley CARES Crystal Welch,

304-346-9864 ext. 4277
Out of School Youth Council (OSYC): The Region 2 WIB provides services to assist the youth of our region to prepare for a productive career through various beneficial training & educational initiatives. Cabell DHHR Heather Merritt,

Burcu Delph


Prevention Empowerment Partnership (PEP): PEP is the prevention coalition for the River Cities. PEP addresses all types of prevention. Cabell Co. Library Angela D. Saunders Director of PEP, 304 523 – 8929, ext. 110,

Work groups: Substance Use & Misuse, including Underage Drinking; Assessment, Evaluation & Resource Development; Media & Marketing and; Youth Engagement.

Region 2 Summit:  Regional interagency service improvements Kanawha DHHR Rhonda McCormick Hayes
Region 5 Prevention: So. Charleston Kimberly Shoemake


Location TBA *

Success by Six:  Early childhood initiative for ages 0 to 6 United Way Lena Burdette


The Center: Youth Opportunity Hub United Way Christina Walters

Try This Huntington!: Plan family nutrition & fitness activities Locations TBA Shane Randolph, 304-751-5137, srandolph@HWVHA.ORG

NOTE: Meets before FRC quarterly at the FRC