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Regional Family Resource Network
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Community Information/Announcements



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Helpful Information


National Suicide Prevention Logo
No matter what problems you are struggling with, hurting yourself isn't the answer.
Call 1-800-273-TALK (8255) to talk to a skilled, trained counselor 24 hours a day, seven days a week.


Talaris Institute is proud to announce Parenting Counts Center as a Free service.


Text 4 Baby - Get FREE messages each week on your cell phone to help you through your pregnancy and your baby's first year.


INSPIRE Referral Packet INSPIRE was initiated to address the needs of adolescents 11-18 years of age who are at risk of being removed from the home due to substance abuse, legal charges, or CPS involvement. This intensive program is structured in quarterly phases and designed to work systemically with all key persons in the client’s care group (family, community, educational setting, legal system, etc).


Federal Food Stamp Program Fact Sheet


IRS Launches On-Line Workshop for Exempt Organizations
The Internal Revenue Service has launched a new Web-based version of its popular Exempt Organizations Workshop covering tax compliance issues confronted by small and mid-sized tax exempt organizations.

The free online workshop - Stay Exempt - Tax Basics for 501(c)(3)s - consists of five interactive modules on tax compliance topics for exempt organizations:


Users can access this new training program at www.stayexempt.org. Users can complete the modules in any order and repeat them as many times as they like. The online training website does not require registration and its visitors will remain anonymous.



Ways to Help


Volunteers Needed for Compeer of Kanawha Valley
Compeer Inc. is an international, non-profit organization that helps adults and children overcome the devastating effects of mental illness, such as loneliness, isolation and low self-esteem - through the power of friendship.


The WV Apprenticeship for Child Development Specialist Program is in Need of Adult Education Instructors Statewide


March of Dimes Prematurity Campaign

In 2003, the March of Dimes launched the Prematurity Campaign to address the crisis and help families have full-term, healthy babies. They are funding lifesaving research and speaking out for legislation that improves care for moms and babies. Worldwide, 15 million babies are born prematurely each year. In 2008, the March of Dimes expanded the campaign globally.


Let's Say Thanks
This web site gives you an opportunity to send a free printed postcard to U.S. military personnel stationed overseas showing your support and appreciation for their service to our country.


WV Children's Trust Fund Benefits Putnam County Children
Please mark your WV tax form, or mail a check.


General Information


Free Mammography Screening for those between ages 40 and 49 who meet the criteria established by the Komen Foundation. Registration is required - call 304-345-9051.


Change the Future WV - Making Healthy Choice the Easy Choice
Changing policies, systems, and the environment to make eating healthy easy.


Certificate Program on Worksite Wellness now available through Marshall University
An 8 week course taught by Sharon Covert



Ongoing Training Opportunities


Continuing Education Alliance Monthly Training


Conference of Agency Executives Monthly Meeting



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