Resources & Offices
James Goins, Jr.
1085 Van Voorhis Rd, Suite 250
Morgantown, WV 26506-6202
WELLWVU Carruth Center for Psychological and Psychiatric Counseling
304-293-4431 (24 hour emergency number)
Ruby Memorial Hospital, Emergency Department
Monongalia General Hospital, Emergency Department
Morgantown Police Department
For immediate assistance, dial 911.
WVU Student Health Services
Clinic Hours 7 days a week
Monday – Friday: 8 AM – 8 PM
Saturday and Sunday: 10 AM – 4 PM
WVU College of Law Clinic
Monongalia County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office, Victim Assistance Program
WELLWVU Office of Wellness and Health Promotion
WVU Legal Affairs and General Counsel
Potomac State College Resources
Potomac Valley Hospital
100 Pin Oak Lane
Keyser, WV 26726
PSC Student Health Center
Adjacent to Reynolds Hall
PSC University Police Department
101 Fort Ave.
Keyser, WV 26726
PSC Student Conduct Office
PSC Licensed Counselor
PSC Dean of Students
PSC Social Justice Liaison
PSC Pastoral Services
WVU's Division of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
Mineral County Sheriff's Office
WV State Police
The City of Keyser Police Department
111 N. Davis Street
Keyser, WV 26726
Mineral County Health Department
Western Maryland Health System
WVU Sexual Assault/Education Specialist
Rape and Domestic Violence Information Center
(304) 292-5100 (Hotline: 24-hour advocacy)
Family Crisis Center Keyser
Family Crisis Resource Center - Cumberland, MD
West Virginia University Institute of Technology and Beckley Campuses
Montgomery General Hospital
401 6th Ave.
Montgomery, WV 25136
REACH- Rape Education, Advocacy, Counseling, and Healing
1021 Quarrier Street, STE. 414
Charleston, WV 25301
630 S. Church St.
Ripley, WV 25271
Raleigh General Hospital
1710 Harper Road
Beckley, WV 25801
Women’s Resource Center
PO Box 1476
Beckley, WV 25802
139 South Court Street, Fayetteville, WV 25840
WVU Tech Student Counseling Services
For questions or concerns related to the sexual assault response on campus, contact either of the Title IX Coordinator, James Goins, Jr. at James.Goins@mail.wvu.edu, or the Title IX Education Specialist, Mariana Matthews at Mariana.Matthews@mail.wvu.edu
- National Sexual Assault Hotline: National hotline, operated by RAINN, that serves people affected by sexual violence. It automatically routes the caller to their nearest sexual assault service provider. You can also search your local center. Hotline: 800-656-HOPE
- National Sexual Violence Resource Center: This site offers a wide variety of information relating to sexual violence including a large legal resource library.
- National Organization for Victim Assistance: Founded in 1975, NOVA is the oldest national victim assistance organization of its type in the United States as the recognized leader in this noble cause.
- National Online Resource Center on Violence Against Women: VAWnet, a project of the National Resource Center on Domestic Violence hosts a resource library home of thousands of materials on violence against women and related issues, with particular attention to its intersections with various forms of oppression.
- U.S. Department of Justice: National Sex Offender Public Website: NSOPW is the only U.S. government Website that links public state, territorial, and tribal sex offender registries from one national search site.
- The National Center for Victims of Crime: The mission of the National Center for Victims of Crime is to forge a national commitment to help victims of crime rebuild their lives. They are dedicated to serving individuals, families, and communities harmed by crime.
Resources for LGBTQ+ individuals
WVU LGBTQ+ Center: Coordinates the development of programming and outreach for the diverse members of the LGBTQ+ community and their allies. Provides academic and curricular support for LGBTQ+-related research projects. Advocates for members of the LGBTQ+ community. 304-293-9593
- GLBTQ Domestic Violence Project: Website, information and hotline for GLBTQ victims of domestic violence and their families. Hotline: 800-832-1901
- The Network la Red: The Network/La Red hotline provides emotional support, information, and safety planning for lesbian, gay, bisexual, queer and/or transgender folks, as well as folks in the BDSM or Polyamorous communities who are being abused or have been abused by a partner. Support available in English and Spanish. Hotline: 617-742-4911
- National Coalition of Anti-Violence Programs: A coalition of programs that document and advocate for victims of anti-LGBT and anti-HIV/AIDS violence/harassment, domestic violence, sexual assault, police misconduct and other forms of victimization. Site has a list of local anti-violence programs and publications. Hotline: 212-714-1141
- The Trevor Project: Help and suicide prevention for GBLTQ youth. Hotline: 866-488-7386
- GLBT National Hotline: Call center that refers to over 15,000 resources across the country that support LGBTQ individuals. Hotline: 888-THE-GLNH (843-4564)
- FORGE ( For Ourselves: Reworking Gender Expression): Home to the Transgender Sexual Violence Project. Provides services and publishes research for transgender persons experiencing violence and their loved ones.
- Association for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Issues in Counseling: Directory of LGBT-friendly mental health specialists across the United States. Specialists listed are verified members of AGLBTIC, a division of the American Counseling Association.
Resources for Male Survivors
- 1in6 (for men sexually abused as children): Provides educational information and resources for men, family and friends, and professionals. Also provides access to the online hotline.
- Jimhopper.com: This site has articles that discuss the effects of child sexual abuse on adult men and their loved ones.
- Malesurvivor.org: This site has information and a therapist search for male survivors of sexual violence.
Survivors with Disabilities
- Deaf Abused Women’s Network (DAWN): Legal, medical, system advocacy and survivor support services. Video Phone: 202-559-5366
- CAVANET: This organization addresses violence against women, human rights, genocide, and crime victims with disabilities.
- National Disability Rights Network: NDRN members investigate reports of abuse and neglect, and seek systemic change to prevent further incidents; advocate for basic rights; and ensure accountability in health care, education, employment, housing, transportation, and within the juvenile and criminal justice systems for individuals with disabilities.
Domestic, Dating and Intimate Partner Violence
- National Domestic Violence Hotline: Through this hotline an advocate can provide local direct service resources (safehouse shelters, transportation, casework assistance) and crisis intervention. Interpreter services available in 170 languages. They also partner with the Abused Deaf Women's Advocacy Center to provide a videophone option. Hotline: 800-799-SAFE
- National Teen Dating Abuse Online Helpline: This online helpline assists teens who are, or may be, in abusive relationships.
- Americans Overseas Domestic Violence Crisis Center: The center serves abused Americans, mostly women and children, in both civilian and military populations overseas. In addition to providing domestic violence advocacy, safety planning and case management, the center assists victims with relocation, emergency funds for housing and childcare, and funds for payment of legal fees.
- National Coalition against Domestic Violence: The national coalition of Domestic Violence organizations is dedicated to empowering victims and changing society to a zero tolerance policy.