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Dependent Care

The resources below include services for parents, caregivers and families who seek dependent care options for their children to their elderly parents, as well as family court mediators, assistance programs, parenting support and more.

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Childcare – 6 and Under

Age 6 and under

Childcare Resources
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Childcare – School-aged

School-aged children

Resources for School-aged
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Childcare – Summer Camps

Summer camp/care

Summer Camp Resources

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Elder Care (Home Care) 

Home Care Info

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Elder Care (Nursing Home Care)

Nursing Home Care info

Additional Resources

Appalachian Activities for Persons with Dementia 

Activity book—games, crafts, music, and more—for persons with dementia who grew up or spent many years living in the Appalachian region.

Download the Manual 

Childcare Assistance Program

West Virginia University and the State of West Virginia offer several programs that can be used to offset the cost of childcare. 

Childcare Assistance Programs 

COVID-19 Family Resources

As individuals and families continue to face unprecedented times during the COVID-19 pandemic, the Women’s Resource Center has compiled a variety of educational and entertainment resources to help children, youth and adults shelter-in-place.
Covid Resources

Family Court Mediators

In September 2020, the WRC emailed/called all mediators listed on the Supreme Court Approved Family Court Mediator list. In September 2022, we added mediators from other WV counties who offer online family mediation services. Listed are those who responded.

View Mediators

Parenting Resources

Navigate through all of life’s stages with trusted advice about parenting, finances, relationships and caregiving from WVU Extension Service experts.

Parenting Resources

Osher Life Long Learning Institute (OLLI) at WVU 

5000 Greenbag Rd.
Morgantown, WV (inside the Old Mall)

OLLI is designed for Seniors who would like to learn new skills, visit new places, make or spend time with friends, and participate in activities to enhance daily living. 

Visit OLLI

Virtual K-12 Tutoring Program

To support faculty and staff who may need help keeping their school-age children challenged, learning and engaged this semester, West Virginia University is offering a free virtual tutoring program for children of WVU faculty and staff enrolled in K-12 schools. The program is open to children of faculty and staff on the Morgantown, Beckley and Keyser campuses. 

Virtual K-12 Tutoring Program 

WVU Student Family Resources (SFR)

Delivers high quality services and programs for students who are parents. SFR provides a support system that can reduce family conflict, stress, and risk factors, allowing WVU's student parents to pursue and complete their studies at West Virginia University.

WVU Student Family Resources

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