Education

WV Resources

  • College Foundation of West Virginia
    website is a free college and career planning resource that helps students and families plan, apply, and pay for college.
  • Community & Technical College System of WV
    provides info about WV Community & Technical Colleges
  • WV Adult Education
    helps adult learners gain skills needed to obtain a job, advance in their current job, or enter a new career field.
  • WV Office of Special Education
    Office within the WV Department of Education responsible for educational supports for children and youth with learning difficulties.
  • Pathways to the Future
    is a collection of resources, tools and people to help students with disabilities, through the journey from youth to adulthood.
  • West Virginia Invests
    state funded grant program which offers full tuition payment (after all other grants/scholarships) to individuals who are wanting to go to a certificate program or 2 year degree program. Priority for funding given to high demand fields.
  • Catholic Charities of WV
    provides free courses statewide for preparedness with testing including TASC and Adult Basic Education
  • WV Workforce
    Provides information and resources to assist adults in gaining training and education needed for a career. Has assessments to determine what field would be a good fit.
  • Higher Education Adult Part Time Student (HEAPS) Grant
    Grant for part time adult students to encourage and enable West Virginia students that demonstrate financial need to continue their education on a part-time basis at the post-secondary level.
  • Creating Opportunities for Recovery Employment (CORE)
    WV organization creating a ready workforce among individuals in recovery.
  • Substance misuse toolkit
    Free, online toolkit, with 6 modules that provides education and resources to equip a business to prevent and respond to substance misuse and support employees in recovery.
  • Project TRAIN (Teacher Resources for Addiction Impact, Now)
    Initiated in response to educators’ growing need for training related to the opioid crisis’ impact on students, the aim of the project is to build teachers’ capacity to better support students who have a caregiver with a substance use disorders.

National Resources

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