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 Homeless / Housing Services


The West Virginia Office of Economic Opportunity manages the State of West Virginia grants as described below, in accordance with grant guidelines, to address emergency shelter issues for West Virginians who are in need. 

WVOEO's managed homeless programs support shelters, rapid re-housing and HOPWA housing programs operated by Community Action Agencies, local governments and other nonprofit organizations in order to prevent homelessness, providing safe shelter, and heightened ability of homeless individuals and families to secure and maintain stable, independent housing and economic self-reliance.