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West Virginia

  • Phase II, Round II Grant (4/1/04 - 3/31/06)
  • Phase II, Round I Grant (4/1/02 - 3/31/04)
  • Phase I, Round II Grant (12/99 - 11/01)
  • Phase I, Round I Grant (10/98 - 11/99)

The Center for Rural Health Development (Center) provides overall leadership for the West Virginia Rural Health Access Program. Key partners in this effort are the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources, Office of Community and Rural Health Services and the West Virginia University Health Sciences Center. The Claude Worthington Benedum Foundation provided original start-up support for the Center in the mid-1990s and has been the key philanthropic funding partner for this effort since 1998.

Project Director Sharon Lansdale (304-766-1591)

Target Region: 25 counties in the western part of the state encompassing a population of over 635,000 people. Specific counties include Boone, Braxton, Calhoun, Clay, Doddridge, Fayette, Gilmer, Jackson, Kanawha, Lewis, Lincoln, Logan, McDowell, Mingo, Nicholas, Pleasants, Raleigh, Ritchie, Roane, Tyler, Upshur, Webster, Wirt, Wood and Wyoming.



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