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Services

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Area Served        

Can we do a map like Medina, I’ll look for one of the Ohio Valley.

Faith in Action serves Belmont, Marshall and Ohio Counties so that older adults and individuals with disabilities are able to remain independent. If you are in need of assistance to remain independent, call our office at 304-243-5420.

A Note to Professionals - If you are a professional heath care or social services provider and need to make a referral for a patient or client, contact our office at 304-243-5420 for assistance with an application for services.

APPLY FOR HELP Button link to Care Receiver application

Eligibility for Services

Faith in Action provides free services to older adults and individuals with disabilities in Belmont, Marshall and Ohio Counties. There are no income eligibility requirements. Individuals of all ages can receive services from volunteers who give their time and talents to enhance the quality of life for our neighbors.

Services Provided

Faith in Acton provides services based upon availability of a volunteer caregiver. Services provided include:

  • Escorted Transportation to medical appointments in the local area as well as Morgantown, Washington, PA and Pittsburgh.
  • Escorted Transportation to other places in the local area.
  • Shopping
  • Errands
  • Telephone reassurance calls
  • Respite for family caregivers
  • Friendly Visiting

Services Not Provided

Unfortunately, due to the need for extra qualifications from our volunteers, we are unable to provide the following services:

  • Bathing
  • Dressing
  • Dispensing medication
  • Other personal care
  • Feeding
  • Long-term, daily or overnight respite
  • Transportation cannot be provided if care receiver is not able to transfer from a wheelchair to a car

Cost

Because of the generosity of individual donations, business partners and congregations, Faith in Action is able to offer services without charge to the receiver regardless of income level.

How to Get Help

Do you need help with transportation to medical appointments? Are you having difficulty with grocery shopping because you can’t carry the packages? Sometimes tasks like these make the difference between someone being able to stay in their own home or apartments and needing to enter a facility where additional help is available. If you are one of those who wants to remain independent and be able to maintain your dignity and quality of life - Contact Faith in Action to learn more about receiving services from caring and compassionate volunteers. You will need to complete a brief application to tell us more about yourself and how a volunteer will be able to make a difference in your life. Once the application is completed, simply contact Faith in Action to schedule appointments for services. To get an application you can click on the Care Receiver application tab or email faith in action at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  or call 304-243-5420.  A friendly staff member will answer the phone and assist you.

 If you would like to receive services please download our application form today.