Phone Reassurance Providers and Funding Sources
State Of West Virginia
The following is a list of West Virginia private organizations or state agencies that provide grants and funding for community programs. Also, we have listed automated and volunteer based programs that we found in the state of West Virginia.
DSC provides a Telephone Reassurance phone system that automatically calls elderly households checking to ensure they are OK. DSC also provides individual calling services for home alone children.
There are many communities that provide telephone reassurance programs (both volunteer based or automatic calling programs).
Contact DSC to learn more about our automated phone systems. DSC welcomes the opportunity to discuss our telephone reassurance program and services. Also, if you are a West Virginia based community and/or organization that provides a Telephone Reassurance program and would like to be listed here (its free!), please contact us.
If your community does not already have a Telephone Reassurance program, DSC offers individuals the ability to subscribe to our call reassurance program. You can register online for free and DSC offers a limited trial period for only $5. There is no obligation to pay until you activate your account.
To register online, click on the image or button to the right.
Our online enrollment is easy to use and manage, and it provides the senior with flexible calling schedules, custom messages and greetings, as well as multiple emergency contacts in the event of no response by the subscriber.
West Virginia Automated CARE Providers
The following organizations provide Telecare programs for the elderly within their West Virginia communities. These programs are both automated or volunteer based community services.
- Putnam County Sheriff's Office - Putnam County, West Virginia (304) 586-0256
State Of West Virginia "Potential" Funding Resources
The following private and public groups are potential providers of funding for phone reassurance programs in West Virginia communities.
To obtain current information about specific West Virginia agencies and foundations that provide funding for telephone reassurance programs, please contact the respective grant provider listed below..
Note: DSC obtained the following names of foundations from public records. There is no assurance that these foundations provide funding for your specific telephone reassurance program or community notification system.
This information is provided to help you research funding for your project using community grants.
* The United Way
Lyell B. & Patricia K. Clay Foundation
The Community Foundation for the Ohio Valley, Inc.
George M. Cruise Charitable Foundation
The Nutting Foundation The Erickson Foundation
BB&T West Virginia Foundation
Katharine B. Tierney Charitable Foundation
Sarah & Pauline Maier Foundation, Inc.
The Huntington Foundation, Inc.
Parkersburg Area Community Foundation
The Berkeley Minor and Susan F. Minor Foundation
Ethel N. Bowen Foundation
Board of Trustees of the Prichard School
The McGee Foundation
Bernard H. & Blanche E. Jacobson Foundation
Stamp Charitable Fund
O. J. Stout Scholarship Fund
Adolph & Edith Harries and Eleanor Tippens Scholarship Trust
The Greater Kanawha Valley Foundation
Vecellio Family Foundation, Inc.
Hugh I. Shott, Jr. Foundation
August J. & Thelma S. Hoffmann Foundation
Bernard McDonough Foundation, Inc
George W. Bowers Family Charitable Trust
Clay Foundation, Inc.
The James H. and Alice Teubert Charitable Trust
The H. P. and Anne S. Hunnicutt Foundation, Inc.
Beckley Area Foundation, Inc.
Hazel Ruby McQuain Charitable Trust
Hollowell Foundation, Inc.
The Daywood Foundation, Inc.
Charles E. Hendrixson, Jr. Charitable Trust
The Mylan Charitable Foundation
James B. Chambers Memorial
Carter Family Foundation
Robert W. McCormick Scholarship Fund
George A. Laughlin Trust
Contact DSC to learn more about our CARE (Call Reassurance) telephone reassurance program and RUOK® replacement system.
"Are You OK?"® and RUOK® are registered names of Bruce L Johnson (Individual). For a comparison with our CARE system, please visit our RUOK® vs CARE web page.