Community Resources


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Transportation 


Public Transit (Mountain Lynx Transit) formerly district Three

Grayson, Carroll, Galax 1-866-238-4293       
Wythe 276-228-7433       
Smyth 276-782-9301       
www.district-three.org

Greyhound Bus Line

1-800-231-2222       
www.greyhound.com


Housing


Wythe Refuge & Mercy House

Women and Children Only

276-620-6714

Habitat for Humanity

276-228-7788       
www.habitat.org

HOPE

1-877-818-8680       
www.wythehope.org

USDA Rural Development

276-228-3513

Virginia Housing Development Authority

276-228-7060       
www.vhda.com

Redevelopment and Housing Authority

Wythe 276-228-6515       
Marion 276-783-3381       
www.thewrha.com

Galax Hope House

276-236-7573

Project Hope

http://education.wm.edu/centers/hope/


Mental Health and Substance Abuse Counseling  


Mount Rogers Community Service Board

Wythe 276-223-3202

Grayson, Carroll, Galax 276-238-9700

Smyth 276-783-8185

www.mtrogerscsb.com

Suicide Prevention Lifeline

1-800-273-8255       
www.suicidepreventionlifeline.org

24/7 Mental Health Virtual Health Care (by TimelyCare)

Whether you're anxious or overwhelmed, you will be able to talk to a licensed provider from your smartphone or any web-enabled device. Licensed providers are available to offer mental health support via phone or secure video visits.

How can students access TimelyCare?

Students can go to timelycare.com/vccs to register with their name and school email address. Students can then have visits from any web-enabled device – smartphone, laptop, or desktop. TimelyCare is available from anywhere in the United States.

Who can use TimelyCare?

Any student at Wytheville Community College

What services are available?

There are five services available:

  • TalkNow: 24/7, on-demand access to a mental health professional to talk about anything at anytime
  • Scheduled Counseling: scheduled options to speak to a licensed counselor (available starting January 3, 2022!)
  • Health Coaching: access to a nutritional specialist to help students adopt healthier lifestyle behaviors related to sleep issues, weight management and more (available starting January 3, 2022!)
  • Psychiatry: services provided by campus counseling referral (available starting January 3, 2022!)
  • Group Sessions: Weekly Guided Meditation and Yoga Group Sessions, plus specialized discussions throughout the year.

How much does a visit cost?

TimelyCare services are FREE to all Wytheville Community College students. 


Food 


Open Door Café

opendoorcafewytheville.org

Agape Food Pantry

276-228-6889

Warehaus Mission, Inc.

Mobile Food Truck

276-228-5776

Bland Ministry Center

276-688-4701       
www.blandministrycenter.org

First United Methodist Church Marion, Virginia 

www.marionfumc.org 

276-783-5494       
115 S Church Street        
Marion, VA 24354        
Food pantry 4th Tuesday of each month        
Giving back clothing closet  

Food Stamp Program

Carroll 276-730-3130       
Galax 276-236-8111       
Grayson 276-773-2452       
Bland 276-688-4111       
Wythe 276-228-5493       
www.dss.state.va.us

Fort Chiswell Church of God

276-637-6445

Push Ministries

276-235-1059

Rooftop of Virginia, C.A.P.

276-236-7131

Willing Partners

276-236-2072

Atkins First Church of God

276-783-2259

Bread of Life Community Food Pantry

276-496-7976

Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) Program

Wythe 276-228-5507       
Smyth 276-781-7460       
Carroll 276-728-2166       
Galax 276-236-6127       
Grayson 276-773-2961       
www.vahealth.org

Loaves and Fishes

276-646-9939


Domestic Violence, Sexual Assault 


National Resources

National Domestic Violence Hotline

1-800-799-7233       
www.thehotline.org

  • Domestic Violence - Local Domestic Violence Centers (listed by state)
  • Leaving a Violent Relationship; Safety Planning

National Sexual Abuse Hotline: RAINN - Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network

Sexual Assault Hotline       
1-800-656-4673(HOPE)       
www.rainn.org       
www.rainn.org/get-help/local-counseling-centers/state-sexual-assault-resources

  • Sexual Violence - Local Sexual Assault Centers (listed by state)
  • Sexual Harassment

National Stalking Resource Center

www.victimsofcrime.org/our-programs/stalking-resource-center

  • Stalking - Local Assistance
  • Stalking Incident & Behavior Log

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

Suicide Hotline       
1-800-273-TALK(8255)       
suicidepreventionlifeline.org

  • Local Resources/Services, Rights, Enforcement

Stalking Resource Center Hotline

1-800-394-2255

U.S Department of Health & Human Services - Stop Bullying Site

www.stopbullying.gov

  • Bullying - Local & National Assistance

Centers for Disease Control (CDC) Facebook Page on Violence Prevention

www.facebook.com/vetoviolence

CDC National Center for Injury Prevention and Control Division of Violence Prevention

1-800-CDC-INFO       
cdcinfo@cdc.gov       
https://www.cdc.gov/violenceprevention/intimatepartnerviolence/index.html

  • Sexual Violence & Intimate Partner Violence

National Sexual Violence Resource Center

www.nsvrc.org

Prevention Connection

www.preventconnect.org

  • Sexual Violence & Domestic Violence

STOP IT NOW!

www.stopitnow.org

  • Sexual Abuse of Children

Violence Against Women Network (VAWnet)

www.vawnet.org

  • Sexual Violence, Domestic Violence & Stalking Research & Resource Center

Virginia Sexual and Domestic Violence Action Alliance

STATEWIDE HOTLINE

1.800.838.8238

Chat (confidential instant messaging)

Text: 804.793.9999

Family Resource Center (FRC)

The Family Resource, Inc., founded in 1983, is a non-profit organization providing shelter, education, and support services to adults and children who have experienced or been impacted by or exposed to domestic or sexual violence, abuse, or neglect. Serving Wytheville, Galax, and Marion areas. 

1-800-613-6145   www.frcinc.org

Services:

  •  24-hour crisis hot-line 800-613-6145  
  • Emergency Shelter
  • Individual counseling
  • Support groups
  • Case Management
  • Transportation assistance
  • Court/Hospital accompaniment
  • Legal advocacy
  • Children’s programs
  • Safety Planning

 


Social Services 


Bland

Bland County Department of Social Services       
276-688-4111

Carroll

Carroll County Department of Social Services       
276-730-3130

City of Galax

199 North Main Street, Galax, VA       
276-236-8111

Grayson

Grayson County Department of Social Services       
276-773-2452

Smyth

Smyth County Department of Social Services       
276-783-8148

Wythe

290 South 6th Street, Wytheville, VA       
276-228-5493


Healthcare 


If you or your family have received a layoff notice or are working reduced hours, Anthem HealthKeepers Plus wants you to know that you may be eligible for free or low-cost insurance. In fact, you may qualify if your monthly income is less than $1,469 (single person). Please go to https://mss.anthem.com/va/virginia-home.html to learn more or call (855)242-8282 to apply.

Virginia Department of Health

Bland 276-688-3642       
Wythe 276-228-5507       
Smyth 276-781-7460       
Carroll 276-728-2166       
Galax 276-236-6127       
Grayson 276-773-2961       
www.vdh.virginia.gov

Bland County Medical Clinic

12301 Grapefield Road, Bland, VA       
276-688-4331       
www.blandclinic.com

Bland Ministry Clinic – Dental Clinic and Counseling

276-688-4701       
www.blandministrycenter.org

Brock Hughes Free Clinic

450 W Monroe St, Wytheville, VA 24382       
276-223-0558

Lions Club (Eyeglasses and exams)

276-236-2619       
www.lionsclubs.org

Benevolent Medication Program (Prescription assistance)

276-227-0500

Troutdale Medical Center

276-677-4187

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

276-223-5400

Virginia Department of Rehabilitative Services

Wythe 276-228-2108

Konnarock Health Clinic

276-388-3411

Saltville Medical Center

276-496-4433

Smyth County

Mel Leaman Free Clinic       
at Emory and Henry College

601 Radio Hill Road, Marion VA       
276-781-2090       
info@melleamanfreeclinic.org

Whitetop Community Health Clinic

276-388-3067

Appalachian Independence Center

276-236-6055

Free Clinic of the Twin Counties

276-236-0421

Southwest Virginia Regional Dental Center

1-888-531-8354

Tri-Area Health Clinic

276-398-2292


Legal 


Southwest Virginia Legal Aid Society

276-783-8300       
www.svlas.org

Virginia Lawyer Referral Service

1-800-552-7977       
www.vsb.org


Veteran Resources 


https://www.dvs.virginia.gov/

Wytheville Benefits Field Office

180 South 4th St. Ste. 201       
Wytheville, VA 24382

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

https://www.va.gov/

We Are Virginia

www.wearevirginiaveterans.org/Help-Lines.aspx


Employment Services 


Virginia Employment Commission

Wythe       
1000 East Main Street, Carroll Hall       
Wytheville, VA, 24382       
Phone: (276) 228-4051       
Fax: (276) 228-7399       

Smyth – Marion       
121 Bagley Circle, Room 424       
Marion, VA, 24354       
Phone: 276-706-8334       

Galax, Carroll, Grayson       
1117 East Stuart Drive, Suite 167       
Galax, VA, 24333       
Phone: (276) 236-5105       
Fax: (276) 236-6119


 ESL (English as a Second Language) 


Classes offered by Mount Rogers Regional Adult Education

Locations, dates, and times:

WCC at the Henderson       
203 N. Church St.       
Marion, VA 24354

Every Monday and Thursday from 5 p.m. - 8 p.m.       
Mount Rogers Adult Education Program is offering free English as a Second Language class! Let us help you reach your goals. Don't wait! Call today for more information at (800)322-7748 or (276)619-4396 or visit www.mrraep.com

Galax High School       
202 Maroon Tide Dr.       
Galax, VA 24333       
Room A201

Mondays and Thursdays from 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.       
The phone number for more info (276)233-1650