The committee consists of representatives from all military branches, state, and local government, and community agencies within the state of West Virginia.

WVU/Harrison County Extension Service/Families & Health (304-624-8650)

American Red Cross

Clarksburg VA Medical Center (304-623-3461, ext. 2711)

Military Family Life Consultant Program (304-989-0058)

WVU/Extension Service, Operation Military Child

National Guard/Operation Military Child

WV National Guard, State Family Programs

U.S. Army, FRSA 77th BDE

Family Resource Network (FRN)

For information on how you can be a part of this Coalition contact the WVU/Harrison County Extension Service at 304-624-8650.

Military Family Outreach

North Central WV Joining Community Forces

The NCWV Joining Community Forces provides service and support to military service members and their families.

The coalition of members consists of:

  • Non-governmental agencies
  • Mental health care providers
  • Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR)
  • Various military resources
  • Crisis response entities
  • Educational entities
  • Non-profit community agencies

This cohesive working relationship among Joining Community Forces members aids in determining the outreach that would be the most effective for our military service members and their families.

This committee also seeks to enhance communication with military commanders and provide recommendations regarding family readiness issues and concerns.

Selected Service Projects

Listed below are examples of the service projects supporting military personnel and their families.

brown bags photo financial education for veterans
Brown Bags for VetsFinancial Education for
Service Members

North Central WV Joining Community Forces Meeting Schedule

May 18, 2017
Aug. 17, 2017
Nov. 16, 2017
11:00 a.m.
Quarterly Meeting
Panera Bread
Emily Drive, Clarksburg, WV


Contact: Becky Smith, WVU/Harrison County Extension Service/Families & Health Agent at 304-624-8650 for more information.