ASP has served in the Meadow River Valley area of Greenbrier County since 2015. After the June 2016 flooding in West Virginia, ASP joined in the Flood Recovery effort, kept the center operational, and placed a year-round staff in the county. For more information, click here.
ASP continues to host a Summer Home Repair Program, separate from the flood recovery efforts.
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Sleeping Quarters: Air conditioned classrooms with bunkbed availability. Touch base with the staff ahead of time to determine if anyone will need to bring additional air mattresses or cots. You will need to bring a pillow and sleeping bag.
Cafeteria/Kitchens: The gymnasium will also serve as the dining and cafeteria space.
Showers: There are divided locker room showers in the basement of the facility.
Recreation Space: There is plenty of open field space outside, and the gym will be available when not in use for dining or evening gatherings.
Closest Medical Facility: Alderson Clinic – Rainelle Med: limited hours and appointment-based, but if urgent will take volunteers: 101 Railroad Ave, Alderson, WV 24910
Med Express Urgent Care: 1560 Jefferson St N, Lewisburg, WV 24901
About the Community
Terrain: mountainous, Meadow and Greenbrier River Valleys
County Seat: Lewisburg, WV
Major Employers: The Greenbrier Resort, healthcare services, restaurants and food services
Per Capita Income: $22,340
Percent Living Below Poverty Line: 17.90%
Interesting Facts: The Meadow River Valley area hosts the Midland Trail (Route 60), a historic scenic byway that runs through the whole state. Greenbrier County is also home to the famous Greenbrier Resort and Golf Course in White Sulphur Springs, which draws tourism and outdoor recreation. It is also home to West Virginia’s governor Jim Justice.
On the tourism side, check out some highlights of the area here.