June 13, 2019
Women’s Aid in Crisis, the domestic violence shelter in Elkins, is celebrating its 40th anniversary this year. WAIC was established in 1979 as a private, non-profit corporation to provide comprehensive services to victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, and stalking, in a six county area. The executive offices and shelter are located in Randolph County, with outreach services provided in Upshur, Barbour, Tucker, Webster and Braxton counties. WAIC is a member of the West Virginia Coalition Against Domestic Violence and is also a member other West Virginia Foundation for Rape Information and Services (FRIS) and one of nine centers in West Virginia providing services to victims of sexual assault.
As part of their anniversary celebration, there will be a dinner on June 20, 2019 at Graceland, on the campus of Davis and Elkins College in Elkins. Social hour (cash bar) is at 5:00 pm and dinner is at 6:00 pm. Tickets are $25 each or two for $40. Contact WAIC at 304-636-8433 for more information.