West Virginia Development Office received HUD’s authority to use grant funds on February 12, 2018. This CDBG-DR program is intended to address unmet housing needs caused by the June 2016 flooding and severe storms. As a long term recovery grant, the program must expend funds by September 2023.
Attention: The RISE WV program is fully functional. If you have applied for assistance, your cases have not changed and you need not apply. If you have any questions about your case, please call (304) 553-0927 or email us at Disasterrecovery@wv.gov.
All West Virginia employees and contractor employees have a responsibility to report waste, fraud and abuse within the agency. The public is also invited to share such concerns. To assist you, the West Virginia Disaster Recovery Office maintains a hotline to report your concerns. If you suspect fraud, waste or abuse please call (304) 553-0927.
We Do Business in Accordance With the Fair Housing Act (The Civil Rights Act of 1968, as amended by the Fair Housing Amendments Act of 1988) IT IS ILLEGAL TO DISCRIMINATE AGAINST ANY PERSON BECAUSE OF RACE, COLOR, RELIGION, SEX, DISABILITY, FAMILIAL STATUS (HAVING ONE OR MORE CHILDREN), OR NATIONAL ORIGIN. Anyone who feels he or she has been discriminated against should send a complaint to: U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, Assistant Secretary for Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity, Washington, DC 20410