At KISRA (the Kanawha Institute for Social Research & Action, Inc.) we've been about families since we first came to be in 1993.
Creating stronger ones. Better educated ones. More empowered ones, ready to change the course of their lives and contribute to our community.
Programs that support mentally ill citizens as well as offer a variety of birth control options and education on sexual behaviorslearn more
Programs to help people find jobs and achieve economic self-sufficiency, encourage men to become better fathers and providers, and pave the way for ex-offenders to reenter the communitylearn more
Programs that help people become more financially fit, buy homes, establish a pattern of saving and open or expand small businesseslearn more
Programs that offer children appropriate early childhood development, safe after-school havens and prepare them for academic success. Also includes programs that help teens make good life decisions and successfully pursue higher education.learn more