Guyan Valley, WV Center

Phone: 304-732-7621

Email: gro.e1550537823mohps1550537823a@yel1550537823laVna1550537823yuGVW1550537823

Physical Address:  7595 R.D. Bailey Highway, Brenton, WV 24818 (map)


Travel Tip: If your GPS is having a hard time registering the address, try the Brenton Fire Department instead. Guyan Valley is right next door.


2018/2019 Fellows (left to right): Maggie DeWeese, Volunteer Coordinator; Kenny Reeb, Center Director; Becky Freese, Finance Coordinator

Center Information

Type: ASP-owned Facility


Sleeping Quarters: Air Conditioned Facility. Volunteers will sleep in rooms with bunk beds. You will need to bring pillows and sleeping bags


Cafeteria/Kitchens: Standard kitchen and cafeteria


Shower Situation: Divided showers are available in each bathroom.


Recreation Space: There is a large yard in the front of the building with plenty of room to play. There is also a river that runs behind the center, not intended for swimming.


Closest Medical Facility: Pineville Clinic


About the Community

One-page fact sheet about the county


History of ASP in the County: We first operated out of the Guyan Valley facility in 1996 after acquiring the building from the school board. The building was originally built in 1950.  In addition to our year-round center at Guyan Valley in Wyoming County, we have also operated a summer center in the eastern part of the county for many years.


County Seat: Pineville, WV


Terrain: 500 square miles of mountainous terrain


Population: 21,763


Major Employers: Coal companies, Wyoming County Board of Education, other community resources and retail.


Per Capita Income: $19,000


Percent Living Below Poverty Line: 22%


Interesting Facts: The county was named for the Delaware Indian word meaning “large plains.”