The Office of Inspector General, by impartial evaluation, investigation and reporting, seeks to ensure the
integrity of department programs and operations including the fair, accurate and nondiscriminatory
delivery of benefits and services to qualified state residents.

Report West Virginia Recipient Welfare Fraud


Three Ways to Report Recipient Welfare Fraud

  1. Complete the online reporting form
  2. Call the Tipline at (304) 558-1970
  3. Write us:
    Department of Health and Human Resources
    Investigations and Fraud Management
    Office of Inspector General
    1900 Kanawha Boulevard, East
    Capitol Complex, Building 6, Room B-817
    Charleston, WV 25305

Online Reporting Form

Note: This form is available for reporting Welfare Fraud occurring in the State of West Virginia only.

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Note: A phone number OR email address is required to process this form.

Person Committing Fraud
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Do you have additional documentation or information?

Any additional information should be sent to the address above or faxed to: (304) 558-3498 along with the reference number you will receive after submitting this form.


Christopher Nelson

Deputy Director

Robert Lane

Administrative Services Assistant

Carol Abbott


Diana Wright

Contact Information:

State Capitol Complex

Building 6, Room 817

Charleston, West Virginia 25305

Phone: (304) 558-1970

Fax: (304) 558-2363

E-mail IFM