County Resource Directory
provides a self-service database of agencies
and programs serving County residents.
this link http://www.crawford-co.org/
Ohio Benefit Bank
counselors are available where you live, work, play, and pray. Call
today to check your eligibility and find a site near you:
- Access to
- Food Assistance
- Medical Coverage
- And other
Heartland Community Commission
E Center St.
Community Services Network is made of more than 1100 local, private,
non-profit and public agencies that work to alleviate poverty and
empower low-income families in communities throughout the United
transportation, energy assistance (HEAP), employment, child development,
food/nutrition (pantries & emergency food), housing & community
development (repairs), scholarships, youth programs.
social and welfare services in your area by entering your zip code
at this web site:
is a full-service medical supply company that specializes in providing
incontinence products to Medicaid recipients. We are committed to
helping the underserved Medicaid-eligible patients and their families.
Our expertise in understanding technical medical regulations allows
us to give you the level of service that you deserve.
you are on Medicaid, most of our products can be provided to you
at no cost.
has a fully stocked warehouse and maintains a highly trained staff
of incontinence specialists to ensure that you can find the products
that best suit your level of incontinence. If you qualify, we will
do all the billing, obtain the prescriptions from your physician,
and complete any other Medicaid paperwork for you. Additionally,
we do not charge for shipping the products directly to your home.
for Children with Medical Handicaps
and Treatment program for eligible children under 21.
dieticians will work with Ohio Medicaid patients who require tube
feedings or nutritional supplements to receive their nutrition supplies
County Help Me Grow Program
E. Mansfield Street
Services for children 0-3, who have special needs or disabilities
and their families.
County Society for Crippled Children and Adults
obtain an application, call the above number and press option 3.)
equipment, medicine and other services for environmentally challenged
children and adults.
Investigate allegations of child abuse, neglect and dependency. Supportive,
protective services. For after hours emergencies, contact the Crawford
County Sheriff's Department at 419-562-7912.
a database of certified family care homes, licensed centers, child
programs and head start programs. Provides training and technical
assistance for child care providers.
County Department of Human Services
224 Norton Way
reports of abuse, neglect and exploitation of adults 60 years and
you suspect an elderly person living in Crawford County is being
abused, neglected or exploited, call 419-468-3255 or 419-562-1200.
District 5 Area Agency on Aging, AAA5
780 Park Ave. West
Mansfield, OH 44906
Phone: 419-524-4144 or 800-860-5799
housing, Passport and case management for adults 60 years and older.
Golden Buckeye Card
than two million Ohioans are eligible for the Golden Buckeye card,
honored at more than 16,000 businesses statewide. Golden Buckeye cardholders
have saved an estimated $2 billion since 1976. All Ohioans age 60
or older, as well as adults age 18-59 who have disabilities as defined
by Social Security, are eligible for a free Golden Buckeye Card.
24/7 Helpline serves people with memory loss, caregivers, health
care professionals and the public.
highly trained and knowledgeable staff can help you with:
memory loss, dementia and Alzheimer's
and other treatment options
information about aging and brain health
to provide quality care and to find the best care from professionals
financial and living-arrangement decisions
24/7 Helpline also features:
care consultation provided by master's level clinicians who can
help with decision-making support, crisis assistance and education
on issues families face every day
in a caller's preferred language using our translation service that
features over 140 languages and dialects
to local community programs, services and ongoing support
P.O. Box 1978
Mansfield Ohio 44901
Phone: 419-524-4144 or 800-860-5799
Ombudsman addresses the concerns of consumers in a variety of long
term care settings. by investigating and resolving complaints; Promoting
the enforcement of laws and regulations; Advising and recommending
policy to sttae andd federal government agencies on long term care
issuses; and educating the public, consumers, providers, and policy
County Board of DD
1650 East Southern Ave.
Coordinate case management for persons who are eligible for MRDD services.
Family Resources assist families with MRDD, provide respite care.
of Vocational Rehabilitation
Village Mall Dr., Ste. A
Bureau of Vocational Rehabilitation (BVR) is the program that provides
individuals with disabilities the services and support necessary to
help them attain and maintain employment. Disabilities may include
either physical, intellectual, mental health, or sensory disabilities.
PO Box 631
Crisis Intervention Hotline and Information & Referrals.
PO Box 875
Marion, Ohio 43301-0875
Emergency shelter and support groups for survivors of domestic violence
and their children from Marion, Crawford, Delaware, Morrow, Wyandot
Metropolitan Housing Authority
645 Harding Way West
ONLY TAKE SECTION 8 APPLICATIONS THE FIRST TUESDAY OF THE MONTH FROM
North Franklin Street
affordable housing assistance to eligible low-income disabled persons.
the Dream Ohio
Housing Finance Agency
East Main Street
Ohio Housing Finance Agency offers affordable housing opportunities
for Ohioans from rental assistance to home ownership. OHFA provides
access to financial resources for the development and management
of affordable, safe, and sanitary housing. The agency’s programs
serve first-time homebuyers, renters, senior citizens, and other
populations with special needs who otherwise might not be able to
afford quality housing. (Serves all 88 Counties in Ohio)
County Council on Aging
200 South Spring St .
General information and referral for the aging population.
224 East Renselaer St
Assists with food, clothing, lodging, and counseling. Also visitation
to the elderly and infirm, and family budget counseling.
Living Center of North Central Ohio
1 Marion Avenue
Mansfield, Ohio 44903
Info & referral, advocacy, and independent living skills training
to help consumers secured maintain independent living arrangements.
Serve individuals with mobility impairments, neurological disorders,
visual & hearing impairment, learnin ang disability
Social Services (Southern Region)
Walnut St (in St. Paul Church)
S Columbus St. (First Lutheran Church)
Food pantries, homeless shelters, senior living residences, affordable
housing communities, mental health, alcohol and drug addiction services.
County Job & Family Services
224 Norton Way
Bucyrus, Oh 44820
Hours: Monday-Thursday 7:30 a.m. - 4:30; Friday 7:30 - 4:00 p.m.
is the intent of the Crawford County Job and Family Services to
assure that families who have received 36 months of OWF cash assistance
have been afforded the opportunity to realize self sufficiency in
that time frame. Under ORC Section 5107.18, a County Department
of Job and Family Services may declare up to twenty percent (20%)
of the average caseload during the prior Federal Fiscal Year to
be under a “hardship” and grant such assistance groups
exemption in order to continue assistance.
for Ohio Website; http://www.rxforohio.org/who/
RxforOhio is a program that connects qualified, low-income people
with discount prescription drugs, direct from the pharmaceutical manufacturer.
Heartland Community Action Commission
East Center Street, Marion, Ohio 43302
BELOW TO SEE WEBSITE:
is dedicated to the Galion and Crawford County communities and offers
the following services based upon funding availability and income
Utility Assistance – Utility assistance provided for Gas,
Electric, Fuel Oil, etc.. For an appointment please call the appointment
hotline at (866) 861-6421
Weatherization – Assistance with your home making the home
more efficient. Limiting heating or cooling loss along with energy
Emergency Food Pantry – a client choice food pantry including
summer produce markets for Galion residents in times of crisis.
(Household income must be at or below 200% of the federal poverty
level and present the last 30 days of income, proof of Galion residency
and photo i.d.)
Clothing Outlet – gently-used clothing and small household
items available for purchase for $.25 per item. (Household income
must be at or below 125% of the federal poverty level, and present
proof of Crawford County residency, the last 30 days of income,
and photo i.d.)
Homelessness Prevention and Rapid Re-housing – provides temporary
shelter and assists with obtaining permanent housing. (Household
income must be at or below 100% of the federal poverty level and
present the last 13 weeks of income, and photo i.d.)
Holiday Assistance – partnering with other agencies to provide
gifts and necessities during the holidays (Must be at or below 200%
of the federal poverty level and present the last 30 days of income,
proof of Galion residency and photo i.d.)
Adult Tutoring – provides assistance with preparation for
the G.E.D. examination for Crawford County residents
The Ohio Benefit Bank – helps with pre-registration of customers
for food stamps, medical benefits, taxes, voter registration, and
Backpack Program – provides school-aged children with enough
nutritional, kid-friendly food to last each weekend during the school
year for children participating in the school lunch program (Limited
service area. Please contact the center for details).
CHIP Program – CHIP is a housing program administered by OHCAC
for the City of Galion. It provides home rehabilitation and repair
(An eligibility and complete and application process is required
and can be obtained through the center according to program guidelines)
Eligible applicants must be at or below 80% of the area median income.
Referral – provides for referral to other agencies for services
not provided by OHCAC
The Galion Unit of the Salvation Army offers the following services
based upon available funding:
Emergency Prescription Program – provides for assistance with
life sustaining medications for those who have no insurance and
are in crisis (Must present the last 30 days of income, proof of
Galion residency, prescription, cost of medication on pharmacy letterhead
and photo i.d.)
School Assistance – provides necessary school supplies and
school uniforms (Must present the last 30 days of income, proof
of Galion residency and photo i.d.)
Transportation Assistance – provides assistance with transportation
of children to out of town medical appointments (Must present the
last 30 days of income, proof of Galion residency, valid driver’s
license, proof of appointment and proof of current insurance.)
Emergency Lodging – provides for short-term shelter for those
in crisis (Must present the last 30 days of income and photo i.d.)
Resources Monthly (DRM) guide to Disability Resources on the Internet.
What We Are... Disability Resources, inc. is a nonprofit 501(c)(3)
organization established to promote and improve awareness, availability
and accessibility of information that can help people with disabilities
live, learn, love, work and play independently.
Who We Serve... We serve thousands of individuals with disabilities
through a multidisciplinary network of service providers and consumers.
In order to reach as many people with disabilities as cost effectively
as possible, we target our services and publications to libraries,
disability organizations, independent living centers, rehabilitation
facilities, educational institutions, and health and social service
What We Do... We disseminate information about books, pamphlets,
magazines, newsletters, videos, databases, government agencies, nonprofit
organizations, telephone hotlines and on-line services that provide
free, inexpensive or hard-to-find information to help people with
disabilities live independently.
E. Southern Ave.
Bucyrus, OH 44820
Hours: M-F 5:30am-10:00pm
Hours: M-Th 6:30pm-8:00pm
strong kids, strong
families, and a strong community
programs, sports & activities, family activities, youth sports,
YMCA Preschool, parties & room rentals, summer day camp .
for Housing in Ohio
available housing options, including apartments with special features
for the elderly and people with disabilities.
Board of Alcohol, Drug addiction & Mental Health Services
907 North Sandusky Ave.
Bucyrus, OH 44820
Our Mission Statement
The mission of the Crawford-Marion ADAMH Board, under local leadership,
is to assure the availability of high quality alcohol, drug addiction,
and mental health services to all residents through planning (assessing
needs and resources, and determining priorities); purchasing cost
effective services to the extent resources are available; coordinating
services; and evaluating these services.
We envision communities where recovery is possible, resiliency is
innate, communities are supportive, stigma is eliminated and resources
Counseling Services 419-562-2000
- Contact Inc.,
Crawford County 419-562-9010
- Contact Careline
- Family &
Children First Council 740-368-1740
- Teen Institute
Other Programs & Services
Assistance Program 1-877-295-0844
Family of Crawford-Marion Counties 740-375-0796
recorded books, magazines and playback equipment to eligible blind,
visually impaired, physically handicapped, and reading disabled
modestneeds.org for eligibility guidelines,
registration, and application.
work to promote the self-sufficiency of the 'working poor' - the
hard-working but low-income individuals and families that conventional
philanthropy has otherwise forgotten. Modest Needs offers grants
to low-income but generally self-sufficient households, displaced
workers struggling to return to the work force, permanently disadvantaged
persons struggling to afford medical care, and small non-profit
organizations." Grants are paid directly to the vendor
main grant programs:
Self Sufficiency -help low-income households with short-term emergency
Bridge -For persons who will become more self-sufficient once a
full month's pay has been received, but need assistance during the
New Employment -helps people in their job search.
EZ HDM of North Central Ohio, Inc.
419-589-4006 or 800-439-6325
deliver more than 25,000 meals per week to over 47 counties in Ohio.
Our weekly visits bring a variety of meals including low-sugar and
low sodium choices as well as adhering to sensitive dietary restrictions.
Our portions are freshly sealed for easy heat and serve.
If you are not affiliated with Passport, Title III C, or Ohio Home
Care programs, you may purchase meals direct from us. Five meals
a week (our minimum) is only $30.00. Seven meals are $40.00, or
you may order any combination of those amounts.
Medicaid Dentist Directory is a resource for finding federal and
state funded programs for providing basic dental services from clinics
and individual dentist offices and practices for eligible individuals
Families with children needing dental care may be able to qualify
for special funding to obtain health insurance for children with
the help of the Federal government.
Contact your local State government or local Medicaid office for
determining eligibility and the application requirements.
Home Weatherization Program (HWAP)
of Community Assistance
S High St., P.O. Box 1001
Ohio Home Weatherization Assistance Program (HWAP) is a no-cost
energy assistance program designed to increase the energy efficiency
of dwellings owned or occupied by income-eligible Ohioans, reduce
participants' household energy expenditures, and improve participants'
health and safety. HWAP is federally funded by the U.S. Department
of Energy and provided to Ohioans at no cost for customers Households
at or below the federal poverty guidelines or households receiving
Supplemental Security Income qualify for this no-cost program.
individual, homeowner, or renter with an income that falls into
the federal government's poverty guidelines can apply for services
under the HWAP. As required by the federal government, HWAP providers
give priority to people over the age of 60 and those with disabilities.
The local agency's review of your application will determine your
eligibility for services.
Army-Crestline Assistance and Ministries Program (C.A.M.P.)
N Thoman St.
Tues. & Thur. noon-2
you are a Medicaid recipient and are eligible or are currently on
the waiver programs through Medicaid, once you are approved by Medicaid,
there is no charge for our meals. Homestyle Direct handles all of
the Medicaid billing on your behalf. If you are unsure about your
qualifications, contact your local Medicaid office. You can also
call us, and we will provide the appropriate guidance. All of the
items on our menu are priced the same, $5.95 per meal plus the cost
ship healthy and delicious meals to our customers’ doorsteps.
All of our meals are certified and approved by our licensed
dietician. Our extensive menu offers plenty of variety to please
the palate and satisfy special requirements. In addition to the
complete meal offerings that feature, chicken, turkey, pork, beef,
fish and seafood, vegetarian, and breakfast, we offer special
nutritional options; Low-fat, Low-calorie. Carb-controlled, Gluten
free, Low-sodium and Renal diets.
can ship anywhere in the state of Ohio.
Resource Center Ohio
Park Ave. W, Ste. 1
advocacy, testing and care services.
E Mansfield St., Ste. 305
Justice League of Ohio is the only crime victims’ rights legal
clinic in the state of Ohio that provides free legal
representation in criminal court to citizens victimized by crime
to protect their legal rights.
care and abuse