Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Updates- London Library renovations, Upcoming Fraud Forum

Happy Monday:)
What's New?

There are several upcoming events, check them out below:)

On April 23rd from 1pm-5pm at Clark State Community College, Hollenbeck Bayley Creative Arts Center, 275 S. Limestone St., Springfield the Ohio Attorney General Office is Hosting a Fraud Forum to help the community fight back against financial predators, scam artists and cons. For more information and to rsvp visit www.OhioAttorneyGeneral.gov/CommunityForum

Don't forget to visit our website, www.uwccmc.org/2-1-1 for additional resources, including printable emergency assistance brochures and volunteer opportunities.  Just click on the resources tab to the right.

Anything I missed? Something you would like to see on here?
e-mail me- aferryman@uwccmc.org


Friday, March 21, 2014

ACTIVE PARENTING Mental Health PACT Classes Enrolling!!!

Child Adolescent & Family Center (1835 Miracle Mile)
Mondays 11-12:30, from April 14th- May 19th
Call 390-7960 to Reserve a Spot
Topics Covered:
Relating Positively
School Success
Winning Cooperation
Increasing Responsibility
Building on Strengths
Power of Encouragement
Consistent Correction
Anger’s Benefits
Redirecting Misbehavior
Logical Consequences
All this is offered free of charge!


Upcoming Quest Shred Day-FREE

Shred Day- April 19th

QUEST Shredmill is offering a free shred day for Clark County residents on Saturday, April 19, from 9 a.m. to noon at 110 W. Leffel Lane, Springfield, OH. There is a limit of five bags or boxes of records to be destroyed. Only paper records will be accepted. (No trash or garbage.) We will not accept any records that are wet or molded. If you have questions, please call Jeff  Sasala at 346-0626.

Child Abuse Prevention Carvinal

Child Abuse Prevention Carnival- Friday, April 25, 2014 from 5:00-8:00 pm
Join Us with the Family for this FREE Event!!!

Where: London Community Center (Old Primary Building) 60 South Walnut St, London, Ohio

There will be fun for all:
  • Photo Booth
  • COSI Science Spots
  • Obstacle Course
  • Parachute Cord Bracelets
  • Chair Massage
  • Games and Prizes
  • Door Prizes
  • Crafts
  • Face Painting
  • Balloons Animals
  • Hot Dogs, Pop Corn, Cotton Candy!

Monday, January 27, 2014

Food Pantry Resources

We have updated our Food Pantry List for 2014, make sure you are using an accurate list as things change rapidly :)

Click Here for Clark County Food Pantries

Click Here for Champaign County Food Pantries

Click Here for Madison County Food Pantries

Friday, January 24, 2014

Income Tax Time

Income Tax Preparation Assistance 2014
Clark County:
United Senior Services, 101 S. Fountain Ave, Springfield.  Mon., Tues., Thurs., & Fri. from 9:00 am-3:00 pm, walk-in basis, Starts 2/3/14 and ends 4/14/14

Villa Park Senior Service Satellite, 1350 Vester Ave, Springfield.  Friday from 1:00-3:00 pm by appointment only.  To schedule, call 399-3411 T, W, Thur. from 12:30-3:30 pm 2/7/14-4/11/14

New Carlisle Public Library, 111 E. Lake Ave, New Carlisle, every Tuesday from 1:00-5:00 pm, walk-in basis.   Starts 2/4/14 and ends 4/4/8/14

Clark County Public Library Downtown 201 S. Fountain Ave Springfield, every Wednesday starting 2/5/14 – 4/9/14 10:00 am-2:00 pm, walk-in basis

Clark County Public Library Enon Branch 209 E. Main St. Enon, every Monday  Noon- 5:00 pm starting 2/3/14 - 4/14/14, walk-in basis.

Champaign County:
Stepping Stones Outreach Ministries-142 Dellinger Rd, Urbana.  Call 652-1303 for an appointment.  Some Saturday appointments available.

St. Paris Public Library-127 E. Main St, St. Paris.  Mondays  starting 2/3/14 from 10:00 am-2:30 pm.  Call 663-4349 to schedule an appointment.

Urbana Champaign Senior Center, 701 S. Walnut Rd. Urbana.  Tuesday and Thursday from 9:30 am-3:00 pm, Must call 653-6088 to schedule an appointment.

Madison County:
Community Action-255 High St.  London, Call to schedule an appointment-(740)852-3511

Madison County Emergency Management-271 Elm St.  London, Call (740) 852-3001 Monday-Friday 8:00am-4:00 pm to schedule an appointment.

Wednesday, July 10, 2013

Local Mortgage Assistance for Clark, Champaign & Madison Counties

Neighborhood Housing Partnership- Programs serving Clark and Champaign County include foreclosure counseling and mortgage payment assistance. (937)322-4623
Consumer Credit Counseling- Serves Clark, Champaign & Madison Counties, Offers money management workshops, bankruptcy counseling and education, financial/credit counseling, mortgage foreclosure, budgeting classes, homeowner education and counseling, and debt management. Also offers predatory lending information and a mortgage default counseling service. (937)325-2898 or (800)377-2432
Empowering & Strengthening Ohio’s People (ESOP)- Serves Champaign County, ESOP offers FREE foreclosure prevention counseling services and works directly with lenders on homeowner’s behalf to negotiate affordable loan modifications.  (937) 565-4368
Homeport- Serves Madison County, offers an array of services including foreclosure prevention, credit and budget counseling, homebuyer education and home repair & maintenance workshops. (614)221-8889
Save the Dream Ohio- Serves Clark, Champaign & Madison Counties.  Ohio's foreclosure prevention effort aimed at helping Ohioans take action to save their dream of home ownership. (888)404-4674

Thursday, May 9, 2013

Emergency Assistance Available

Clark County Emergency Assistance
Salvation Army (322-3434) can help with electric (Ohio Edison only) taking phone calls Mondays at 9:00 am.
Catholic Charities (325-8715) no assistance at this time
St. Vincent De Paul (322-0838) can help with rent, utilities, and other various emergency financial assistance. Taking phone calls Tuesday or Friday at 10:00 am.
HEAP (325-8366) no assistance currently available
PRC through DJFS (327-1700) can help with various emergency financial assistance, you must have an income and children to qualify.
Champaign County Emergency Assistance
Salvation Army (484-4244) currently helping with prescriptions and utilities
Catholic Charities (652-2125) can help with limited emergency assistance, taking phone calls the first wednesday of the month only
Tri-County CAC (652-2246)  DP&L assistance available
PRC through DJFS (484-1500) can help with various emergency financial assistance, you must be working and have children to qualify.
Madison County Emergency Assistance
Community Action (740-852-3511) Utility Assistance, Homeless Assistance, Prescription & Gas Vouchers for medical appointments


Friday, March 22, 2013

Lead Safe Program

The Lead Safe Program through The City of Springfield is now serving all of Clark County.  The program provides up to $8000 per unit to assist with lead hazard control costs through a no interest, no monthly payment, deferred loan.  After 3 years, 50% of the loan can be forgiven.
Property Eligibility:
  • Must not be palacarded by the Health District, scheduled for demolition, or in foreclosure
  • Must be in habitable, safe, sanitary condition
Owner Eligibility
  • Must have a child under age of 6 in residence
  • Owner must be the deed holder
  • Must be current on mortgae payments
Occupant Eligibility
  • Must be income eligible household
    • 2 person below $34,600
    • 3 person below $38,900
    • 4 person below $43,200
    • 5 person below $46,700
    • add $3450 per each additional person
Call 328-3930 for more information or to get started removing lead from your home!

Monday, December 31, 2012

If you are a Service Provider, 2-1-1 Wants to hear from YOU!!!

For Service Providers only please!
Please take a few minutes to complete a quick survey on our services.  This evaluation will help us know our strengths and weaknesses so that we can provide better for our community. Thanks for your participation!! Click here to take survey