Our Services

You’re Not Alone

Sometimes life throws a curveball: the loss of a job, a sudden illness, or a difficult transition in family life. We at Associated Charities understand that a little bit of help can make a big difference when facing a challenging time. If you’re in a rough spot, we’re here to help.

 

Associated Charities Assistance ServicesAssistance Provided

Associated Charities provides temporary, short-term assistance to Ashland County residents who qualify. We provide assistance in the following areas:

• Rent / Mortgage Assistance
• Utility Assistance (with termination notice)
• Medication Assistance
• Clothing and Coats (Kids Closet - clothing for youth through teenager only)
• Food and Taxable Items


How to Qualify:

To qualify for FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE, please provide the following:

  1. Proof of the last (4) weeks income for the entire household
  2. Proof as to where that money was spent
  3. A valid picture ID or driver’s license
  4. Proof of residing in Ashland County for at least 90 days.

To qualify for FOOD ASSISTANCE, please provide the following:

  1. Proof of the last (1) week of income for the entire household
  2. Proof as to where that money was spent
  3. A valid picture ID or driver’s license
  4. Proof of current residence in Ashland County.

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We have coats for kids! Our "KIds Closet" has coats, hats and gloves for our Ashland County youth through high school. Call the office or stop in with your child during regular business hours. Donations of new coats for kids are always appreciated!