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.

Learn More

The Ashland County Food Bank has been serving families since 1980. We are proud to be able to offer milk, eggs, cheese, sandwich meat, ground beef, sausage, chicken, roasts plus canned and boxed groceries. We also keep a supply of taxable items not available with food stamps (toilet paper, toothpaste, soaps and personal items).
Donations for the Food Bank are always welcome. They can be dropped off at our delivery door or you can make a donation through our donate button. We want to thank our many caring donors that make this all possible - Thank you!