To request an OBB appointment:
In Need of a Free Cell Phone? BACM hosts a representative from Assurance Wireless that can sign qualifying individuals up for a free cell phone. Call us at (330) 745-3693 for dates and times the representative will be available.
National Council For Aging care is reporting The Facts Behind Senior Hunger. Read the article here.
Looking for Other Assistance? For in-depth information about other programs and services in Summit County, you may also contact Info Line by dialing 211 from any landline, (330) 376-6660 from a cell phone, or by visiting their website at www.211summit.org
Food Assistance- Receive a three day supply of food for your household once per month. No appointment necessary; please bring a photo ID and proof of residency (in the 44203 zip code) to each visit. Over 60? Home delivery is available for seniors. Call and ask for Martha for more info.
To request an appointment with Catholic Charities:
Rent/Utility Assistance- BACM hosts a representative from Catholic Charities Community Services every Tuesday from 1:00-5:00pm that can assist with rent and utility payments (as funds are available). Please call CCCS directly at (330) 475-0091 x235 or fill in the form to the right to schedule an appointment.
Help with Public Assistance- BACM is an Ohio Benefit Bank (OBB) site, offering trained counselors to help with completing applications for public assistance programs like food assistance (SNAP), Child Care Assistance (Title XX), health coverage and much more. Call (330) 745-3693 or fill the the form to the right to schedule an appointment.
Questions about Health Insurance? AxessPointe Community Health Center in Barberton has certified application counselors who can answer questions and assist you with applications for Medicaid or Affordable Care Act insurance coverage. Contact Lori at (330) 564-2479 for info.