Food Backpack Program
BACM helps supplement the nutritional needs of the children enrolled at the Barberton Head Start by providing 2 breakfasts, 3 entrees, 2 snacks & 1 fruit twice a month during the school year (Oct-May).
Thank you to Compass Systems for funding this important program.
Emergency Assistance Program
Catholic Charities will have a representative on-site at BACM every Tuesday, offering limited assistance with
utilities and rent and providing one-on-one financial
counseling during visit.
Rev. Edmond Fast PhD of the American Legion 566 and VFW 1066 offers Veterans counseling and benefit help on Thursdays beginning at 1:3oPM. Stop in if assistance is needed or call for an appointment.
Clear Captions Phone
Representative, Deborah McKee, will be available at 2PM on Tuesdays to assist hearing impaired clients in receiving a Clear Captions phone with visual message answering service. Flier
To request a BACM appointment:
To request an appointment with Catholic Charities:
Nutrition Education Classes
Ohio State University has offered their "Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program" at BACM. This course is designed to help families make healthier choices. Classes begin Monday, February 3 at 10:30AM, every Monday for 9 weeks. Call the office to reserve your seat. Flier
Staff can assist clients with applying for public assistance such as SNAP, WIC, or HEAP.
Pet Food Ministry
We have a generous, dedicated donor that funds our pet food pantry. Each month we purchase a large order of dog & cat food from Chewy.com. Bags are available to families visiting the BACM Food Pantry.
Senior Home Delivery
We offer home deliver of groceries to seniors age 60+ and disabled individuals. Clients must call the office by 5PM on Tuesday for delivery on Thursday. Available once per calendar month. Flier
Choice Food Pantry
Residents of the Barberton area who qualify (based on income) can shop our pantry once per calendar month and receive a 3-day supply of food for each member of their household. Clients must show a photo ID and proof of residency
at each visit.
Changes due to the
Corona Virus flier