Click on the name of a service provider to see contact information and program funded. Click on the heading links to learn more about each area of service.
American Red Cross
Aid to Military Families is the contact between the military and the service person’s family in times of need. Family Disaster Service gives victims of local disasters the basic necessities.
A ministry of concerned Christians who provide help with food, prescriptions, utilities, rent and other emergency needs.
First Call For Help, Inc.
Phone: 2-1-1 or 1-800-468-4357
Information and Referral Service provides information about resources in Williams County and referrals for services through a toll free number, walk-in, and via the internet.
Direct assistance program helps individuals with food, utilities, rent, and prescriptions among other needs.
Helping Hands Food Pantry
Christian-based food pantry that provides food and education on nutrition, budgeting and parenting skills.
Northwest Ohio Community Action Commission (NOCAC)
Emergency Relief Fund provides assistance to low income residents with rent, utilities, prescriptions and emergency needs.
Potter’s Hands Restoration Center
Christian-based drug and alcohol regeneration program for men.
Sanctuary of Williams County
Provides temporary housing for families that are in domestic or financial crisis.
Center for Child and Family Advocacy
House of Ruth provides a safe place for victims of domestic violence and their children. Counseling programs for victims and perpetrators of child sexual abuse and family domestic violence.
Four County Family Center
Family Matters Program works with juvenile offenders and involves the entire family in an effort to prevent additional court involvement or removal from the home.
Legal Aid of Western Ohio, Inc.
Provides free legal services in civil matters to individuals and groups who, due to their limited financial resources, cannot afford to hire a private attorney and seek effective resolution of their legal problems.
Lutheran Social Services
Christian agency provides counseling to help clients attain a higher level of physical, emotional, and spiritual functioning.Direct assistance program helps individuals with food, utilities, rent, and prescriptions among other needs.
Ohio Benefit Bank/Financial Stability Partnership
United Way program offers free tax preparation to individuals and families making less than $56,000 per year. Also provides access to work supports such as food stamps, children’s heath care, and utility assistance.
Phone: (419) 636-7272
In addition to other programs, provides “Safe Dates” dating abuse curriculum. Target audience is all middle and high school students, male and female.
Shalom Mediation and Counseling Center
VORP Program is an alternative made available to judges and probation officers where offenders and victims have a chance to work out problems and find healing and reconciliation.
Williams County Family YMCA
The ACCESS Membership Program offers the YMCA to families regardless of their ability to pay.
Williams County Habitat for Humanity
Housing program builds simple but decent homes in partnership with local families and the community.
Big Brothers Big Sisters of NW Ohio
Phone: (888) 393-2767
One to One Mentoring matches adult volunteers with children from single parent homes to build strong relationships.
Boy Scouts of America / Black Swamp Area Council
Program for school-aged youth to instill traditional values, enhance leadership skills, and develop awareness and citizenship.
Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library
Provides a new book each month for the first five years of a child’s life, delivered their home. Fosters learning, appreciation of books, and encourages parents to read to their children.
Families and Schools Together (FAST)
Evidence-based program which provides parent education, enhances family functioning and improves communication between parent and child. FAST empowers parents to be the preventive agent in their child’s life and meet the physical, mental and emotional needs of their child. UW dollars provide this program in the North Central Middle School.
Girl Scouts of Western Ohio
Youth program fosters self-esteem, leadership, values and ethics so girls can achieve their full potential.
United Way “Let Me Play” Fund
Website: Let Me Play Fund
Participation scholarships to all area recreation programs with the goal of allowing all youth the opportunity to take part.
Encouraging young people to stand up against social pressures and stand out as people of character!
Cancer Assistance of Williams County
Financial support and counseling to Williams County cancer patients.
CPC Women’s Health Resource
Free services include pregnancy testing, information on options, material assistance, counseling, post- abortion support groups, abstinence education, limited ultrasound and STD testing, and more.
Compassion Medical Clinic
Provides free medical care to those who make under 200% of the Federal Poverty Guidelines with no insurance.
Kidney Foundation of NW Ohio, Williams County Chapter
Services offered include mileage reimbursement, assistance with non-covered medications and public education.
Williams County Assoc. for the Mentally Handicapped
Recreation program provides adults with mental and/or physical disabilities a camping experience in a therapeutic setting.
Williams County Senior Center
There may come a time in the lives of some individuals in our community when they are no longer capable of managing affairs. The Volunteer Guardian program assists them in making basic life decisions.