Youngstown, Ohio 44502
Supportive Services for Seniors is a program that provides social services, case management, advocacy, transportation and resource networking on behalf of adults, age 60 and over. (This service provides client assessment, casework, face-to-face interviews, collateral interviews, service delivery, advocacy with community resources, assistance with entitlement program applications, and networking with formal and informal support systems on behalf of clients. Some limited prescription assistance is available and referrals are made for assistance through pharmaceutical company programs. It is a Passport provider program and a provider of Levy services in Mahoning County).
Catholic Charities Senior Center provides socialization, recreation, and resources to senior citizens in southern Columbiana County. The Center is working on initiatives to increase community outreach including a monthly community meal open to the public. (The center provides services to seniors that include on-site and home-delivered meals in the immediate East Liverpool/ Wellsville/ Calcutta area; telephone reassurance, recreation, socialization and fellowship; as well as assistance with emergency situations).
Basic Need Assistance (This is a specific program for individuals and families to provide financial assistance in crises. Services provided include: Connecting the client with community resources to meet the need within the context of a plan. Provide advocacy service for individuals with other community resources. Those seeking help with utilities, food, prescriptions, toiletries, cleaning supplies, diapers, formula, etc. are welcome to contact the agency Monday through Friday between the hours of 8:30 am and 4:30 pm. In most cases, you will need to schedule an appointment. Applicants should bring a photo ID, proof of income, and information regarding the request – i.e. utility bill/disconnection notice/ eviction notice/ lease, etc. Gently used clothing for children, household items, cleaning & paper products, and hygiene products are available at the various sites. Please call the specific site for details and availability.
Housing and counseling is HUD certified program which assists with a broad range of housing concerns.(Foreclosure/default counseling is available for those who have fallen behind on their mortgage payment. A housing counselor will serve as an intermediary between the client and the lender, exploring all options which may help prevent the foreclosure.)
Columbiana County Senior Center, 600 E. 4th St., East Liverpool, OH 43920, Phone: (330) 385-7829
Columbiana County Christina House, Domestic Violence Program, PO Box 262Lisbon, OH 44432
(330) 420-0036 24-Hour Crisis Line
Trumbull County, 175 Laird Ave. NE, Warren, OH 44483, Phone: (330) 393-4254