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Jackson-Vinton Community Action, Inc.

118 South New York Avenue
Wellston, Ohio 45692
1-800-686-4339 or 740-384-3722
Service Categories: Basic Needs Assistance, Transportation
Serving: Jackson, Vinton Counties

The agency operates the Emergency Healthcare Assistance Program, which helps to address barriers to healthcare for low-income, uninsured residents of Jackson and Vinton counties. Individuals who are determined to be eligible for services may receive assistance for up to a cap amount of $300 during the program year. Home stabilization and weatherization services are available through Housing Programs. HEAP Program, summer crisis, Ohio Benefit Bank, and transportation services are also available.

New Freedom-medical, shopping, pharmacy, banking & employment transportation –
Local trips $1 each one-way trip.
Out of County trip -$4 each one-way trip
Must have a diagnosed Disability (documented proof)
Income is considered
Must reside in Jackson County or Vinton County

Non-Emergency Transportation Services (NET) -Medical transportation
Must be Medicaid eligible to receive transportation services
Must reside in Jackson County or Vinton County