Catholic Charities

Emergency rent and utility assistance for Stark County residents: call Monday – Friday between 9 and 10 a.m.

Through tangible assistance and other essential services, Catholic Charities affirms human dignity, meets basic human needs, strengthens families, builds communities, and empowers others to transform their lives.

Basic Needs Assistance

  • utilities, rent, mortgage, food pantry, Community Cupboard, birth certificates & photo ID’s

First Step Family Support

  • infant supplies (partnered with Heart of Ohio Diaper Bank), case management, parenting support/education

Adult Day Services

“Next Step” Ministries:

  • Project ASSISI – Case management
  • Stark Pathways to Success – seeks to assist Stark County residents who are pursuing higher education while dealing with challenging life circumstances

Senior Rent & Mortgage Assistance

  • Must be a resident of Stark County, age 65 and above, under 200% of Federal Poverty Guidlines, and have a lease/mortage holder
  • To be pre-screened over the phone for our senior housing program, please call 10:00AM-4:00PM * Monday through Friday