Agency Partners

American Red Cross, Ohio Buckeye Region
Blood Services; disaster assistance, education and preparedness; armed forces emergency services; health and safety courses; blood pressure screenings. 115 W. Main St., Chillicothe. (740) 772-2014
Provides assistance with medication and/or medical supplies, food, utility shut-off notices, school shoes and winter coats to Ross County. 11 W. Fifth St., Chillicothe. (740) 774-3560
Bainbridge Senior Citizens
Companionship, socialization and nutrition site facilities for seniors. Monthly meetings, carry-in dinners, entertainment and exercise program. 203 ½ E. Main St., Bainbridge. Phone: (740) 634-2364
Building tomorrow's leaders through programs like Patty's Scoutreach designed to instill self-sufficiency, integrity, patriotism, values and achievement. 991 E. Main St., Chillicothe. (740) 772-6887
Helps people of all ages build self-esteem, develop positive coping skills and self-control. Mentoring, tutoring, programs to develop and nurture creative expression. 165 W. Fourth St., Chillicothe. (740) 773-4242
Medical, mental health, case management services to child victims of physical or sexual assault and their families. Prevention initiatives include classes for parents, children, and adults working or volunteering with children. 138 Marietta Road, Ste. E, Chillicothe. (740) 779-7431
Free playgroup with fabulous toy centers, crafts and story time, every Thursday in the Chillicothe Ross Public Libary from 10:00am to 12:00pm.  
Frankfort Senior Citizens
Nutritional site facilities, companionship and socialization for seniors and physically challenged individuals. Socials, games, crafts, bingo. 31 Main St, Frankfort. (740) 998-6871
National leadership development program helps girls, ages 5-17, build the courage, confidence and character to make the world a better place. 1534 N. Bridge St., Chillicothe. (740) 773-2146
Assisting with the quality of life and employment opportunities for people with disabilities. 10 South Paint Street, Chillicothe 45601 (740) 702-4000 
Huntington Archery Organization
Created to support the students within Huntington Local School District as they take part in the National Archery in the Schools Program (NASP).  The program teaches about the sport of archery as well as life skills such as focus, self-control, patience and self-discipline.
Faith-based free medical and dental clinic.  475 Western Ave. Suite A, Chillicothe, Ohio 45601 (740) 774-4606

Help veterans create career goals, identify barriers that are getting in the way and develop a career plan to overcome those barriers.  Career Services include:  Skills Training, Transportation Services, Health Services, Housing Services and Legal Services. 

New Horizons

Sponsors Youth Crime Watch, a mentoring program designed to keep teens drug-free, involved in the community  and in school. Law enforcement personnel serve as mentors.

Provides the Cooking Matters program that United Way helps sponsor.  The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Education Program (SNAP-Ed) is a free nutrition education and obesity prevention program serving low-income adults and youth. It is funded by the Food Nutrition Service (FNS) branch of the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA). SNAP-Ed operates in 52 states and territories, and its focus audience is individuals and families eligible for the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (formerly known as food stamps).(740) 702-3200

Provides outreach, shelter and victim support. Services include: 24-hr shelter and crisis line; domestic violence and substance abuse counseling; court advocacy and support; education programs. PO Box 1727, Chillicothe. (740) 775-5396
Helping the people of Ross County by reducing poverty and revitalizing families.  United Way Supported programs include the Men's Homeless Shelter and Solace of Ross County.  Ross County Community Action is an active member of the Hunger Coalition and the Ross County CASH Coalition, two United Way Community Impact programs (740) 702-7222  
Food, shelter and utility assistance for low and moderate-income families in crisis; community center; latchkey and day camp programs; and residential camping for low-income children. 171 E. Fourth St., Chillicothe. (740) 774-2760
Provides short-term shelter and counseling for homeless women and children.  Achieving self-sufficiency for the homeless is thee goal.  (740) 774-1200
Provides encouragement, education and empowering support for individuals whose families have been impacted by drug addiction.  
203 West Water Street, Chillicothe, Ohio 45601  (740) 851-5346
Provide advice, counsel and representation to low-income families to address civil legal needs that impact financial stability and income.  11 East 2nd Street, Chillicothe Ohio, 45601 (740) 773-0012
Volunteers mentor children, ages 7-14. Provides school-based mentoring programs, activities for ready-to-be-matched children, and substance abuse prevention education and training. 173 W. Second St., Chillicothe. (740) 773-2447
Wee Care Outreach
Through Walnut Street Methodist Church;  Works with pregnant and parenting teens on parenting skills and education, with the goal of staying in school and graduating.  
Provides programs for all ages including swimming, aquatic programs, pre-school and school-age childcare, health and wellness programs, gymnastics, recreation and sports leagues, handicapped swimming, and water safety classes for county fourth-graders. 100 Mill St., Chillicothe

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