Recent News

New Wooster transit stop serving OSU

Aug 13, 2019

Wooster Transit to have second stop serving Wooster Campus of The Ohio State University starting August 19 Contact: Eric Swartzentruber, Wooster Transit owner, 330-601-1616 Starting August 19, Wooster Transit will be stopping at two locations to serve the Wooster Campus of The Ohio State University. The first stop will be at the front entrance of…


Summer Crisis Program Ends August 31

Jun 18, 2019

The Summer Crisis Program runs July 1st to August 31st. Appointments can be scheduled online at  Here is the 2019 Summer Crisis Program Flyer (and medical eligibility forms) with information on eligibility and program changes: 2019 SCP flyer 1 yr medical_updated 6.18 3yr Medical_updated 6.18


2019 State of Poverty

Jun 18, 2019

Here is the 2019 State of Poverty report from OACAA StateOfPoverty_2019


2019 Plant Program

Jun 17, 2019

Click Read More to see the link to the 2019 Plant Program flyer with information. 2019PlantProgram


Contractors Wanted

Jun 5, 2019

Contractors Needed: Community Action Wayne/Medina is seeking contractors to perform subcontract work under the Home Weatherization Assistance Program (HWAP) and utility weatherization and home repair programs.  Types of contractors needed include insulation, HVAC, electrical, plumbing and roofing.  Interested contractors must show proof of liability insurance, worker’s compensation coverage, and must own  their own equipment, including…


Wayne County Streetcard- Your Guide to Resources in the Community

May 9, 2019

The Wayne County Streetcard from United Way linked below lists community resources around Wayne County in all categories from Education to Food Assistance to Employment Assistance to Emergency numbers and many more.


Medina Bridges Out of Poverty-June 7th

Apr 22, 2019

The Bridges out of Poverty training will be held on June 7th at the Cleveland Clinic Medina Hospital. See the attached flyer for more info.


Community Legal Aid

Mar 13, 2019

We will be hosting free Community Legal Aid clinics the third Wednesday of the month beginning March 20th.  Some sessions will have the topic announced ahead of time. See the flyer below or visit for more details.


Wayne County Public Engagement Workshop

Mar 12, 2019

From the Wayne County Planning Department: Wayne County just completed its second round of interactive public engagement workshops for the Wayne County Comprehensive Plan, Wayne Onward.  In case you were unable attend one of the “Opportunities” workshops we wanted to invite you to participate in the online version of the workshop.  For those of you…


Energy Assistance Programs

Mar 1, 2019

The Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP) and the Emergency HEAP programs provide a benefit directly to a customer’s energy bill. The Percentage of Income Payment Plan Plus (PIPP Plus) is an extended payment plan in which customers pay a percentage of their income toward their utility bill each month. The Home Weatherization Assistance Program and…