Month: December 2017

Reentry Support Group Meets Every Tuesday from 4pm-5pm @ The Front Porch Cafe

by Olivia McCarthy

  • Posted on December 11, 2017

  • Reentry

REENTRY SUPPORT GROUP MEETS EVERY TUESDAY FROM 4:00PM – 5:00PM Front Porch Cafe 798 Grant Street, Akron (map) Every Tuesday, men & women leaving institutions meet to discuss the issues surrounding reentry, learn about new services, connect to employment and support each other through friendships and references to different services. Operated under the umbrella of the…



Reentry Event at Main Library downtown Akron on Saturday, December 16th @ 11am-1pm

by Olivia McCarthy

  • Posted on December 6, 2017

  • Reentry

UPCOMING REENTRY EVENT AT MAIN LIBRARY, 60 SOUTH HIGH ST., AKRON SATURDAY, DECEMBER 16TH 11:00AM – 1:00PM Reentry in Motion: Life Without Parole Main Library Room 2AB The U.S. is the only country in the world that sentences youth to Life Without Parole. This sentence not only affects the incarcerated individual and victim, but the whole community.…



Stay Warm this Winter – Walk-In Super Tuesday Evenings added to the Winter Crisis Program

by Olivia McCarthy

The Emergency Home Energy Winter Crisis Program (E-HEAP) has added four Super Tuesday Walk-In Evenings on the 1st Tuesday of each month. Akron Summit Community Action 670 W. Exchange St., Akron NO APPOINTMENTS NECESSARY for households whose gas or electric is OFF, customers transferring utility service, and those with less than 25% supply of bulk…



Free Grief Support to help you through the holiday season on Wednesday, December 13th @ Hospice Care Center, Akron

by Olivia McCarthy

  • Posted on December 4, 2017

  • Health

GRIEF, LOSS & HOLIDAY PAIN The grieving process can be especially difficult during special holidays or dates of significance. This session will provide tips to help you through the holiday season. It will also offer tips for family and friends when dealing with a bereaved person. WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 13TH 2:00PM – 4:00PM or 6:00PM –…