Month: January 2018

Innosource is hiring on Thursday, January 25th and Fridays, February 2nd and 23rd from 9am-12pm @ OhioMeansJobs Center

by Olivia McCarthy

THURSDAY, JANUARY 25TH FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 2ND FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 23RD 9:00AM – 12:00PM OhioMeansJobs – Summit (The Job Center) 1040 E. Tallmadge Ave., Akron INNOSOURCE IS HIRING FOR FULL-TIME CUSTOMER SERVICE REPRESENTATIVES JOB DESCRIPTION – Assist with customer inquiries regarding utility service – Use effective communication skills & judgment to resolve customer problems – Create notifications,…



New Leaf Residential is hiring on Tuesday, January 23rd from 9am-1pm @ OhioMeansJobs Center

by Olivia McCarthy

TUESDAY, JANUARY 23RD 9:00AM – 1:00PM OhioMeansJobs – Summit (The Job Center) 1040 E. Tallmadge Ave., Akron NEW LEAF RESIDENTIAL IS HIRING FOR FULL TIME DIRECT CARE STAFF / PRIMARY CARE WORKER FOR 2ND & 3RD SHIFT JOB DESCRIPTION – Serves as primary service provider for one or more individuals as assigned – Trains clients to function independently – Provides…



Volunteers needed for the 2018 Annual Point-In-Time Homeless Count on Tuesday, January 30th

by Olivia McCarthy

AKRON/ BARBERTON/ SUMMIT COUNTY CONTINUUM OF CARE SEEKS VOLUNTEERS FOR ANNUAL POINT-IN-TIME HOMELESS COUNT TUESDAY, JANUARY 30TH One-Two Hour Shifts during Day & Evening Volunteers are critical to a successful PIT count. Training will be provided during the week of January 22nd. Less experienced volunteers will be partnered with more experienced volunteers. TO VOLUNTEER PLEASE…



Healthy Strides: Warm Up with an Indoor Walk @ Akron General Health & Wellness Centers

by Olivia McCarthy

  • Posted on January 17, 2018

  • Health

Join others for a casual one-mile walk indoors preceded by a brief informative talk by Akron General physicians and caregivers. Topics change each session. FREE TO ATTEND – NO REGISTRATION REQUIRED THURSDAY, JANUARY 18TH THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 15TH THURSDAY, MARCH 15TH 1:00PM Akron General Health & Wellness Center 1940 Town Park Blvd., Uniontown THURSDAY, JANUARY 25TH THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 22ND THURSDAY, MARCH 22ND…



Free Wellness Program for Seniors @ Cleveland Clinic Akron General Wellness Centers

by Olivia McCarthy

  • Posted on January 17, 2018

  • Health

RIGHTFIT SENIOR WELLNESS PROGRAM Free, down-to-earth wellness program designed to help adults ages 65 and older improve their health at a comfortable pace LOW-INTENSITY FITNESS CLASSES PLUS FREE MONTHLY TALKS ON NUTRITION & FITNESS AT CLEVELAND CLINIC AKRON GENERAL LOCATIONS MONDAYS & THURSDAYS 2:00PM – 3:00PM Health & Wellness Center – Green 1940 Town Park Blvd.,…



Free Expungement Clinic on Saturday, January 20th from 9am-12pm @ OhioMeansJobs

by Olivia McCarthy

  • Posted on January 17, 2018

  • Reentry

Have you been denied employment, housing or other government benefits because of a criminal record? Do you need help getting your driver’s license back? THIS FREE CLINIC IS FOR YOU! SATURDAY, JANUARY 20TH 9:00AM – 12:00PM OhioMeansJobs – Summit 1040 E. Tallmadge Ave., Akron (click for map) CLICK HERE FOR PRINTABLE FLYER No email account? Please create…



Reentry Event at Main Library downtown Akron on Saturday, January 20th @ 11am-1pm

by Olivia McCarthy

  • Posted on January 17, 2018

  • Reentry

  UPCOMING REENTRY EVENT AT MAIN LIBRARY, 60 SOUTH HIGH ST., AKRON SATURDAY, JANUARY 20TH 11:00AM – 1:00PM Reentry in Motion: Prison Industrial Complex Main Library Room 1 A film which examines the Prison Industrial Complex using interviews by civil rights crusader Angela Davis, and other prison reformers, is presented. The documentary also highlights the work of…



The HEAP program is here to help you stay warm and safe in these freezing conditions

by Olivia McCarthy

  • Posted on January 10, 2018

  • Health

  THE EMERGENCY HOME ENERGY ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (E-HEAP) CAN HELP KEEP YOU WARM IN THESE FREEZING CONDITIONS CALL 1-866-504-7400 TO SCHEDULE AN APPOINTMENT Akron Summit Community Action 670 W. Exchange St., Akron CLICK HERE FOR FULL DETAILS E-HEAP provides up to $175 in assistance once per heating season to income eligible households that are disconnected,…