Free Christmas Meals will be served on Christmas Day at Haven of Rest

by Olivia McCarthy

FREE CHRISTMAS MEALS MONDAY, DECEMBER 25TH HAVEN OF REST MINISTRIES 175 East Market St., Akron CHRISTMAS LUNCH 10:15AM – Registration Begins 11:30AM – Chapel Service 12:00PM – Lunch Served CHRISTMAS  DINNER 5:30PM – Registration Begins 6:00PM – Chapel Service 6:30PM – Dinner Served In addition to a traditional holiday dinner, a gift bag filled with personal care…



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…