Support Local Ohio Find local businesses to support during the COVID-19 crisis, including restaurants that offer take-out options and a list of virtual/VR tours of OH attractions.
Benefits.gov Resource to help direct you to benefits available from the government.
Ohio Works Program The financial assistance portion of Ohio's Temporary Assistance to Needy Families (TANF) program.
USBG National Charity Foundation If you or someone you know is a bartender that has been impacted by the closures of restaurants, you can find help through the Bartender Emergency Assistance Program (BEAP).
Ohio Legal Help Learn how COVID-19 is affecting legal and government organizations and available benefits.
Food, Clothing, and Shelter
Local Food Pantries These are locations of local "litle food pantries" created by the Wadsworth Neighbors Facebook Group:
Hometown Market, 115 State St., Wadsworth
Midwest Memorials, 1244 High St., Wadsworth
The Garage, 126 Pardee, Wadsworth
The Server, 51 N Main, Rittman
Seville Fire department, 100 Greenwich Rd, Seville
Seville Animal Hospital Pet Friendly Pantry, 175 Center St, Seville
Marian's Closet Support to those in need of clothing and non-food household items.
Operation Homes Churches and community organizations working together to provide opportunity and shelter for the homeless.
United Way The United Way 2-1-1 Help Center provides free and confidential 24-hour access to a compassionate professional who will review your options for help, develop a plan, and act as your advocate.
Safer Futures Domestic violence shelter and resource center in Portage County providing shelter/transitional housing and legal advocacy for survivors of domestic violence.
National Suicide Prevention Hotline Free confidential support for people in distress, prevention and crisis resources for you or your loved ones, and best practices for professionals is available at 800-273-TALK (8255).
Wadsworth City Schools The latest COVID-19 updates from Wadsworth City Schools, including food distribution information.
FEMA Public Assistance Simplified Application (released March 23, 2020).
The Garage Ministries Assistance for at-risk youth in Wadsworth, as well as organizing food and clothing assistance. For more information or immediate assistance, contact Garage Ministries Director Laurie Beal at (330) 472-5063.