Community and Family Resources in Crawford County

ADAMH:  Crawford-Marion Board of Alcohol, Drug Addiction and Mental Health Services.
Phone: 419.562.7288


Catalyst Life Services:  ​Non-Profit organization offering mental-health and crisis services to our students and families who are residents of Richland County.
Phone: 419.342.2449


Childcare Choices: Government help with childcare costs for parents.  Phone: 419-468-7581 or 1-800-92CHILD


Children Family First Council: Is a partnership of state and local government, communities and families that enhances the well-being of Ohio’s children and families by building community capacity, coordinating systems and services, and engaging families.

Phone: 419-562-1631


Community Action:  ​Provide assistance with following services: Clothing, Food, Utilities, and Prescription Medications.
​OHCAC also provides weekend food Backpack Program for families in need. 
Phone: 419.468.5121


Children with Medical Handicaps: A tax-supported, state administered program in the Ohio Department of Health. This program was developed to help provide financial assistance, regardless of family income, to assist with diagnostic costs of children under the age of 21 with suspected special health care needs.

Phone: 419.562.5871, ext 1209


Crawford Co. Job and Family Services: Provide food assistance, Medicaid and financial assistance, children services and child care, employment and education assistance, and assistance relating to unemployment benefits.  
Phone: 419.562-0015


Crawford Co. WIC ProgramWIC is a nutrition education program. WIC also provides nutritious foods that promote good health for pregnant women, women who just had a baby, breastfeeding moms, infants, and children up to age five.
Phone: 419.462.1197


Crawford Co. Council on Aging: Provide assistance with nutrition, in-home care, and transportation to citizens sixty and older.
Phone: 419.562.3050


Crawford County Public Health Department: Phone (419) 562-5871

Community Counseling Services: Provide mental health and substance abuse treatment services to children, teens, adults, and families in Crawford County.
Phone: 419.562.2000


Family Life Counseling: Provide mental health counseling to children, young adults, adults, and senior citizens.  
Phone: 419.774.9969


HEAP: The Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP) is a federally funded program that provides eligible Ohioans assistance with their home energy bills. This one-time benefit is applied directly to the customer’s utility bill or bulk fuel bill.

Phone: (800) 282-0880


Mobility Manager: Phone: 419-560-0905


National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: Phone: 800-273-8255


Ohio Department of Health- Pandemic Information: This page is dedicated to helping educators, parents, caregivers and students maintain learning momentum in the midst of coronavirus. 

Phone: 1-833-4-ASK-ODH


Turning Point Domestic Violence:  Turning Point provides victims/survivors of domestic violence and their children with safe, secure, temporary shelter in a comfortable atmosphere. The shelter is designed to meet the victims’ physical needs by providing housing, food, clothing and personal items, as well as their emotional needs through support services.

Phone: (800) 232-6505


Salvation Army, Bucyrus: Phone: 419-562-0071



Ohio Heartland Community Action 124 Buehler Street Galion, Ohio 44833 419.468.5121 Monday – Friday 8:00 AM – 10:30 AM Galion & Polk Township Residents Only

St. Paul United Methodist 746 Cherry Street Galion, Ohio 44833 419.468.4557 Pastor Ash Welch 3rd Saturday 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM

St. Joseph’s Catholic Church 135 North Liberty Galion, Ohio 44833 419.468.2884 For Food Pantry, must call for an appointment

Cooperative Christian Services of Galion (CCSG) @ First Presbyterian 240 S. Market Street Galion, Ohio 44833 419.462.9305 Message only. Messages retrieved Tues & Thur. Tuesday & Thursday 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM Saturdays by appointment only Galion Residents Only

Crestline Church of the Nazarene 500 East Main Street Crestline, Ohio 44827 419.683.1700 Must call for details

New Day Ministries Outreach Center 113 N. Sandusky Bucyrus, Ohio 44820 419.617.7423 **Director: Emily 2nd Harvest Food Pantry 2nd & 4th Saturdays 10:00 AM – Noon Senior Boxes 1/month, 60 + Must meet income guidelines, Residents of Crawford County

Bucyrus United Methodist Outreach Center 216 Hopley Avenue Bucyrus, Ohio 44820 419.562.5061 Fridays 10:00 AM – Noon Bucyrus Residents Only

Seventh Day Adventist 1980 Stetzer Road Bucyrus, Ohio 44820 419.562.5243 Canned Goods

Salvation Army 224 E. Rensselaer Bucyrus, Ohio 44820 419.562.0071 Social Services Tue, Wed, & Thurs 9:00 AM – 2:00PM



First Lutheran Church 127 S. Columbus Street Galion Ohio 44833 419.468.3107 Saturdays 9:00 AM – 10:30 AM 2nd Tuesday Dinner 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM

Peace Lutheran 129 W. Walnut Street Galion, Ohio 44833 419.468.3141 2nd Wednesday 5:00 PM – 6:00

St. Joseph’s Catholic Church 135 North Liberty Galion, Ohio 44833 419.468.2884 3rd Wednesday 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM

First Presbyterian 240 S. Market Street Galion, Ohio 44833 419.468.1366 3rd Saturday 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM

St. Paul United Methodist 746 Cherry Street Galion, Ohio 44833 419.468.4557 Last Wednesday 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM

First United Church of Christ 248 Harding Way West Galion, Ohio 44833 419.468.4380 Breakfast Last Sunday 8:30 AM – 9:30 AM Dinner 3rd Thursday 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM

Father’s Heart Healing Center 320 Woodlawn Avenue Bucyrus, Ohio 44833 419.562.9760 Tuesday, Thursday & Friday 4:30 PM 5:30 PM

Good Hope Lutheran 129 W. Charles Street Bucyrus, Ohio 44820 419.562.0286 Every Wednesday 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM