Mission:  Highland County Community Action Organization, Inc. strives to empower individuals and families through opportunities and support to achieve self-sufficiency.

Upcoming Events

Meals on Wheels – March for Meals

3/11/2019 – Fair Housing Informational Session

3/28/2019 – Rocky Fork Lake Mobile Food Pantry

4/4/2019 – Highland County Community Baby Shower

News Updates

2019 Highland County Litter and Recycling Grant Application is Available – Due 4/1/2019

We’re Hiring!

JFS SNAP Announcement 1/16/2019

HEAP Winter Crisis
Call today to schedule your appointment
[Required Documents Checklist]

Head Start & Early Head Start 2017-2018 Annual Report to Public


Emergency utilities payments, financial capabilities training, and help filing taxes

Food pantry on site and coordination with other providers in the community

Intensive work with families in need of extra support

Head Start
& Early HS

Head Start: 

Comprehensive child development program for children ages 3-5 and their families

Early Head Start:

Helps parents provide learning opportunities at home for expectant mothers and parents with children ages 0-3

Family Health

WIC, Family Planning and Reproductive Health, STI testing, Pregnancy testing, Breastfeeding Support, Tobacco Cessation support for pregnant women, and programs to help with Car Seats and Cribs!

Call the clinic directly at 937-393-3060.

Housing and

Home weatherize to save on energy bills

Sometimes can help with some repairs.

Low to moderate income housing available


On-site congregate meals in Greenfield

Home Delivered Meals to Homebound Seniors across the county


Career training programs for youth and adults

Skills and employment workshops open to the public

Employer services

Find out more and check local job listings on our omjhighlandcounty.com website or call the center directly at 937-393-1933.

OhioMeansJobs Center at 1575 N High St. in Hillsboro

and Litter

Recycling Outreach for Highland County Commissioners and the RPHF Solid Waste District

Information about public recycling drop off bins

Special recycling collection events

Litter cleanup supplies for interested groups and organizations

Recycling presentation available for schools and community groups

Community Resources

If you having trouble knowing who to call, this directory includes a list of phone numbers and websites for many service providers throughout the county.

PDF Download:  Community Resources Directory

Ohio Benefit

Apply for public benefits, file your tax return or FAFSA, access veterans services, and register to vote

Complete from home or our staff can assist you

Learn more


Contact Information

Please use our contact page or the info below.

Highland County Community Action Organization, Inc.
1487 N High St, Ste. 500
Hillsboro, OH 45133-8496

Phone: 937-393-3458
Fax: 937-393-7707

Customer Service Survey

Many programs have income eligibility requirements; please call for details.


Community Action changes people’s lives, embodies the spirit of hope, improves communities, and makes America a better place to live. We care about the entire community, and we are dedicated to helping people help themselves and each other.