Emergency Food Pantry Always Open, Increases Access from Once per Month to Twice

Highland County Community Action has always provided an emergency food pantry for struggling families.  It is open the same hours our services are accessible:  Monday-Friday from 7:30am to 4:30pm. Households can apply in person with household member information and self-decl

Senior Nutrition Program Adjustments for the State of Emergency

The Highland County Community Action Org, Inc.’s Senior Nutrition Program is making some short term adjustments to programming after receiving guidance from the Area Agency on Aging District 7.  To ensure the health and well-being of our participants, the agency has closed its Co

Public Service Announcement: For Immediate Release | Highland County Community Action Agency

March 13, 2020 Due to the State of Emergency declared by Ohio Governor Mike DeWine to protect the well-being of Ohioans from the dangerous effects of COVID-19, policies requiring face to face interviews to complete certain Home Energy Assistance Program applications have been temporar

Summer Crisis Program Starts July 1st

The Ohio Development Services Agency and Highland County Community Action Org., Inc. will help income-eligible Ohioans stay cool during the hot summer months. The Home Energy Assistance Summer Crisis Program provides eligible Ohioans assistance paying an electric bill or assistance pa

Thank You Craftsmen for Kids!

The Highland County Community Action Organization Head Start program received a generous donation of wood toys hand-crafted by Craftsmen for Kids. The toys included building blocks, cars, ramps, puzzles, doll beds with dolls, flappy ducks, lacing boards, geometric bead stringing sets,

Dress for Success

Highland County Community Action’s OhioMeansJobs, in partnership with various area employers/agencies, are pleased to have successfully hosted its 4th Annual Dress for Success® Cincinnati Mobile Career Transformation Center event. This event took place on Wednesday, May 8, 2019 at the

Community Action Month

May is Community Action Month! Follow us on Facebook (@HighlandCountyCAO), Twitter (@HighlandCAO), and Instagram (@HighlandCAO) as we join with a thousand other Community Action Agencies across the country to celebrate the work that we do and the impacts that we have in our communitie

Fair Housing Info Session

Mark your calendars! Mary Remsing from the Highland County Commissioners‘ Office will be holding a Fair Housing informational session on Monday, 3/11/2019 at 10AM at the HCCAO conference room at 1487 N. High St., Hillsboro

March for Meals

Highland County Community Action Organization (HCCAO) Senior Nutrition Program Joins in the Month-Long March for Meals Celebration with Communities Nationwide Support will help to fight senior hunger and isolation in HIGHLAND COUNTY Highland County March 18 – Marc

JFS SNAP Announcement 1/16/2019

Please see the attached announcement from Highland County JFS regarding SNAP benefits. Note: This is not an HCCAO program. We are sharing the announcement to help be sure everyone knows. HIGHLAND COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF JOB AND FAMILY SERVICES/ CHILD SUPPORT ENFORCEMENT AND CHILD PROTECT