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  Family & Children First Council
724 S. 7th St. Rm 135
Coshocton, OH 43812

740-622-3760 phone
740-291-8035 fax

 
     
  Hours:  
  Monday to Friday
8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Closed weekends and holidays
 
     
   
   
     
 
Resource Guide

 

BASIC NEEDS

Housing

Coshocton Metropolitan Housing Authority (Low Income)

 

622-6300

 

N/A

 

Emergency Services & Shelter

622-9801

 

www.knohoco.org

 

 

Hope House (Shelter for Victims of Domestic Violence)

 

622-8504

 

www.firststepcoshocton.org

 

 

Kno-Ho-Co (Rent Assistance)

 

622-9801

 

www.knohoco.org

 

Frances E. Meredith Second Chance Homeless Shelter

 

622-3632

 

N/A

 

The Salvation Army ( Rent Assistance)

 

622-0971

 

www.salvationarmy.org

 

Heritage Apartments

622-1412

 

 

 

Lafayette Commons 

545-6819

N/A

 

Lafayette Mills Apartments

 

545-9705

 

Chestnut Crossing Apartments

 

622-5495

N/A

 

Oxford Square

 

498-7070 

 

 

Clothing


Church of Christ

 

622-5461

 

N/A

 

First Step Family Violence Services

 

622-8504

 

www.firststepcoshocton.org

 

Pregnancy Distress Center (Maternity and Infant Clothing)

 

622-3808

 

N/A

 

The Church of God

 

622-0305

 

N/A

 

The Salvation Army

 

622-0971

 

www.salvationarmy.org

 

Shepherd’s Christian Assembly

 

623-3888

N/A

Journey’s End Ministries (Jacob’s clothing closet)

 

498-5772

N/A

Goodwill

622-0971

N/A

 

Jocob’s Closet

824-3228

N/A

 

 

 

Food


Coshocton County WIC (Women, Infants and Children)

 

622-2929 ext. 1822

 

 

www.coshoctonhealth.org

 

Meadows Outreach (Children’s Breakfast and Summer Lunch Program)

 

622-0033

 

 

N/A

 

Nellie Open Pantry ( God’s Eternal Love Fellowship)

 

824-3958

 

N/A

 

New Life Ministries

622-2181

 

N/A

 

The Salvation Army

 

622-0971

 

www.salvationarmy.org

 

Journey’s End

740-498-5772

N/A


Transportation


Coshocton County Coordinated Transportation Agency

-Transportation for Medicaid Managed Care participants provided through managed care entity.

 

622-7139

 

N/A

 


Other Services


American Red Cross (Emergency and Disaster Services)

 

622-0228

 

www.coshocton.redcross.org

 

Coshocton County Department of Job and Family Services (Cash Assistance, Food Stamps, etc)

 

622-1020

 

www.coshoctonjfs.org

 

HEAP (Assistance with Utility Bills)

 

622-9801

 

www.knohoco.org

 

United Way of Coshocton

 

622-4567

 

www.coshoctonunitedway.org

 

Southeastern Ohio Legal Services

 

800-686-3670

N/A

  Educational Resources

Coshocton Public Library (Preschool story time, adult book groups, bookstore, teen meetings)

 

622-0956

 

Coshoctonlibrary.org

 

Coshocton County Adult Literacy Education 

(Provides free instruction for adults who lack a foundation of literacy skills needed for effective citizenship, further education and productive employment)

295-7523 

N/A 

Central Ohio Technical College

 

622-1408

Cotc.edu


HOUSING/HEALTH SERVICES


SENIOR CITIZENS


Coshocton Commons Apartments


622-1115

 

Ravenswood Limited


824-4409

 

Riverside Towers


622-8072

 

Seton Coshocton


622-7664

 

The Meadows


622-6300

 

College Park Home Care (Provides PASSPORT and services under Medicare, Medicaid or private insurance)


622-4606

 

Coshocton City Home Health Agency (nursing, nurse aids, and physical, occupational and speech therapies)


622-1736

 

Health Services of Coshocton County (home health and hospice services)

622-7406

 

 

Other Organizations

American Red Cross (health services and information)


622-0228

 

Am Vets (Provides advice and help with applying for benefits to veterans)


623-0538

 

Arthritis Foundation (provides programs for people who suffer from arthritis, including education, exercise and therapy)


622-1202

 

Coshocton County Memorial Hospital Lifeline (emergency response service)


623-8416

 

Coshocton County Health Dept. (adult immunizations)


622-1426

 

Coshocton County Senior Center (home delivered and congregate meals, exercise programs, RSVP)


622-4852

 

 

Kno-Ho-Co Ashland, CAC (provides transportation for Coshocton County Senior Citizens)


622-1908

 

Adult Protective Services (Cosh. Co. JFS)

622-1020

Coshoctonjfs.org

 


Health Services


Coshocton County Help Me Grow (Families with Children 0-3)

622-1552

 

 

Coshocton County Board of MRDD (Disability Services, all ages)

622-2032

 

www.coshmrdd.org

 

 

Maternal and Child Health Center (Children Birth – 12- provides physicals children and immunizations birth to 18. prenatal care)

 

 

622-2999

 

 

www.coshoctonhealth.org

Coshocton City Health Department (nurses, nurse aides, physical, occupational and speech therapies)

 

622-1736

 

www.coshoctoncityhall.com

 

Coshocton County Health Department

 

622-1426

 

www.coshoctonhealth.org

 

Children’s Dental Clinic

 

622-8421

 

N/A

 

Hope Clinic (accepts walk-ins on Thursdays only from 6:30-8:30 p.m. @ 131 S. 6th St. Coshocton)

622-6223

N/A

 

EMPLOYMENT / CHILD CARE

 Employment

 

Coshocton County Job & Family Services (Employment Services)

622-1020

 

www.coshoctonjfs.org

 

Mancan Employment Agency

623-0511

 

Shannon Staffing

622-2600

 

WIA Workforce Investment Act

295-7550

www.coshoctonjfs.org


Childcare

 

Kidz Campus (ages 0-12)


622-3542

 

God’s Kids (After School) Keene UMC


622-4240

 

Learning Garden


622-9797

 

Coshocton County Head Start


622-3667

 

Precious Treasures


545-6082

 

Childcare Central

623-0443

 

 

Preschool


Montessori Preschool

 

622-3127

 

N/A

 

Early Advantage Preschool at Kids America

 

622-6657

 

www.kids-america.org

 

Sacred Heart Preschool

 

623-2119

 

N/A

 

Coshocton County Head Start

 

622-3667

 

N/A

 

Precious Treasures

 

545-6082

 

N/A

 

Coshocton Christian School

 

622-5052

 

www.coshoctonchristianschool.org

 

Head Start at Echoing Hills

(Kno-Ho-Co- Ashland )

 

330-377-4567

 

www.knohoco.org

 

Kidz Kampus ( Maria Hay Forbes Center )

 

 

622-3542

 

 

N/A

 

Coshocton County Board of DD- Hopewell

622-2032

 

 



YOUTH ACTIVITIES  

4-H Junior Leadership Club (Teens ages 13-18 learn leadership skills)

 

 

622-2265

 

 

www.coshocton.osu.edu

 

 

Babysitting Training (American Red Cross)

 

622-0228

 

 

www.coshocton.redcross.org

 

.Mentoring Center of Coshocton County

(Improve the lives children by pairing them with a positive adult mentor)

 

623-8110

 

 

www.bbbscoshco.org

 

 

Boy Scouts

(Promotes character development, citizenship, and physical fitness)

 

740-453-0571

 

 

www.scouting.org

 

Conesville Recreation

(Summer youth baseball, T-ball, & softball)

 

829-2339

 

 

N/A

 

 

Coshocton City Recreation (Summer youth baseball & softball, ages 6-18)

 

502-1510

 

 

N/A

 

 

.Canal Lewisville Recreation

 

623-0455

 

 

N/A

 

 

FCCLA (Family & Career & Community Leaders of America )

 

(Leadership training for Riverview Sr. High students)

 

824-3522

 

 

N/A

 

 

FFA (Future Farmers of America) (Leadership, personal growth, career success for River View Sr. High students)

 

824-3522

 

 

N/A

 

 

Key Club To develop competent ,capable & caring leaders through the vehicle of service (For Coshocton Sr. High Students)

 

 

622-9433

 

 

N/A

 

 

Girl Scouting (Instill values of courage, confidence, and character in girls)

 

1-800-292-6759, ext. 16

 

 

www.gsheart.org

 

 

God’s Kids ( Keene United Methodist Church ) (After school program for Elementary grades)

 

622-4240

 

 

N/A

 

 

Kids America Sports Complex (Youth sporting activities)

 

622-6657

 

 

www.kids-america.org

 

 

Leo Club (Community Service organization for high school students)

 

202-0888

 

 

N/A

 

 

FFA ( Ridgewood High school)

545-6345/545-6876

 

 

www.ridgewood.k12.oh.us

 

 

Ms. Jennifer’s Dance Studio (Apprentice program for dancers)

 

622-3423

 

 

www.missjennifer.com

 

 

Overtime (Coshocton Christian Tabernacle) (Fri, 9:00 PMMidnight )

 

(Youth Group Recreational Fellowships for Jr. & Sr. High ages)

 

 

622-4133

 

 

www.thechristiantab.net

 

 

Ridgewood Recreation

 

 

622-0696

 

 

N/A

 

 

Rising Tide Aquatic Club

 

202-0247

 

 

N/A

 

 

Roscoe Recreation (Summer youth baseball & softball, ages 5-14)

 Coshocton Youth Foundation ( teaches high school students philanthropy skills)

622-0163

 

622-0010

 

N/A


 N/A

 

 

SADD Students Against Destructive Decisions ( River View High School )

 

 

824-3522

 

 

N/A

 

 

Safety City (Teaches early age children safety matters, such as gun, playground, bus, and fire safety, along with poison control and stranger danger)

 

 

622-0228

 

 

www.coshocton.redcross.org

 

 

Teen Institute (9th – 12th Grades – Teens who choose to have fun without alcohol, tobacco, or drugs)

 

622-0033

 

 

N/A

 

 

The Maxx (The Salvation Army) (Recreational activities and safe fellowship for teens, ages 12-18)

 

622-0971

 

 

www.salvationarmy.org

 

 

The Presbyterian Church Youth Group Fellowships (Jr. & Sr. High) (Discussion, recreation, outings, Bible study/spiritual growth, community service)

 

622-0486

 

 

N/A

 

 

Upwards Basketball Program ( Perry Chapel Church ) (Structured environment for youth to grow physically, emotionally, & spiritually)

 

622-4133, 327-5800

 

 

N/A

 

 

Water Safety-American Red Cross (Teaches children to swim and trains potential lifeguards)

 

622-0228

 

 

www.coshocton.redcross.org

 

 

X4J (Excited 4 Jesus) (Coshocton Christian Tabernacle) (Weds, 6:30 PM )

 

 

622-4133

 

 

www.thechristiantab.net

 

OSU Extension Office (4-H)

 

622-2265

 

N/A

 

Union Recreation

327-5034

N/A

 

 

COUNSELING / BEHAVIORAL & EMOTIONAL SUPPORT

 

  Coshocton Counseling Center (Six County, Inc.)

 

 622-3404

 

N/A

 

 

Debbie E. Dickson Counseling Inc. (Child and Family)

 

 

294-9006

 

 

N/A

 

 

Thompkins Child &Adolescents Services (Anger Management, Therapy Groups, Counseling & Support Services for Families)

 

622-4470

 

www.tcasinc.org

 

MADD

 

623-0359

 

N/A

 

Pregnancy Distress Center

 

622-3808

 

N/A

 

Health Services of Coshocton (Hospice)

 

622-7311

 

N/A

 

Coshocton Behavioral Health Services (Provides education about dangers of tobacco, alcohol and drugs)

 

622-0033

 

N/A

 

PREP (Prevention & Relationship Enhancement Program)

 

Improves relationships and strengthens families

 

622-4470

 

 

www.tsacinc.org

 

 

Parent Mentor Program

 

622-2924

 

N/A

 

Side by Side Family Mentoring

 

623-8110

 

N/A

 

Family PACT (To help facilitate improved family relationships)

 

 

622-6208

 

 

www.coshoctonjfs.org

 

 

.Moms as Gateway ( To help break down barriers between mothers and fathers and facilitate improved family relationships)

 

 

502-1882

 

 

N/A

 

 

Fatherhood Initiative and Resource Center (To strengthen the family unit through engaging and empowering fathers and father figures to be meaningfully involved in and committed to the child’s well-being

610-6412

 

N/A

 

Higher Hopes Therapeutic Riding Center (provides therapeutic riding or children and adults with disabilities)

 

824-4183

 

www.higherhopes.org

 

First Step Family Violence Services

 

622-8504

 

www.firststepcoshocton.org

 

Survivors of Suicide Support Services/ Suicide Prevention Collation

622-7311

 


PARENTING / FAMILY BUILDING

Head Start at Echoing Hills ( Kno-Ho-Co Ashland )

 

 

 

1-330-377-4567

 

 

www.knohoco.org

 

Head Start

 

 

622-3667

 

 

N/A

 

Help Me Grow (families with children 0-3)

 

622-3760

 

www.coshoctonhealth.org

 

WIC (Women, Infants and Children)

 

622-2929 ext.1822

 

www.coshoctonhealth.org

 

Thompkins Child and Adolescent Services

 

622-4470

 

www.tcasinc.org

 

PREP (Prevention & Relationship Enhancement Program

 

 

622-4470

 

 

http://www.thompkinstreatment.org/ 

 

 

Family Pact (To help facilitate improved family relationships)

 

 

622-6208

 

 

www.coshoctonjfs.org

 

 

The Nurturing Father (A ten week course focused on men who desire to become great dads)

 

622-3760

 

www.coshoctonfathers.org  

 

 

 

 

 

Special Needs & Disability Assistance

 

Higher Hopes Therapeutic Riding Center

 

824-4183

 

N/A

 

 

Coshocton County Handicapped Society ( Provides air-conditioners for income eligible individuals with chronic breathing problems, access ramps to assist individuals in living more independently)


623-8001

N/A

Coshocton board of DD (Disability services for all ages)


622-2032

N/A

Hopewell Industries


622-3563

N/A

Hopewell Services and Support

Administration/Community and Supported Employment


622-2674

N/A

Hopewell School

622-2032

N/A

 

 

Educational Resources for Parents & Teachers


Parents & Child Resources


Cares College Access Program (assists county students in reaching their post- secondary goals)

 

502-6345

 

  

 

 

Family and Children First Council CREATIVE OPTIONS (Working with families, agencies, & schools together to help students achieve success at home and school)


622-3760

 

Connect to Your community (federally funded grant campaign that is providing Free computer and internet training to Coshocton County residents)

575-4487

 

 

Teacher Resources


 Creative Options ( working with families, agencies & schools together to help achieve success at home and school)


622-3760

 

 N/A

 

Juvenile Tobacco Education Classes ( Coshocton Behavioral Health Choices will provide education in your classroom about the dangers of tobacco use)


622-0033

N/A

Red Ribbon Week (Coshocton Behavioral Health Choices will provide prevention activities, to enhance student’s desire for rug- free abstinent lifestyles)


622-0033

N/A

Coshocton County Resource Network/ Technology Network


622-8218

N/A

Youth Education Program (Bullying and Violence Prevention promoting Healthy Relationships ages 11-19)

622-8504

N/A

 

Pregnancy/Early Childhood Services


Help Me Grow (families with children ages 0-3)

 

622-1552

 

N/A

 

 

Maternal and child Health Center (Provides physicals for children ages birth-12 and immunizations for children ages birth-18 and prenatal care to pregnant women)


622-2999

N/A

WIC (Women, Infants and children)


622-2929

N/A

Pregnancy Distress Center

622-3808

N/A

 

 
 
 
 
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