Contact Care Line Resources
The following are a list of resources for people in need by catagory in the Marion, Ohio area. This is a provided as a resource to you to assist you in finding answers to common challenges in our community....

Government Offices:

- Marion City Hall: 740-387-2020
- Marion County Building: 740- 223-4000
- Marion County Courthouse: 740- 387-5871
- Marion City Police: 740-387-2525
- Marion County Sheriff: 740-382-8244
- Metro Housing: 740-383-5680
- Ohio Tax Assistance: 800-282-1780
- Ohio Attorney General: 800-282-0515 or 614-466-4320 Emergency Information & Referral:
- Contact Care – Line: 740-383-2273

Addiction Recovery:
See chart at bottom of page

AIDS / HIV:

- AIDS Resource Center Ohio: 800-252-0827 419-525-2437 Home Visits Available

Burial:

- Burial Relief, Inc. 740-382-0200

Child Abuse:

- Marion County Children Services: 740-389-2317
- Marion City Police: 740-387-2525
- Marion County Sheriff: 740-382-8244
- Victims Assistance Program: 740-387-4401

Clinics / Medical Help:

- Center St. Community Health Center: 740-751- 6380
- Marion General Hospital Emergency Room: 740-383-8500
- Marion Public Health Dept.
Nursing - 740-387-6520 Environmental Vital Statistics - 740-387-3604
- Smith Clinic: 740-383-7000
- Marion Speech & Hearing: 740-383-2513
- Veterans Clinic: 740-223-8089
- Urgent Care: 740-389-5151

Clothing:

- Goodwill Store: West Store - 740-387-7023 East Store - 740-389-3396
- Salvation Army Thrift Store: 740-389-3397
- St. Vincent DePaul: 740-386-6422
- Vineyard Christian Fellowship: 740-382-0790
- Life [ LINK ]: 740-387-6822
- American Red Cross (Disaster Related): 740-725-9141
- Leapin' Ministries: 740-387-0131
- Community Christian Fellowship: 740-494-2222

Day Care / Pre-School:

- Amerikid Day Care: 740-387-9963
- Emanuel Pre-School & Child Care: 740-382-0257
- Epworth United Methodist Church Pre-School / Day Care: 740-387-1062
- Job & Family Services: 740-387-8560
- Head Start Programs: 740-387-1039
- Tri - Rivers Day Care: 740-389-4681
- Berean Baptist Pre-School & Daycare: 740-389-2308

Dental Health Services:

- Dental Care: Mansfield Ohio: 419-522-1939
- Children’s Dental Clinic: (ages 5-13)
- Veteran’s Clinic: 740-382-4939
- Center Street Community Health Clinic: 740-382-4939

Domestic Violence:

- Marion City Police: 911 & 740-387-2525
- Marion County Sheriff: 911 & 740-382-8244 or 800-241-8244
- Turning Point: 740-382-8988
- Victim Assistance Program: 740-387-4401

Education / Training / Employment:

- Safety City: 740-387-5019
- Adult Basic Literacy Education: 740-389-4636 ext. 223
- Marion Catholic Schools Adm. Ofc: 740-389-2381
- Marion City Schools Adm. Ofc: 740-387-3300
- Marion Technical College: 740-389-4636
- Marion Connections (One-Stop): 740-382-0076
- MARCA: 740-387-1035
- Ohio State University – Marion: 740-389-6786
- Tri - Rivers Career : 740-389-4681
- Marion County Schools Adm. Ofc: 740-725-5400
- Job & Family Services: 740-387-8560
- Marion Public Library: 740-387-0992
- YMCA: 740-725-9622

Emergency Financial Assistance:

- Community Action Center: 740-383-2154
- Job & Family Services: 740-387-8560
- Love Inc. (small amount): 740-382-3340
- Salvation Army: 740-382-2156
- Veteran Services of Marion County: 740-387-0100

Emergency Shelter:

- American Red Cross (in event of fire / disasters / weather related disaster): 740-725-9141
- Marion Homeless Shelter Program: (men) 740-382-9600 - Marion Homeless Shelter Program: (women & children) 740-387-4550
- Salvation Army: 740-382-2156
- Turning Point: (domestic violence victims) 740-382-8988
- Be Ministries: 740-382-9507
- Lutheran Metropolitan Ministries: 216-566-0047

Food Pantries: (short term emergency needs):

- Kirkpatrick Church of Christ: 419-845-2580
- Salvation Army: 740-382-2156
- St. Paul’s Episcopal Church: 740-387-6220
- St. Vincent DePaul: 740-386-6422
- Victory Center: 740-387-5722
- Good Shephard: 740-223-0102
- Life [ LINK ]: 740-387-6822
- Gethsemane Lutheran Church: 740-375-0599
- Community Christian Fellowship: 740-494-2222

Food: (long term assistance)

- Community Action Center: 740-383-2154
- Job & Family Services for Food Assistance: 740-387-8560
- Mobile Meals: 740-382-1818
- W.I.C.: 740-383-5533

Meal Sites (Walk-in):

- Community Action Center: 1183 Bellefontaine Ave. (60+) - 12:00p.m. M. - F.
- First United Church of Christ: 326 Prospect St. 4th Saturday morning breakfast 9:00am - 11:00am
- First Church of The Nazarene: 233 W. Church St. Every Sunday 11am
- Mayes Temple: 801 Bennett St. Sat.11:00a.m - 1:00p.m.
- Marion General Hospital - (60 yrs and over) Free Meal with Special ID 1000 McKinley Park Dr. - Prospect St. United Methodist Church: 185 S. Prospect St. 3rd Fri. @ 5:00p.m.
- St. Paul’s Episcopal Church: 197 E. Center St. Tues. @ 5:00p.m.
- Salvation Army: 317 W. Church St. Mon. & Thurs. @ 6:00p.m.

Furniture / Appliances:

- Goodwill Industries – East: 740-389-3396
- Salvation Army: 740-382-2156
- Love Inc. 740-382-3340

Housing Assistance:

- Community Action H.U.D. Counseling & Mortgage Assistance: 740-383-2154
- Goodwill Industries Adm. Ofc. 740-387-7023
- Metro Housing: 740-383-5680
- Job & Family Services: 740-387-8560
- R.H.A.M: (disabled) 740-387-9999 - Housing Assistance Program: 740-387-5210 - Foreclosure Intervention Hotline: 888-995-4673 - ESOP: - 877-731-ESOP (3767) - Legal Aid Society of Columbus: 740-383-2161 (foreclosure prevention counseling)

Legal:

- Better Business Bureau of Central Ohio: 614-486-6336
- Legal Aid Society of Columbus: 740-383-2161

Medicine:

- Pharmacy Assistance Programs: www.aarp.org/bulletin
- A.A.R.P. Prescription Savings Program: 800- 456-2277
- Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services (Federal):
866-301-6446 for info. on all options
- Golden Buckeye Card Prescription Drug Savings Plan: www.goldenbuckeyecard.com
- Ohio’s Best Rx: 1-866-923-7879 www.ohiobestrx.org
- Patient Assistance Programs: www.mymedication.com
- Seniors Solutions: 740-382-5721 – Mention Code #05
- The Medicine Program: 1-866-694-3893 (for needy)
- Community Action: 740-383-2154
- Ohio Attorney General: www.agrx.ag.state.oh.us
- Partnership for Rx Assistance: 888-477-2669 www.pparx.org
- Patient Advocate Foundation: 800-532-5274
- United Community RX Program: 740-383-7716

Mental Health / Substance Abuse:

- A.D.A.M.H. Board – Crawford / Marion County Board of Alcohol, Drug Addiction and Mental Health
740-387-8531
- Marion Area Counseling Center: 740-387-5210
- Contact Care-Line: 740-383-2273
- Marion General Hospital Partial Hospitalization Program: 740-383-8486
- New Beginnings: 419-526-6168
- Salvation Army: (substance abuse / recovery referral) 740-382-2156 or 800-95-TRUCK (87825)
- Marion Area Group Fellowship (MAGF): 740-387-5546
- SAMSA-GOV (Substance Abuse Mental Health Administration) 800-662-4357
- Foundations Recovery Center: 740-382-9393

Pregnancy:

- M.A.P.P. – for under 21; also free pregnancy tests - no age limits, no counselors: 740-387-8336
- Voice of Hope: 866-294-2272 (hotline) 740-223-0419 (ofc)

Senior Services:

- Area Agency on Aging: 1-800-860-5799
- Adult Day Care Center: 740-382-3682
- Bridges to Independence: 740-375-5533
- Council for Older Adults: 1-800-994-2255
- Comfort Keepers: 866-469-2300
- Elder Care Locator: 800-677-1116
- Job & Family Services: (minor home repairs) 740-387-8560
- Marion County Adult Protective Services (for 60+): 740-387-8560 Press # 6. After hours – Call Sheriff Dept. for Emergency – 740-382-8244 or Marion City Police – 740-387-2525
- Marion County Council on Aging: 740-387-0401
- Marion Senior Center: 740-387-6100
- Ohio Dept. of Aging: 800-282-1206
- Prospect Senior Center: 740-494-2989
- Pleasant Senior Center: 740-382-6013
- Green Camp Senior Center: 740-528-2564
- Social Security / Medicare: 740-389-3140
- Community Action Senior Center: 740-383-2154

Support Groups:

- AIDS / HIV: 800-252-0827 or 419-525-2437
- A.A. Meetings: 740-387-5546
- Narcotics Anonymous: Contact Care-Line: 740-383-2273 for current listings
- Alzheimer Support Group: 800-272-3900
- Bereaved Parents: 740-382-2068
- Citizen Circle: (ex-offenders ) 419-522-2441
- Hospice Quality of Life: 740-383-8930
- Celiac Support Group “MACS”: 740-387-3076
- Multiple Sclerosis Support Group: 800-344-4867 or 740-382-2184 in Marion
- Narcotics Anonymous: 740-383-2273 – for listings
- NAMI - (National Alliance For The Mentally Ill) - Marion & Crawford Counties: 740-375-0796 or 419-562-7288
- Society for The Handicapped: See Health Dept. - For Groups not listed, call Contact Care-Line:
740-383-2273
- Autism Connections: 740-262-1614
- Eye to Eye Low Vision: 740-382-8986, 387-0163

Vision:

- Marion Lions Club: Evening - 740-387-1550
- Prevent Blindness Ohio: 800-301-2020

Transportation:

- Salvation Army: 740-382-2156
- Harry’s Taxi: 740-382-0302
- Frank’s Cab Service: 740-383-2653
- Greyhound Bus Service: 740-382-9188 (800) 231-2222
- Stofcheck Ambulance: 740-383-2787
- Junior Service Guild through Contact Care-Line: 740-383-2273 (medical, gas vouchers)
- Marion Area Transit Bus: 740-382-9850
- Marion Area Senior Center Van: 740-387-5444
- Marion Rotary Care-A-Van: 740-387-9050
- On Site (Alternative Transport Service) 740-244-2009
- Med Corp Ambulet (State Wide) 419-727-7000
- Job & Family Services: 740-387-8560 (medical appointments only)
- Veterans Services: 740-387-0100

United Way of Marion County: 740-383-3108 FIRST Line: 740-382-4149

Utilities Assistance:

- Community Action Center (Plus H.E.A.P. and P.I.P.P. Programs): 740-383-2154 (summertime cooling assistance)
- H.E.A.P. (and E – Heap) in Winter: 800-282-0880
- Job & Family Services: 740-387-8560, 800-686-1580
- Salvation Army: 740-382-2156
- Veterans Services of Marion County: 740-387-0100

Youth Services:

- Heart of Ohio Mentoring: 740-383-6008
- Boy Scouts: 740-389-4615
- Boys & Girls Club: 740-387-3462
- Cents For Shoes: 740-387-1062 or 740-223-4126
- Coalition for the Education of Children with Disabilities: 740-382-5452
- LASAP (LaRue After School Area Program): 740-499-3201
- Marion Recreation Department: 740-387-5446
- TI Youth Taking Initiative: 740-387-8531
- Girl Scouts of Heritage Trails: 800-621-7042
- YMCA: 740-725-9622
- Salvation Army: 740-382-2156
- Family & Children First Council: 740-223-3075 or 740-382-4149
- Victim Assistance Program (child trauma services) 740-387-4401
- OSU Extension Ofc. Marion County: 740-223-4040

Veterans:

- Veterans Services: 740-387-0100
- Veterans Peer Support Hotline: 877-838-2838

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