Clinton County Community Action Program is a contracted service provider for Council on Aging offering the following services:
- home-delivered meals
- independent living assistance
- medical transportation
- congregate meals
- supportive services,
The Community Action Food Pantry is a free service to help families/individuals that are struggling to put food on the table. The service provides applicants with a three day supply of food including, meats, vegetables, and fruits. Each household is eligible one time per month for this service and must be a resident of Clinton County.
Here are the Items needed to apply:
- Picture ID
- Proof of income for the entire household
- Proof of address (something that has been mailed to you within the last 30 days that has your name and address on it, ie. current bill.)
Clients must bring these three items every time they apply for the service.
Weatherization is a free service to those who qualify. It is a program designed to make homes more energy efficient. The goal is to create an energy efficient environment that not only is conserving energy, but doing so with health and safety being top priority.
A household applying for HEAP must report total gross household income for the past 12 months for all members, except wage or salary income earned by dependent minors under 18 years old. Both homeowners and renters are eligible for assistance.
For more information on Heating Assistance please call Debbie Schalk at 937-382-1234.
The Clinton Community Action Agency (CCAA) helps to ensure individuals/families are given the opportunity to live in affordable housing. Since 1995 CCAA has been involved in building housing designed to help lower income individuals/families have affordable places to live. Such housing is geared toward people who do not make enough money for market rate rent but make too much for subsidized housing.
Senior Housing is available in three different complexes.
- Community Commons
Is off of Nelson Ave in Wilmington and has two and three bedrooms for seniors age 62 and older.
- Clinton Commons I
Is off Thorne Avenue in Wilmington and has all three bedrooms units for seniors age 55 and older
- Clinton Commons II
Is also off Nunn Ave in Wilmington all of which are two bedroom units for senior adults age 55 and older
Rent includes water, trash and sewage and washer /dryer hook ups are available in every unit.
For more information contact Clinton County Community Action Agency at (937)-382-8886.