Winter Crisis Program (WCP) extended until May 1, 2020 in response to COVID-19

Mar 30, 2020
The Ohio Development Services Agency (Development) and Community Action Akron Summit are working to help keep Ohioans safe during this time of emergency. Recently, Governor Mike DeWine declared a state of emergency regarding COVID-19. Due...

Community Action Akron Summit closing doors due to COVID19

Mar 20, 2020
Due to the COVID-19 health crisis and recommendations from Governor DeWine and the Ohio Department of Health, at the end of business today (Friday, March 20) all Community Action Akron Summit (CA) facilities will be closed. Community...

Community Action Akron Summit Suspends Earned Income Tax Program (EITC) Services

Mar 17, 2020
During this unprecedented health care crisis, Community Action Akron Summit is following the new federal and Ohio guidelines regarding social distancing. Therefore, we are suspending the Earned Income Tax Credit Program services for the...


Mar 16, 2020
Due to the declaration of a state of emergency for Ohio regarding COVID-19, effective immediately, HEAP customers who are below the required income threshold enrolling in the Percentage of Income Payment Plan Plus for the first time...

The Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP) has a new appointment phone number-HEAP Winter Crisis Program Continues Through March 31

Feb 04, 2020
Effective immediately, the Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP) has a new appointment phone number. The new phone number is 330-436-0261. The phone number changed to accommodate recent upgrades and enhancements to the Interactive Voice...

Ohio Commission on Minority Health Awards Community Action Akron Summit Expansion Funding

Jan 27, 2020
Community Action Akron Summit was recently awarded renewal funds and expansion from the Ohio Commission on Minority Health for 2020 to replicate Pathways Community HUB, an evidenced based model to decrease infant mortality. Community...