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...


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...

HEAP winter crisis program to begin November 1

Oct 29, 2019
The HEAP winter crisis program runs from Nov. 1, 2019 until March 31, 2020.  CA serves income-eligible households in Summit who are at or below 175% of the federal poverty guideline. Apply Today  

Free Snow Removal for Seniors Age 60+

Oct 10, 2019
Community Action Akron Summit will be assisting eligible seniors this winter with a free snow removal program. Seniors must be age 60 or over, disabled, or at or below 125% of the Federal Poverty Guidelines. If you or someone you know...