Director Letter

Welcome to the Ohio Heartland Community Action Commission Home Page. OHCAC is a multi-service Community Action Agency offering a variety of services in four counties (Marion, Crawford , Morrow, Richland) in North Central Ohio.

The Commission is governed by a tri-partite Board of Directors representing all four counties. OHCAC operates a variety of programs including: Head Start in Marion, Crawford, Morrow and Richland Counties; Fatherhood in Marion, Crawford, Morrow and Richland Counties; LIHEAP (HEAP) in Marion Crawford, and Morrow Counties; Community Centers in Marion, Crawford and Morrow Counties; food pantries in Crawford and Morrow Counties; the Home Weatherization Assistance Programs in Marion, Crawford, and Morrow Counties; a Senior Home Delivered meals program in Marion County; and the United Community Rx program in Marion County. The Commission also operates many individual county specific programs that will be presented and explained on this site.

It is our hope that this website will provide you with the necessary information to learn about the services and programs available at OHCAC. The motto of Community Action is “Helping People, Changing Lives”. It is our goal, through the development and continual update of this website, to provide needed information for those seeking assistance. OHCAC provides a myriad of services directly and it works in partnership with many local service providers to assist customers. We are here to assist you.


Andrew “Joe” Devany