Mission: The mission of NOCAC is to plan, develop, coordinate and deliver programs and services to combat problems of poverty and to seek the elimination of the conditions of poverty as they effect low-income individuals and families.
Programs: Head Start: 431 children 3-5 years served in a comprehensive preschool program. $2.6 million dollar budget. Early Learning Initiative: State funded early childhood program providing comprehensive preschool and child care services to TANF eligible families. Up to $800,000 budget. Public Preschool programs for two School Districts, Child Care Resource & Referral, Publicly funded Child Care. Paulding County Senior Center $171,938. IIIC Senior Nutrition Program $264,359. PASSPORT/WAIVER Senior Nutrition, $98,896. Community Services Block Grant, $323,266. Home Energy Assistance Program, $369,667. Ohio Housing Trust Fund Homelessness Prevention, $138,024. Emergency Shelter/Soup Kitchen/ SRO Apartments, $153,405. Emergency Funds (United Way, etc.) $84,759. Home Weatherization/Repair Programs, $403,455.