The Emergency Assistance Center

9199 Olde 8 Rd, Ste C

Northfield, OH 44067



This page includes information about additional resources.


You don't need to be a client of The Emergency Assistance Center (TEAC) to take advantage of these two resources. The following organizations have representatives at our Center every month.

Please call 330-467-7945 to make an appointment.


A VA representative will be at The Emergency Assistance Center (TEAC) in Northfield on the third Friday of every month from 11am to 3:30pm to help veterans enroll for benefits and to answer questions about the process. You don't need to be a TEAC client to meet with the representative. Appointments are not necessary but are recommended for shorter wait times. Please call 330-467-7945 to schedule or for more information.


A Job & Family Services case manager is at The Emergency Assistance Center (TEAC) in Northfield on the 2nd and 4th Wednesdays of the month from 9am to 3pm and can help people apply for or renew food, medical, or cash assistance. You do not need to be a TEAC client. Please call 330-467-7945 to schedule an appointment.


For the following resources, please contact the organizations directly

for more information.


2-1-1 Summit County Resources

Dial 2-1-1 or visit their website


2-1-1 Top 25 Resources

  • Food Pantries
  • Rent Payment Assistance
  • Electric Service Payment Assistance
  • Gas Service Payment Assistance
  • Tax Preparation Assistance
  • Water Service Payment Assistance
  • Emergency Food Line
  • Homeless Shelters
  • Legal Aid
  • Homeless Hotline
  • Hot Meal Sites
  • Clothing
  • Furniture
  • Holiday Gifts/Toys
  • Food Stamps/SNAP
  • Federal Tax Collection Agencies
  • Low Income Private Rental Housing
  • Housing Locator
  • Rental Deposit Assistance

Community Action Akron Summit

Call 330-376-7730 or visit their website


Representing a network of care coordination agencies focused on reaching those at greatest risk.
Providing high-quality early childhood education in nurturing learning environments.
Providing volunteer opportunities for low-income people aged 55 and older to serve children and teenagers who have special needs.
Assisting low-income households that are threatened with the loss of basic utilities. Contact them for HEAP/PIPP applications and renewal.
A free tax preparation service for low and moderate income families.

Community Resources

Nordonia Hills

Please visit for information about various resources compiled by counselors for the Nordonia Hills School District.



Free Community Meals


Faith United Methodist Church (2560 Post Rd)

  • 2nd Sunday 4:00 - 5:30pm

First Congregational Church UCC (9050 Church St)

  • 4th Sunday 4:00 - 5:30pm

Christ the King Lutheran Church (10285 Ravenna Rd)

  • 5th Sunday 4:00 - 5:30pm


Furniture/Household Goods

The following organizations accept donations of certain furniture and household goods and are also a resource for those in need. Please call and/or check their websites for details.


Core Furniture Bank

Cuyahoga Falls

330-208-6948 (for furniture pick-up)

330-379-3188 (for assistance)


Habitat for Humanity ReStore




Humble Design





The Emergency Assistance Center


For our clients at their monthly food appointments.

Children's clothing only (infant - teens)


The following church have free monthly clothing distributions: 

Hope Community Church

4th Saturday 10am - 1pm

3033 Middleton Rd, Hudson

 *** No distribution in November or December ***



Ohio Means Jobs Summit County

Need help finding a job? Ohio Mean Jobs can help you with the search, completing applications, creating a resume, and preparing for interviews. They can also help you find training and apprenticeship resources.


Contact: Dawn Lavensky at 330-630-4606


You Can Trust TEAC!

The Emergency Assistance Center is a Network Partner of the Akron-Canton Regional Food Bank, a Better Business Bureau Accredited Charity, and has received the GuideStar Platinum Seal of Transparency.


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Contact Us

9199 Olde 8 Rd, Suite C
Northfield, OH 44067

Open Monday – Friday
8:00 am – 4:00 pm