To provide emergency assistance to residents of the Franklin, Springboro, and Carlisle areas. This service is intended to provide the time clients need to arrange long-term solutions through other agencies, friends, and family.
You are eligible for our services if you live in the area we serve and meet income guidelines.
Food Assistance: Families may visit our food pantry once per month. We provide families with baskets containing 5 days of groceries.
Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program Outreach: A representative from Shared Harvest will meet with individuals to determine if they are eligible to receive SNAP, assist with the application, and work to ensure that clients’ rights are maintained during the application process.
Financial Assistance: The agency provides limited, emergency financial aid to qualified clients as funds permit for the following categories: Duke Energy and Dayton Power and Light disconnection notices; water shutoff notices; and prescriptions.
Service Representative for Salvation Army and EFS—Emergency Food and Shelter.
Special Programs such as Thanksgiving Baskets and Christmas Gifts.
Commodity Supplemental Food Program: FACS is a distribution site for a supplemental food resource for income eligible Warren County seniors 60 and older. We have applications for CSFP and will be happy to assist interested seniors.
Homelessness Prevention Rapid Rehousing Program: The FACS Director may make referrals for qualified clients facing potential evictions and homelessness. Clients must have a sustainable income and be willing to attend budget counseling sessions to be considered for HPRP.
Information and Referral: The agency works to guide clients to appropriate agencies and resources that can provide long-term solutions to their challenges.
2019 HOLIDAY PROGRAMS
To be eligible for these programs, you must be registered with the Food Pantry in 2019. To sign up and receive holiday assistance you need to bring your Food Pantry Card and photo ID.
THANKSGIVING -- Thurs, Nov. 21, starting at 10 a.m. at the Food Pantry. We will be distributing turkeys and holiday food on a first-come basis. No sign up needed. Present your Food Pantry Card to be eligible.
CHRISTMAS FOOD BASKETS -- Sign ups: Mon., Nov, 4 and Mon., Nov. 11. Sign up at First United Methodist Church, 3rd & Main St. between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. Present your proof of residence, photo ID, and Food Pantry card.
CHRISTMAS CHILDREN'S GIFTS -- Sign ups: Tues., Nov. 5 at the Food Pantry starting at 12:00 noon. Sign ups will be taken until our limit is reached. Children under 18 are eligible. Present your Food Pantry Card.
We are supported by United Way of Warren County and donations from government agencies, organizations, and individuals.
What is FACS?
Franklin Area Community Services is a non-profit (501c3) organization serving Franklin, Springboro, and Carlisle, including Franklin and Clearcreek Townships. We're located at 345 South Main Street, Franklin. Operating funds come from United Way of Warren County and donations from government agencies, organizations, and individuals.
Franklin Area Community Services Inc.
Franklin Area Community Services’ 40th Anniversary 1979 - 2019. 40 years of serving our community!
Terry Coyle, Executive Director.
345 South Main Street
Franklin, OH 45005