We are a responsive community organization that provides direct assistance, referrals, outreach services and educational support to community members who seek help meeting basic needs.
Located in Ohio, we serve Oberlin, New Russia Township and southern Lorain County.
Summer Food Service Program!
Free summer lunches available starting June 18th for anyone in Oberlin ages 0-18 who qualifies for free and reduced price lunch. No ID or paperwork required! Call for more information.
Free Summer Splashzone passes
SIGN UP AT OCS MAY 1-MAY 30 9 am-noon and 1pm-5pm
To qualify: children must be Oberlin residents ages 2-17 and be eligible for free or reduced lunches. Read More>
Womens Empowerment Series
Want to learn something new? Want to connect with other women? Oberlin Community Services is hosting a new series utilizing active learning. Read More>
OCS is looking to hire a Summer Tutors! For more information please click the link below.
OCS will be closing early Friday May 25th at 2:30pm. We will be reopening on Tuesday May 29th at 9:15am.
Free summer tutoring
Planning your child's summer? Don't forget to sign them up for Summer Tutoring at OCS. For information contact Brittany Lovett at firstname.lastname@example.org or stop in for an application.
Interested in volunteering?
OCS is able to operate due to our great volunteers. We're always interested in adding more to our roster. Read More>
Another successful networking luncheon, this time with South Lorain County LINC (Local Initiative to Network Compassion) is a collaboration of police, fire, ems, churches, school administrations, non-profit organizations and individuals committed to serve people looking to overcome their addiction and the families of those addicts. For more information on our Networking Luncheons, please call us at 774-6579.
volunteer training schedule
Volunteer training classes are held every third Thursday of the month from 5:30-6:30 pm at OCS. Volunteers must attend a session at least once every six months. For more information, please contact our Volunteer Coordinator, Rosa Gadsden at email@example.com.