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Food Distribution Scheduled at Perry County Fairgrounds | October 6, 2021

Food Distribution Scheduled at Perry County Fairgrounds | October 6, 2021

(New Lexington, OH) – On October 6th from 12:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m., Hocking Athens Perry Community Action (HAPCAP) will be hosting a food distribution at the Perry County Fairgrounds. Food items will be given to families who are residents of Perry County and within 200% of the Federal Poverty Guidelines. Food items will be sourced and distributed by the Southeast Ohio Foodbank, a HAPCAP program.

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Blue Blaze Run and Hike | October 1 - 2, 2021

Blue Blaze Run and Hike | October 1 - 2, 2021

Buckeye Trail Association is holding their Blue Blaze Run and Hike on Friday, October 1, 2021 from 4:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. and Saturday, October 2, 2021 from 8:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. starting at the Tecumseh Theater - Shawnee, Ohio.

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COVID-19 Home Test Kits Now Available at the Perry County District Library | March 4, 2021

COVID-19 Home Test Kits Now Available at the Perry County District Library | March 4, 2021

COVID-19 home test kits are now available at the Perry County Ohio District Library. In partnership with the Ohio Department of Health, ALL LOCATIONS of the Perry County District Library will distribute FREE, at-home COVID-19 test kits.

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Smoke Alarms Save Lives | September 2021

Smoke Alarms Save Lives | September 2021

Did you know that if a fire starts in your home, you may have just two minutes to escape? Call 1-844-207-4509 to request your free home safety visit and smoke alarm installation. Brought to you by the American Red Cross and by State Farm.

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Become a Red Cross Volunteer Today - Turn Compassion Into Action

Become a Red Cross Volunteer Today - Turn Compassion Into Action

Become a Red Cross Volunteer Today - Turn Compassion Into Action. Volunteers urgently needed for the following positions in your community: Office or Virtual Support Volunteer, Disaster Action Team Member, Blood Donor Ambassador, Disaster Preparedness Presenter.

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Red Cross initiative aims to increase blood availability for patients with sickle cell disease | September 16, 2021

Red Cross initiative aims to increase blood availability for patients with sickle cell disease | September 16, 2021

Sept. 16, 2021 — When patients living with sickle cell disease face a sickle cell crisis, blood transfusions can make a lifesaving difference. That’s why the American Red Cross has launched an initiative to grow the number of blood donors who are Black to help patients with sickle cell disease, an enduring and often invisible health disparity in the U.S.

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Become a volunteer with the American Red Cross | September 2021

Become a volunteer with the American Red Cross | September 2021

Help provide hope and comfort when disaster strikes. Become a volunteer with the American Red Cross. Join us for a virtual information session to learn more about becoming a disaster relief volunteer. Volunteers are needed to train now and be ready to deploy: Shelter Service Associate, Disaster Health Services, and Recovery Worker.

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Perry County OSU Extension SNAP-ED Recipe | August 2021

Perry County OSU Extension SNAP-ED Recipe | August 2021

SNAP-Ed August 2021 Recipe - Pasta Primavera. Load up your garden veggies in this healthy light pasta dish. Using frozen mixed vegetables or frozen stir fry vegetables are a time saver and budget friendly tip for enjoying this recipe in the winter.

Perry County OSU Extension SNAP-ED Recipe | August 2021 - Read More…

Employers Wanted for Internship/Hiring Event | October 6, 2021

Employers Wanted for Internship/Hiring Event | October 6, 2021

The Area 14 Workforce Development Board is sponsoring an Internship/Hiring Event on Wednesday, October 6, 2021 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the Hocking College Student Center - Nelsonville, Ohio. If you are an employer and are looking to fill an open position, please register ASAP. Employer check-in is from 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. the day of the event.

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Perry County Free Legal Clinic | September 7, 2021

Perry County Free Legal Clinic | September 7, 2021

The Perry County Ohio Free Legal Clinic offers FREE legal advice to income eligible individuals who cannot afford private counsel. Attorneys can only give legal advice, they cannot represent you in court. Those unvaccinated must wear masks.

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Free Medical Clinic in Shawnee Ohio | September 1, 2021 and November 3, 2021

Free Medical Clinic in Shawnee Ohio | September 1, 2021 and November 3, 2021

Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine Community Health Programs is offering a Free Medical Clinic ** Do you need medical care but can't afford it? September 1, 2021 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. and November 3, 2021 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at Tecumseh Theater - Shawnee, Ohio.

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Southeast Ohio Foodbank Seeking Volunteers for Campaign to End Hunger | August 27, 2021

Southeast Ohio Foodbank Seeking Volunteers for Campaign to End Hunger | August 27, 2021

LOGAN, OH – September is Hunger Action Month and the Southeast Ohio Foodbank, a program of Hocking Athens Perry Community Action, is seeking volunteers to use their voice in online fundraising efforts. Hunger Action month is an annual campaign dedicated to driving awareness and inspiring action to help end hunger in America, both at a national scale and on the ground in local communities.

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Fueling The Need, We Can Help You Get To Your Job! | August 25, 2021

Fueling The Need, We Can Help You Get To Your Job! | August 25, 2021

Beginning August 25th, 2021, if you are working 25+ hours a week you may be eligible* for gas vouchers from Perry County Ohio Job and Family Services.

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Perry County Transit at the Tip of Your Fingers | August 9, 2021

Perry County Transit at the Tip of Your Fingers | August 9, 2021

Get the new Perry County Ohio Transit App to track your trips, bus locations, and your account balance as well as cancel trips.

Perry County Transit at the Tip of Your Fingers | August 9, 2021 - Read More…

Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | August 6, 2021

Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | August 6, 2021

Below are updates from Governor DeWine’s Friday, August 6, 2021 press conference.

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Perry County Recorder's Office is Moving | August 11, 2021

Perry County Recorder's Office is Moving | August 11, 2021

The Perry County Ohio Recorder's Office is Moving Beginning August 11, 2021 and will be closed through August 13, 2021. New address is 212 South Main Street, New Lexington, Ohio 43764. We will be open for business on Monday, August 16, 2021 at the new location.

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JULY 2021 Eco-tip... tips to help the Earth! This month is Plastic Free July!

JULY 2021 Eco-tip... tips to help the Earth! This month is Plastic Free July!

JULY Eco-tip... tips to help the Earth! This month is Plastic Free July! Studies show we still produce over 200 lbs. of plastic waste per person per day in the U.S. Most plastic persists in our environment for hundreds of years. Join millions who are reducing their plastic waste by being part of the solution #plasticfreejuly! Choose to REUSE! Commit to less plastic in your life.

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Inside Mount Aloysius Summer 2021 Newsletter

Inside Mount Aloysius Summer 2021 Newsletter

Inside This Issue: In Memory ** Welcome ** Board of Directors & CEO Update ** Family Satisfaction Survey Results ** Anniversaries ** Options Unlimited Update ** Pictures ** Plus Much More!

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Perry County Veterans Service Commission has moved | July 8, 2021

Perry County Veterans Service Commission has moved | July 8, 2021

Please note the Perry County Ohio Veterans Service Commission has moved. The new address is 128 S. Main Street, New Lexington, OH 43764.

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Bike Park Grand Opening | July 9, 2021

Bike Park Grand Opening | July 9, 2021

The Perry County Ohio Health Department (PCHD) is sponsoring a bike park grand opening on Friday, July 9, 2021 at 2:30 p.m. at the Arethusa Springs Community Park - New Lexington, Ohio. PCHD will be giving away 75 small and medium youth bike helmets donated by The American Academy of Pediatrics.

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New business grants available | June 29, 2021

New business grants available | June 29, 2021

On Friday, June 25, 2021, Governor DeWine and Lt. Governor Husted announced the launch of 4 grant programs to help small and medium-sized businesses recover from the impact of the pandemic. The application period opens Tuesday, June 29, 2021.

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The Perry County Soil and Water Conservation District office has moved! | June 23, 2021

The Perry County Soil and Water Conservation District office has moved! | June 23, 2021

The Perry County Ohio Soil and Water Conservation District office has moved! | June 23, 2021. Perry SWCD is now located at 212 South Main Street, New Lexington, Ohio 43764.

The Perry County Soil and Water Conservation District office has moved! | June 23, 2021 - Read More…

Upcoming Events
Thornville 4th of July Celebration | Monday, July 4, 2022 Jul 04, 2022 11:00 AM - 05:30 PM — Jake Shaner Memorial Park - 115 Clum Drive, Thornville, OH 43076
Perry County Health Department Women’s Cancer Screening Clinic | Monday, July 11, 2022 Jul 11, 2022 09:30 AM - 03:30 PM — Perry County Health Department - 409 Lincoln Park Dr, New Lexington, OH 43764
Perry County Park District Board Meeting | Monday, July 11, 2022 Jul 11, 2022 03:30 PM - 04:30 PM — Arethusa Springs Park - 426 Fowler Lane, New Lexington, OH 43764
Ohio State University Extension Cooking in a SNAP! Demonstration | Wednesday, July 13, 2022 Jul 13, 2022 08:30 AM - 11:30 AM — New Lexington Food Pantry - 5552 St Rt 37 E, New Lexington, OH 43764
Central State University Extension Diabetes Empowerment Education Program | Thursday July 14, 2022 Jul 14, 2022 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM — Perry County Senior Center - 520 First St, New Lexington, OH 43764
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