Please use this guide, prepared by KCS/City of Kettering Youth & Family Community Resource Coordinator Jonelle Carroll, to access community resources that may be helpful to you during these challenging times.
ANNOUNCED ON APRIL 10, 2020:
The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has created a new portal to help families obtain the Economic Impact Payment, if they don't usually file a tax return or have direct deposit information on file. Please use this link to access the portal:
If you are a Kettering/Moraine resident and have been evicted or are facing eviction, please contact: Miami Valley Fair Housing act: https://www.mvfairhousing.com/ or call (937) 223-6035. You can also contact ABLE and LAWO for assistance by calling Legal Aid Line at (888) 534-1432 or completing an application online at https://legalaidline.lawolaw.org/
**You cannot be put out of your home without a court order and may have additional rights due to the CARES Act. Please see http://mvcovid19eviction.com/ for more information.
If you are unable to make your mortgage payments, please contact the HomeOwnership Center of Greater Dayton at: https://www.homeownershipdayton.org/ or call (937) 853-1600.
For help with your utility bills, please contact the Ohio Home Energy Assistance Program at: EnergyHelp.Ohio.gov or call 1 (800) 282-0880.
Unemployment and Economic Resources:
If you need assistance with applying for unemployment benefits, please call (937) 528-6430 or (937) 528-6301 or apply at: https://unemployment.cmt.ohio.gov/cmtview/ You can also visit the Goodwill offices at 660 S. Main St., Dayton, Monday-Friday from 8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.
The unemployment State contact number is 1 (877) 644-6562. Use this code to expedite your claim: 2000180.
To apply for cash assistance, food stamps, child care assistance or Medicaid, please complete an online application at: https://benefits.ohio.gov/
Student Loan, Credit Card and Installment Loan Resources:
If you are unable to make your student loan payments, you can apply for an administrative forbearance. To do so, please contact your student loan service provider directly.
For credit cards and installment loans, please contact your credit card company or financial institution to ask about skipping or deferring payments.
For medical, dental, vision, immunizations, Behavioral Health and pediatric needs and you are uninsured or underinsured, please contact: Primary Health Solutions: 300 Forest Ave., Dayton, OH, or call (937) 535-5060.
For a list of local food pantries, visit: https://www.familyresourcesite.com/community-resources
The Kettering City Schools are providing Grab-and-Go Meals to any child 18-years-of-age and younger on Mondays and Thursdays, from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at these distribution sites:
Fairmont High School -- Door 26 (Athletic office entrance at back parking lot)
Kettering Middle School -- Cafeteria driveway at the North parking lot
Greenmont Elementary -- Corner of Briedweng and Wren Circle
John F. Kennedy Elementary -- Back lot of school/cafeteria at drop-off/pick-up line
Southdale Elementary -- Loading dock at west side of school building
Moraine residents: call (937) 535-1061 for food pantry assistance.