Current Programs

Community Connections

A grant program to NCS funded by First Energy/Ohio Edison and administered by Ohio Partners for Affordable Energy (OPAE). 


This program has income eligibility requirements. Ohio Edison must be your electric provider.  Program available throughout Summit County.  


Services include free refrigerator and deep freezer replacement for appliances that fail energy efficiency testing, Consumer Education on how to reduce your electric bill, installation of Co detectors and replacement of incandescent light bulbs with energy efficient CFL or LED bulbs.  


There is minimal funding available for minor roof and electrical repairs.  Restrictions apply.

PRI Home Improvement Loans

PRI (Program Related Investment) Loans are funded by the Barberton Community Foundation.


PRI funding is available for Barberton homeowners.  Funding is not available outside of Barberton.


Funds may be utilized for any home improvement.

H2O Tank Replacement Loan Fund

This water heater replacement loan fund is funded by the City of Barberton utilizing HUD funding.


This funding is available for Barberton homeowners.  Funding is not available outside of Barberton.

Current Programs

Emergency Repair Program

 Limited funding available for minor emergency repairs which impact health and safety of those living in the home. 

Program Applications

Click on a file to download forms.

NCS Loan Application (pdf)

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Emergency Repair Program application (doc)

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Asset certification (docx)

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Community Connections Application (pdf)

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Self-declaration of income (pdf)

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