ONTARIO, Ohio - 

With the severe flooding that has occurred in Richland County, State Representative Mark Romanchuk (R-Ontario) would like to make any affected citizens aware of the local resources that are available to them.


The Richland County Organization for Disaster Assistance (CODA), in conjunction with First Call 2-1-1, provides emotional, financial and spiritual support, replacement of items damaged by floods, and continuing recovery assistance to residents affected by the flood. CODA may be reached at (419) 522-4636.


The American Red Cross Richland County Chapter also provides disaster relief services and may be reached at (419) 524-0311.


Shelby Helpline Ministries, which offers community support and spiritual assistance, can be reached by calling (419) 347-6307.


“This is a difficult time for many of our neighbors in Richland County, and we need to pull together as a community and look out for one another,” said Rep. Romanchuk. “There are many local organizations that stand ready to offer disaster relief services and support for those who are affected. Those with questions about the resources available to them may also contact my office and I would be happy to assist them.”


Residents of Richland County who are in need of assistance are welcome to contact Rep. Romanchuk’s office directly by calling (614) 466-5802 or Rep02@ohiohouse.gov.

 
 
 
  
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