Community Action to hold annual Point in Time Count

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Fayette County Community Action Commission (CAC) will hold its annual Ohio Point in Time Count of the Homeless on Jan. 24.

CAC utilizes volunteers to help seek out any homeless in the area, and uses donations to provide the homeless with care packages to utilize if they are unable to seek shelter.

Donations can be dropped off at Fayette County CAC, Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Acceptable donations include, but are not limited to: flashlights/batteries, blankets, backpacks, socks, hats/gloves/scarves, sleeping bags, tents, toiletries, shampoo/conditioner, bottled water, non-perishable food, gift cards and monetary donations.

Anyone interested in participating as a volunteer in the homeless count can contact Dreama or Jennifer at 740-335-7282.

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