About Us

Mission Statement
The Mahoning Youngstown Community Action Partnership (MYCAP) will strive to alleviate and prevent the causes of poverty. We will plan and implement quality services designed to educate and empower eligible residents of Mahoning County with a goal ofmoving toward self-sufficiency.


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Welcome to the Mahoning Youngstown Community Action Partnership (MYCAP), a Community Action Agency in Mahoning County, Ohio. We work to help people move from poverty toward self-sufficiency. If you are looking for assistance and guidance you are at the right place. We have programs such as Head Start/Early Head Start which is pre-school for children up to age 5, Home Energy Services to help you save energy and money and a Workforce Development Program that teaches you how to become job ready. We also provide referrals and other services that you can take advantage of if you are income eligible. For our friends who do not speak English, one of our Spanish speaking staff will be glad to help you. Our overall goal is Helping People, Changing Lives.

Bienvenidos a la asociación de acción comunitaria de Mahoning Youngstown, una agencia de acción comunitaria en el condado de Mahoning, Ohio. Trabajamos para ayudar a las personas a salir de la pobreza hacia la auto suficiencia. Si usted esta en busca de asistencia y dirección usted esta en el lugar correcto. Tenemos programas de Head Start/Early Head Start lo cual es escuela preescolar para niños hasta 5 años, Servicios de Energía para el hogar la cual te ayuda a ahorrar energía y dinero. También tenemos el programa de Desarrollo de personal que les enseña como estar preparado para trabajar. También damos referidos y otros servicios que usted puede tomar provecho, si usted es elegible por ingreso. Para nuestros amigos que no hablan ingles, nuestro personal que habla español se alegrara de ayudarle. Nuestra meta es ayudar a las personas a cambiar sus vidas.

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Welcome to MYCAP! We are the Community Action Agency located in Mahoning County, Ohio. Our mission is to provide assistance to income eligible residents with a variety of programs and services such as, Home Weatherization Services, Head Start & Early Head Start and the Workforce Development Program. Our mission is to Help People and Change Lives.

HEAP's Summer Crisis Program runs through August 31, at the Youngstown and Sebring MYCAP offices. Appointments for the Youngstown office must be made by calling toll free 1-866-223-1125, or 330-938-6166, ext. 1500 in Sebring. The program is for eligible Mahoning County residents.

Orenda Johnson LD, MYCAP's Head Start Nutrition Manager recently wrote a story about MYCAP's Head Start/Early Head Start that is posted on the Let’s Move! Child Care (LMCC) web site at http://www.healthykidshealthyfuture.org/home/resources/success.html. Click to read this great story.

If you need assistance with the Women, Infants & Children (WIC) Program please call 330-792-2397, ext. 227 or ext. 222.

MYCAP has joined with the City of Youngstown along with other local organizations to meet Google’s City Challenge to increase businesses online in the Youngstown community. To Get Your Business Online or for more information, call 330-742-8701.

The Northside Farmers' Market runs every Thursday from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. through October 23, 2014 in the parking lot of MYCAP, 1325 Fifth Avenue, Youngstown, OH, 44504.

The Northside Farmers' Market runs every Saturday from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. through October 25, 2014 in the parking lot of MYCAP, 1325 Fifth Avenue, Youngstown, OH 44504.