Money in the news:
Free gun locks are available at several Toledo sites, courtesy the city and police department. See the website for available sites.
The Shots for Tots N Teens program is on at the Toledo-Lucas County Board of Health. All insurance is taken, and vaccinations may be free for qualified participants. Get more information at the Health Department website.
There is money to fix or replace septic systems for homeowners in Lucas County. Preference is given to low-income residents. For those whose incomes are at or below 100 percent of the poverty level, the grant includes total replacement costs; for those whose incomes are at or below 200 percent of the poverty level, the grant will cover 85 percent of the costs; and for those who are at or below 300 percent of the poverty level, the grant will cover 50 percent of the costs. See the website for more details. Another program is available to help residents of Seneca County, Ohio
The Work Ready Lucas County program provides free training to help job seekers become certified in the ACT work readiness program. They are currently taking online applications. For more information, call 419-213-JOBS.