Pathway, Inc

Agency Name and Logo: Pathway, Inc.               

Address: 505 Hamilton
Toledo, Ohio 43604
Contact Person’s name and Title: Avis Denise Files, Director of Family and Supportive Services: Program Director

Phone: (419) 242-73304 or (419)279-0798
E-mail address:

Website address:
Service Area(s): Lucas County
Website link:

Program Information

Our mission is twofold:

To alleviate the immediate hardships of poverty.
To help those in need get the skills and tools they need to thrive independently. We work to achieve this everyday through the provision of essential services:

  • Help with home maintenance and energy bills
  • In-home services for seniors and the disabled
  • Job search assistance and training
  • Classes, including GED completion

About Brothers United:

We Are Brothers. We Are United.
Our mission is to help men face the challenges of fatherhood, experience the rewards of a healthy family, and invest in the future of their children.
Find Out More About What We Do At Pathway, we believe that the road to a better future is paved with the support and education we provide today.

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Upcoming Events

The Commission Meeting is scheduled for Thursday, November 10, 2022 from 10:00 am. – 12:00 p.m. 

(ODJFS) OCF Commission Meeting 
Date: November 10, 2022 at 10:00 am – 12 noon
Location: Vern Riffe Building (Riffe)
77 S. High St. 19th Floor, Conference Room 1948
Columbus, OH  43215

The meeting will be IN-PERSON. Please allow time to find parking and going through the security checks at the Vern Riffe Building. Please bring your photo Identification.

2022 Commission Meeting Dates:    Feb. 10, May 12, July 14, Sept. 8 and Nov. 10.

If you would like to attend a commission meeting or if you have any questions, please contact Terri Simons via e-mail at

If you need to speak to someone over the phone, please contact Executive Director Kimberly Dent at 614-752-0583.