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Dragon Empowerment Center

Breaking barriers so all children can come to school ready-to-learn

The Dragon Empowerment Center provides support services to students, families, and the community so that all can be successful in school and in life.

The Dragon Empowerment Center, also referred to as the "DEC", is a Community Learning Center at the Ashtabula Area City Schools. A collaboration between the schools, our agency, and many community partners, the DEC is open to all individuals and families within the Ashtabula Area City School District. The DEC offers many services to help address the issues that impact a child's ability to reach their full potential.

Some of the supports and services offered include:

  • Emergency Food
  • Clothing Bank
  • Hygiene Products
  • School Supplies
  • Dental Services
  • Vision Assistance Program
  • Tutoring
  • Activities and events
  • and, connections and referral to area resources



Huron Primary Building- Room B116

Lakeside Elementary Campus

2300 Wade Avenue

Ashtabula, OH 44004



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