If you’re experiencing an emergency that requires police, fire department, or ambulance services please dial 911.
Cuyahoga County provides emergency assistance for those in need of food, shelter, security, and more.
- Available 24 hours a day, every day
- Operators will discuss your options for emergency housing, food, income assistance, utility assistance and more
- Operators will work with you to make sure you get what you need
Resources and programs for those in need of:
For immediate assistance dial 211.
To report abuse or neglect of children, call 216-696-KIDS.
To report abuse, neglect, self-neglect, or exploitation of older adults and adults with disabilities, call 216-420-6700.
Domestic violence victims, call 216-391-HELP.