Disability Resources


Ohio Relay Services
Website: http://www.ohiorelay.com/
DIAL 7-1-1
  LiveSpecial Resource
Website: http://www.livespecial.com/
     

Cuyahoga County Board of Developmental Disabilities
1275 Lakeside Ave. East
Cleveland, OH 44114
216-241-8230
Website: http://www.cuyahogabdd.org/en-US/Home.asp

Services Provided:

  • Early Childhood Services & Supports
  • School-Age Services & Supports
  • Adult Services & Supports
  • Family Support Program
  • Community & Medicaid Services
  • Behavioral & Healthcare Services
  • Assistive Technology
  • Transportation
  • Quality Assurance
 

Achievement Centers for Children
216-292-9700
Website: http://www.achievementcenters.org/
Locations:
Breen Family Center
4255 Northfield Road
Highland Hills, OH 44128
216-292-9700

Westlake
24211 Center Ridge Road
Westlake, Ohio 44145
440-250-2520

Camp Cheerful
15000 Cheerful Lane
Strongsville, Ohio 44136
440-238-6200

Services Provided:

  • Education
  • Educational Consulting Services
  • Autism services
  • Therapy
  • Intensive Therapy Clinic
  • Family support
  • Recreation and Adapted Sports
     

Age Line
4350 Rocky River Dr.
Cleveland, OH 44135
216-941-9990
Website: http://www.age-line.com/home.php
Email: ageline@aol.com

Services Provided:

  • Adult Day Care
  • Escorted Transportation
  • Home Health
  • Homemaker Services
 

Autism Society of Greater Cleveland
P.O. Box 41066
Brecksville, OH 44141
216-556-4937
Website: http://www.asgc.org/

Services Provided:

  • Educational Programs/ Information Meetings
  • Monthly Support Meetings (with free childcare)
  • Referral to other resources
  • Training for Safety Forces
  • “Autism 101” Training
  • Provide social opportunities for those affected by ASD
     
Catholic Charities, Diocese of Cleveland
General Assistance Line: 216-334-2900
7911 Detroit Rd.
Cleveland, OH 44102
Ohio Relay Number (TTY) 711
216-334-2903
 

Catholic Charities Disability Services
OLA/ St. Joseph Center
2346 W. 14 Street
Cleveland, OH 44113
(216) 621-3451
Website: http://www.clevelandcatholiccharities.org/disability/

Services Provided:

  • Advocacy
  • Monthly Dances/ Socials
  • Camping Programs
  • Education
  • Services for blind/ visually disabled
  • Services for deaf/ hard of hearing
  • Services for Developmental/ Physical Disabilities
     

Cleveland Hearing and Speech Center
11635 Euclid Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44106
216-231-8787
Website: http://www.chsc.org/Main/Home.aspx

Services Provided:

  • Hearing Services
  • Regional Infant Program
  • Speech-Language and Learning

Cleveland Sight Center
1909 East 101st Street
P.O. Box 1988
Cleveland, OH 44106
216-791-8118
Website: http://www.clevelandsightcenter.org/default.aspx

Services Provided:

  • Self Help Groups
  • Family Camps
  • Early Intervention Preschool
  • Case Management
  • Adaptive Technology
  • Supported Employment
     

Community Center for the Deaf & Hard of Hearing
Main Center: University Circle
11635 Euclid Ave
Cleveland, OH 44106
216-231-0787
216-325-7570 (Appointments)
Website: http://www.chsc.org/Main/Center-for-the-Deaf--Hard-of-Hearing.aspx

Services Provided:

  • Sign Language Interpreting/ Classes
  • Coordinator Training and Outreach
  • Pediatric Neuropsychological Assessment
  • Hearing Testing
  • Hearing Aides
  • Other Listening Devices
 

Emerald Development & Economic Network, Inc. (EDEN)
7812 Madison Avenue
Cleveland, Ohio 44102
216-961-9690
800-545-1833 ext. 873 (TDD/TTY)
Website: http://www.edeninc.org/
Email: info@edeninc.org

Services Provided:

  • Provides, operates, and advocates for safe, decent,
    affordable housing and support services
     

Family Haven
29501 West Oakland Road
Bay Village, Ohio 44140
440-250-2773
Email: info@familyhaven.org

Services Provided:

  • Education
  • Empowerment
  • Community Inclusion
  • Residential Home
 

Hattie Larlham
Executive Office
7996 Darrow Road, Suite 10
Twinsburg, Ohio 44087
330-274-2272
800-233-8611

Services Provided:

  • Medical Services
  • Residential Services
  • Therapy Services
  • Pediatric Ventilator
  • Respite and Home Care
  • Foster Care
  • ADD
  • Work Training Services
  • Community Employment
  • Education Opportunities
  • Disability Research
     

HELP Foundation Inc.
26900 Euclid Avenue
Euclid, OH 44132
216-432-4810
Website: http://www.helpfoundationinc.org/

Services Provided:

  • Residential
  • Day Support
  • Vocational Programs
  • Summer Education Programs
 

Jewish Family Service Association of Cleveland
The Drost Family Center
24075 Commerce Park Road
Beachwood, Ohio 44122
216-292-3999 (24 hours)
Website: http://www.jfsa-cleveland.org/
Email: info@jfsa-cleveland.org

Services Provided:

  • Residential
  • Supportive Employment Services
  • Family Advocacy and Support
  • Community Integration and Wellness
  • Clinical and Therapeutic Services
  • Community Support Services
  • Adult Day Programming
     

New Avenues to Independence, Inc.
17608 Euclid Avenue
Cleveland, Ohio 44112
216-481-1907
Website: http://www.newavenues.net/
Email: info@newavenues.net

Services Provided:

  • Supported Living/Community Services
  • Vocational Services
  • Day Services
  • Senior Services
  • Transitional Respite
  • Children's Programs
  • Mainstream Housing
  • Housing Inspections
  • Home Choice Program
  North Coast Community Homes
14221 Broadway Ave.
Cleveland, OH 44125
216-662-1880
Website: http://www.ncch.org/
Information: Develops and maintains safe, comfortable and
affordable housing of high quality for individuals with
developmental disabilities, mental illness, and other disabilities.
     
Ohio Department of Developmental Disabilities
30 East Broad Street
Columbus, Ohio 43215
1-800-617-6733
Website: http://dodd.ohio.gov/Pages/default.aspx
  Ohio Department of Health
BCMH - Children with Medical Handicaps Program
246 North High Street
P.O. Box 1603
Columbus, OH 43216-1603
1-800-755-4769 (Parents only)
614-466-1700
Website: https://www.odh.ohio.gov/odhprograms/cmh/cwmh/bcmh1.aspx
Email: BCMH@odh.ohio.gov
Information: Links families of children with special health care needs to a network of quality
providers and helps families obtain payment for the services their children need.
     

Our Lady of the Wayside
38135 Colorado Ave
Avon, OH 44011
440-934-6007
Website: http://www.thewayside.org/

Services Provided:

  • Family Support
  • Residential Program
  • Transportation
  • Garden Club
  • Day Program
 

REM Ohio (Northern Main Office)
9775 Rockside Road, Suite 200
Valley View, OH 44125
800-570-4868
Website: http://www.rem-oh.com

Services Provided:

  • Host Home
  • Residential Services
  • Hourly Support Services
  • Dual Diagnosis Services
  • Autism Services
  • Prader-Willi Syndrome Services
  • Crisis Intervention
  • Respite
  • Offenders with Developmental Disabilities
  • Home Health Support
  • Specialized Services
  • Respite
     

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