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Community Resources

There are many online and community resources for mothers who may need assistance in obtaining services.  Some are listed below.

  • To report child abuse and neglect, contact Cuyahoga County Department of Children and Family Services at 216-696-KIDS or
  • For childcare information, contact Starting Point at 216-575-0061 or
  • For parenting resources contact First Call for Help at 216-436-2000 or 
  • For supportive services for children under the age of three and their families, contact Help Me Grow of Cuyahoga County at 216-736-4300 or  
  • For domestic violence, teen dating violence services for adults, teens and children, contact Domestic Violence Center’s Helpline at 216-391-HELP (4357) or
  • For questions about sexual abuse or to request help following sexual abuse or rape, call Cleveland Rape Crisis Center 24-hour hotline at 216-619-6192 or
  • For temporary safe housing for children and support services for parents contact Providence House at 216-651-5982 or