Community Resources

Medical Care


HOSPITALS Nationwide Children’s Hospital Phone: (614) 722-2000
Address: 700 Children’s Drive Columbus, Ohio 443205
Website: www.nationwidechildrens.org Mount Carmel East Hospital Phone: (614) 234-6000
Address: 6001 East Broad Street Columbus, Ohio 43213
Website: www.mountcarmelhealth.com OSU Medical Center East Phone: (614) 257-3000
Address: 1492 E Broad Street Columbus, Ohio 43205
Website: medicalcenter.osu.edu Grant Medical Center Phone: (614) 566-9000
Address: 111 South Grant Avenue Columbus, Ohio 43215
Website: www.ohiohealth.com/grant Mount Carmel West Hospital Phone: (614) 234-5000
Address: 793 West State Street Columbus, Ohio 43222
Website: www.mountcarmelhealth.com OSU Medical Center Phone: (614) 293-5123
Address: 410 West 10th Avenue Columbus, Ohio 43210
Website: www.medicalcenter.osu.edu Saint Ann’s Hospital Phone: (614) 898-4000
Address: 500 S Cleveland Avenue Westerville, Ohio 43081
Website: www.mountcarmelhealth.com Riverside Methodist Hospital Phone: (614) 566-5000
Address: 3535 Olentangy River Road Columbus, Ohio 43214
Website: www.ohiohealth.com/riverside Doctor’s Hospital Phone: (614) 544-1000
Address: 5100 West Broad Street Columbus, Ohio 43228
Website: www.ohiohealth.com/doctors Dublin Methodist Hospital Phone: (614) 544-8000
Address: 7500 Hospital Drive Dublin, Ohio 43016
Website: www.ohiohealth.com/dublin Community Shelter Board Phone: (614) 221-9195
Address: 115 West Main Street Columbus, Ohio 43215
Fax: 614-221-9199 Website: www.csb.org
Services: emergency shelter, housing assistance, short term rental assistance, food pantries AREA CLINICS Physicians Care Connection Phone: (614) 240-7430
Address: 431 East Broad Street Columbus, Ohio 43215
Information: Open Monday evenings, sign-ins begin at 4:30pm, walk-in, no on-going care Clinic at Faith Mission Phone: (614) 224-6617
Address: 245 North Grant, Columbus, Ohio
Columbus Healthcare for the Homeless Phone: (614) 645-0521
Address: 1500 E 17th Ave. Suite 306 Columbus, Ohio 43219
Information: medical services homeless Vineyard Free Medical Clinic East Phone: (614) 259-5428
Address: 171 East 5th Avenue Columbus, Ohio 43201
Information: Open first & fourth Fridays of the month from 9am-1pm for appointments, also open Wednesday at 6:00pm for walk-ins, first come first serve, no physicals or lab work, no on-going care Vineyard Community Church Phone: (740) 927-7729
Address: 15187 Palmer Road Reynoldsburg, Ohio 43068 Information: Open every Wednesday of the month from 6:30-8:30, walk-in, first come first serve, routine medical care & non-emergency illness, no lab work or x-rays. Free Pregnancy & free ultrasound.
Vineyard Free Medical Clinic Phone: (614) 259-5428
Address: 6000 Cooper Road Westerville, Ohio 43081
Information: Open 1st & 4th Fridays of the month from 9am-1pm. Offers physicals, medical care, chiropractic care, optometry & dental care. Ohio State University Free Clinic Phone: (614) 404-8417
Address: 2231 North High Street Columbus, Ohio 43201
Information: Open Thursdays at 5:15pm, walk-ins taken for first 25 people, no STD/HIV testing or immunizations, no on-going care.
Asian Health Initiative (OSU Free Clinic) Phone: (614) 220-4023
Address: 2231 North High Street Columbus, Ohio 43201
Information: Open first, second, & third Monday of the month from 4:30-7:30, must call for appointment, free for the Asian community, on-going care provided Latino Health Initiative (OSU Free Clinic) Phone: (614) 293-9906
Address: 2231 North High Street Columbus, Ohio 43201
Information: Open Tuesday evenings, free full service clinic for the Latino community, Spanish speaking, ongoing care provided, GYN care, no OB care. Helping Hands Health Phone: (614) 262-5094
Address: 1421 Morse Road Columbus, Ohio 43229
Information: Open first & third Friday of the month at 4:00pm, appointments & walk-ins, faith based.
Mount Carmel Outreach Program Phone: (614) 546-4200
Information: Traveling outreach coach provides free exams & related services, call for times & locations. Columbus Public Health Clinics
Address: 240 Parsons Ave, Columbus, OH 43215

PrimaryOne Health Centers
Appointments for all locations: (614) 645-5500 Nationwide Children's Primary Care Centers (Children & Adolescents Only)
Appointments for all clinics (614) 722-6200 Hearth of Ohio Family Health Centers (Prenatal, Adult & Children)
  • Capital Park Family Health
    • Address: 2365 Innis Road, Columbus 43224
    • Prenatal Care: (614) 416-4325
  • Whitehall Family Health Center
    • Address: 882 S. Hamilton, Whitehall 43213
    • Prenatal Care: (614) 235-5555
Lower Lights Christian Health Center (Prenatal, Adult & Children)
Appointments for all locations: (614) 274-1455
  • 1160 W. Broad St. (prenatal care)
  • 777 W. State, Suite 201 (prenatal care)
  • 1560 S. High Street
  • 171 E. 5th Ave

Grant Mobile Unit (Prenatal Care Services)
At Northland, East, South, Walnut Ridge high schools and Van Buren shelter -- clients of all ages accepted (NO WIC services)
Prenatal Care Services: (614) 566-9989
REPRODUCTIVE NEEDS Choice Network Ohio Phone: 1 (866) 989-1466 (Adoption) Moms2B Phone: (614) 307-6709 OSU EFNEP Phone: (614) 292-1474 (For a healthy pregnancy) Pregnancy Decision Health Centers Phone: (614) 444-4411 Women’s Clinic of Columbus Phone: (614) 237-2000 Women’s Care Center Phone: (614) 251-0200 Teen and Pregnant Program Phone: (614) 355-6350 Healthy Bodies/Healthy Futures Phone: (614) 457-7876 StepOne Phone: (614) 721-0009 (Link to medical care for pregnant women) Private OB-GYN’s (accepts medical cards) Dr. Susan Vagnier
  • Address: 495 Cooper Rd. Suite 420 43081 (NE)
  • Address: 7235 Sawmill Rd. Suite 200 (NW)
    • NE office is located in St. Ann's Medical center behind Saint Ann's Hospital
    • Phone: (614) 889-6117
Dr. Alan Murnane Phone: (614) 818-0300
Address: 444 Nth Cleveland Ave., Suite 120 43229
Office is located 1.6 miles north of the St. Ann’s Medical
Center behind Saint Ann’s Hospital Columbus Area OB/GYNs
Doctor's West Hospital Phone: (614) 227- 9866
Address: 5100 W. Broad St. 43228
Hours: 9am-12am. 1pm-4pm Community Medicine at Riverside Hospital
Phone: (614) 566-5757
Address: 3535 Olentangy River Rd Mt. Carmel East Hospital Phone: (614) 234-0070
Address: 6001 E. Broad St. 43213
Clinic is not open on Wednesdays Mt. Carmel West Hospital Phone: (614) 234-1622
Address: 793 W. State St. 43222 St. Ann's Hospital Phone: (614) 898-4055
Address: 500 S. Cleveland Ave. 43081 University Medical Center Must PCC Phone: (614) 227-9866
Address: 456. W. 10th Ave. Area 2C 43210
Has high risk pregnancy and substance abuse program for pregnant women (STEPP- 293- 5469). Grant Medical Center Phone: (614) 566-9108
Address: 111. S. Grant Ave. Area 2C 43215
Provides family and birth education programs, breasting support and services Columbus Public Health Department 4 locations
Phone: (614) 227- 9866 (PCC) or (614) 645-7772 (STD)
Other services include: Dental care, immunizations, breast/cervical cancer screenings, STD testing (age 13+). PNC 1st visit-$25, $10 after, U/S $100 Prenatal Care (private insurance only)
Northeast OBGYN Phone: (614) 476-4101
Address: 1080 Beecher Crossing N. Gahanna 43230 New Life Nurse Midwifery Care Phone: (939) 642-1900
Contact: Karen Morrow
Address: 112 Morey Dr. Marysville 43040
Hours: Mon 4-8, Tues & Thurs 9-5, Fri 9-1. Payment plans and financial assistance are available for those who do not have insurance coverage. West Family Health Phone: (614) 645-2300
Address: 2300 W. Broad St John R. Maloney Phone: (614) 586-4159
Address: 1905 Parsons Ave. Northeast Phone: (614) 645-1600
Address: 3433 Agler Rd., Suite 2800 St. Stephen's Phone: (614) 645-2700
Address: 1500 E. 17th Ave. East Central Phone: (614) 645-5535
Address: 1180 E. Main St. Primary Medical Care (accepts Medicaid)
Lower Lights Christian Health Center Phone: (614) 274-1455
Address: 1251 W. Broad St. 43222
Sliding fee scale clinic Lincolnview Family Medicine Phone: (614) 878-1100
Address: 106 N. Murray Hill 43228 (West) Dr. Sarah Sams Phone: (614) 566-0987
Address: 2030 Stringtown Rd, Grove City, 43123 (West) St. Anthony Family Practice Center Phone: (614-262-7795
Address: 2514 Summit St. 43202 (North) Mt. Carmel East Medical Center Phone: (614-234-6000
Address: 6001 E Broad St, Columbus, OH 43213
Sliding Fee Scale. $10 minimum co-payment for those with no insurance. Riverside Methodist Hospital Community Medicine
Phone: (614) 566-5456 Address: 3535 Olentangy River Rd. Family Practice & OB/GYN (medical card accepted) Mt. Carmel-St. Ann's Phone: (614) 898-8808
Address: 495 Cooper Rd. 43081
In the medical office bldg. behind St. Ann's hospital Mt. Carmel (West) Phone: (614) 234-0400
Address: 2150 Marble Cliff Office Park 43215
A residency program, Hours: 9-12, 1-4:30, Mon - Fri Grant Medical Center Phone: (614) 566-9000
Address: 111 S Grant Ave, Columbus, OH 43215 Grant Family Practice East Phone: (614) 566-0950
Address: 4850 E Main St, Columbus, OH 43213 Riverside Phone: (614) 566-5414
Address: 500 Thomas Ln. 43214
Has Patient Advocacy Liason who will help client complete H/S application on site on the 1st day of apt Wellness on Wheels Phone: (614) 582-7088 or (614) 566-9989
Will provide dietician: No charge for prenatal care;
HCAPP will pay for delivery at hospital. Staffed with a
Doctor, Nurse and social worker. Confidential counseling and Interpreter services. Pregnancy Care Connection Phone: (614) 227-9866
Schedules Pre-Natal Care appts. For Chd, Univ Med. Center, Doctor's West; Spanish speaking consultants; MF, 8:30- 4:30 Dental Care
Columbus Public Health Dental Clinic
Address: 240 Parsons Ave, 43215 Phone: (614) 645-7487
Services provided: Fees based on family size and income. Services: exams, x-rays, cleanings, fillings, extractions, root canal. East Central Health Center Phone: (614) 645-5541
Address: 1180 E. Main Street 43205 Small Smiles Dental Center Phone: (614) 470-9840
Address: 2100 Morse Center Dr., Suite 4655, 43229
Center accepts Medicaid Down Syndrome Association of Central Ohio
510 E. North Broadway, Columbus, Ohio 43214
Phone: (614) 263-6020




Counseling Services


Alcoholics Anonymous, Alanon, Alateen
Phone: (614) 253-2701
Address: 1561 Old Leonard
Ave 43219 Offers Substance Abuse Program Has support group for ages 9+ Alpha Psychiatric Services Phone: (614) 436-5070
Address: 6827 N. High St. #21 43085
Offers Family, Individual and Post-Abortion Counseling May charge based on income Amigo Family Counseling Phone: (614) 888-2339
Address: 3500 Snouffer Rd. Suite 200
Family Counseling/Post-Abortive Counseling Catholic Social Services Phone: (614) 221-5891
Address: 197 E. Gay St. 2nd Floor 43215 Offers Substance Abuse Program and Post-Abortion

Central Community House Phone: (614) 252-3157
Address: 1150 E. Main St. 43205
Offers Career Counseling Services Children's Hospital Community Health Centers
Phone: (614) 722-6200 Various Locations
Offers Family Counseling Services - Must have insurance card for children Choices Phone: (614) 224-4663
24 hour hotline
Offers Domestic Violence Support Christian Counseling Center Phone: (614) 837-1744
Address: 181 W. Church St. 43147
Offers Family, Individual and Post-Abortion Counseling Columbus Area Community Mental Health Center
Phone: (614) 252-0711 Address: 1515 E. Broad St. 43205 Offers Family, Individual, and Substance Abuse
Columbus Public Health Department Phone: (614) 222-0540
Address: 3363 Tremont Rd. Suite 304 43221 Offers: Substance Abuse Counseling and Substance Abuse Program Columbus State Community College Phone: (614) 287-6300
Address: 297 Cleveland Ave. 43215 - Offers Career
Counseling Services - 8 wk classes offered days, nights, weekends Columbus Urban League Phone: (614) 257-6300
Address: 788 Mt. Vernon Ave. Offers Career Counseling Services - Spanish and Somali spoken Community Refugee & Immigration Services
Phone: (614) 235-5747 3 locations – Offers Career Counseling Services - Free Compassionate Friends Phone: (614) 882-8986 Cornerstone Family Counseling Phone: (614) 459-3003
Address: 1115 Bethel Rd. 43220
Offers Family, Individual and Post-Abortion Counseling Crossroads Recovery Services Phone: (614) 445-0352
Address: 1364 S. High St. 43207 $50 intake fee. Offers Substance Abuse and Domestic Violence Support. Decision Center Phone: (614) 751-6822
Domestic Violence Support/Substance Abuse Program Depression After Delivery Phone: (614) 451-3775
Address: 778 Drummond Ct. 43214
Hours: 9AM - 9PM Directions Counseling Group Phone: (614) 888-9200
Address: 6797 N. High St. Suite 350 43085
Sliding Scale Fee Directions for Youth and Families Phone: (614) 294-2661
Address: 1515 Indianola Ave. 43201 Dublin Counseling Center Phone: (614) 889-5722
Address: 299 Cramer Creek Ct. 43017
24 hour hotline: 614-276-2273 Empty Arms Support Group at St. Ann's Hospital
Phone: (614) 234-5999 Address: 500 S. Cleveland Ave. 43215 Pre-registration is required Family and Psychological Services Phone: (614) 501-8220
Address: 5340 E. Main St. Suite 205 43213
Offers Family, Individual and Post-Abortion Counseling Family Life Ministries Phone: (614) 459-5673
Address: 5970 Godown Rd. 43235 No set fees Offers Family, Individual and Post-Abortion Counseling Family Matters Mediation and Counseling Services
Phone: (614) 457-3177 Address: 2227 Buckley 43220
Offers Family, Individual and Post-Abortion Counseling Health Care for the Homeless Phone: (614) 645-0521
Address: 600 W. Spring St. 43215
Offers Substance Abuse Counseling CleanSlate Phone: (833) 505-4673
Outpatient Addiction Medical Service Life Counseling Services Phone: (614) 645-0521
Address: 760 S. Yearling Rd. 43213
Offers Family Counseling Services Lighthouse Counseling Services Phone: (614) 337-1986
Address: 2085 Mecca Rd. 43224
Fees based on income & no. of dependents; M-F Lower Lights Ministries Phone: (614) 228-3855
Address: 1066 Bellows Ave. 43223 Serves 43222/43223 only – Offers Substance Abuse Counseling Maryhaven Phone: (614) 445-8131
Address: 1791 Alum Creek Dr. 43207 May be pregnant - Offers Substance Abuse Counseling and Substance Abuse Program Maryhaven Women's Program Phone: (614) 892-2454
Address: 100 Noe Bixby Rd. 43213
Offers Substance Abuse Counseling and Program
Program length: 3 to 6 months Maryhaven Stable Cradle Program Phone: (614) 892-2454x150
Address: 100 Noe Bixby Rd. 43213 Offers: Substance Abuse Counseling and Program
Offers mobile unit to pregnant women Netcare Access Phone: (614) 276-2273
Offers Individual and Substance Abuse Counseling and Substance Abuse Program - 2 locations New Directions Career Center Phone: (614) 849-0028x100
Address: 370 S. 5th St. Suite G1 43215
Offers Career Counseling Cynthia Kozalla -placement specialist North Central Mental Health Services Phone: (614) 299-6600
Address: 1301 N. High St. 43201
Offers Family and Individual Counseling North Community Counseling Centers Phone: (614) 261-3196
3 locations - Family and Individual Counseling Northwest Counseling Centers Phone: (614) 457-7876
Address: 1560 Fishinger Rd. 2nd floor 43221
Offers Substance Abuse Counseling OhioHealth Rape Line Phone: (614) 267-7020
Domestic Violence Support Parkside Behavioral Healthcare Phone: (614) 471-2552
Address: 349 Old Ridenour Rd. 43230
Hotline: 1-800-282-5512 – Substance Abuse and Suicide Prevention Pregnancy Decision Health Centers Phone: (614) 444-4411
various locations - 24 Hr Hotline
Offers Post-Abortion Counseling Riverside Hospital Phone: (614) 566-5056
24 hr. referral line
Substance Abuse Program St. Vincent Family Centers Phone: (614) 252-0731
Address: 1490 E. Main St. 43205 - For children only Offers Family Counseling St. Vincent Family Centers Phone: (614) 221-7855
Address: 840 W. State St. 43222 For children only. Offers Family Counseling. Southeast Inc. Recovery & Mental Health Care
Phone: (614) 444-0800 Address: 1455 S. 4th St. 43207
Offers Individual Counseling and Suicide Prevention Southeast Inc. Recovery & Mental Health Care
Phone: (614) 225-1980 Address: 16 W. Long St. 43215 Offers Individual Counseling and Suicide Prevention STEPP Clinic at University Medical Center
Phone: (614) 293-8045 Address: 456 W. 10th Ave. 43210
Contact Beverly – Offers Substance Abuse Program Stowe Baptist Center Phone: (614) 443-1120
Address: 911 Parsons Avenue - Offers
Career Counseling and Substance Abuse Program Suicide Prevention Hotline Phone: (614) 221-5545
24 hr. Hotline – Suicide Prevention Services Teen Challenge Phone: (614) 476-4600
Address: 2859 Innis Rd. 43224
Offers Substance Abuse Program Teen Suicide Hotline Phone: (614) 294-3300
24 hr. Hotline – Offers Suicide Prevention Counseling Three Little Angels Foundation Phone: (614) 378-7673
Bereavement Support for Miscarriages/Stillbirths
Contact Jessica Touchstone Counseling Service Phone: (614) 885-2431x3
Address: 733 E. Dublin-Granville Rd. 43229
Contact: Jenny Steindam - Offers Family, Individual and Post-Abortion Counseling Touchstone Counseling Service Phone: (614) 885-2431x4
Address: 733 E. Dublin-Granville Rd. 43229
Contact: Mary Byerly - Offers Family and Individual Vineyard Counseling Center Phone: (614) 259-5409
Address: 6000 Cooper Rd. 43081
Offers Family, Individual and Post-Abortion Counseling Wellspring Counseling Phone: (614) 538-0353
Address: 1115 Bethel Rd. 43220 - Scholarships are available - Offers Family, Individual and Post-Abortion Counseling




Education


Catholic Social Services Phone: (614) 221-5891 Nationwide Children’s Hospital Community Education Phone: (614) 355-0662 Directions for Youth & Families Phone: (614) 294-2661 Jewish Family Services Phone: (614) 231-1890 St. Stephen’s Community House Phone: (614) 294-6347 Action for Children Phone: (614) 224-0222x102
The Women’s Clinic of Columbus 614-237-2000
3242 E Main St #2, Columbus, OH 43213

Columbus Literacy Council Phone: (614) 282-7661 Columbus Public Schools GED Phone: (614) 365-5245 CDC Head Start & Early Head Start Phone: (614) 460-8740 Help Me Grow Phone: (614) 227-9860 Columbus City Schools Enrollment and ESL Assessment Phone: (614) 365-4011 Southwestern Schools Enrollment Phone: (614) 801-6280 Franklin County Family and Children First Council Phone: (614) 275-2511 Education Access Collaborative Academic Advancement Services
Phone: (614) 247-7092
Address: Buckeye Village Community Center, 2724
Defiance Dr. 43210 - Tutors, Priority scheduling, childcare, mentoring at OSU only Columbus Literacy Council Phone: (614) 221-5013
Address: 195 N. Grant Ave. 43215
Free English lessons. Has Spanish and French Interpreters Columbus State Community College Phone: (614) 287-5858
Address: 297 Cleveland Ave. 43215
Financial aid maybe available Columbus Urban League Phone: (614) 257-6300
Address: 788 Mt. Vernon Ave. 43203
Spanish and Somali spoken Community Refugee & Immigration Services
Phone: (614) 235-5747
3 Locations - Spanish and Somali spoken Dress for Success Phone: (614) 291-0431 ext 100
Address: 1260 North High St. 43201
Mon-Thurs 8:30-4:30 All services are free; referral by PDHC is needed Eastland-Fairfield Career Center Phone: (614) 836-5725
Address: 4465 Hamilton Rd 43125
For Fairfield and Franklin County residents; Ask for Mrs. Lee The Enrichment Center Phone: (614) 857-1811
Address: 731 E. Broad St. 43205
A police report and 2 IDs are needed Education Focus Learning Academy Phone: (614) 322-7990
3 Locations - Charter school (free) with onsite day care Franklin County Dept of Job & Family Services
Phone: (800) 324-8680 Various Locations
Offers financial assistance programs, M-F 7am-6pm Franklinton Learning Center (St. John's Church)
Phone: (614) 221-9151
Address: 1003 W. Town St. 43222 Hudson Community Education Center Phone: (614) 365-5245
Address: 2323 Lexington Ave. 43211 Job Corps Phone: (614) 221-0642
Address: 329 S. Front St. 43215
Room and Board along with stipends/bonuses Life Skills Center Phone: (614) 863-9175
Address: 2400 S. Hamilton Rd. 43232
Provides an individual education, contact: Jason Wilson Metro Columbus Christian Women's Job Corp
Phone: (614) 449-9144
Paired with a mentor for 6 mos. To 2 yrs, provides
professional clothing Nancy's Place Phone: (614) 224-6617
Address: 325 E. Long St. 43215
Also a shelter New Directions Career Center Phone: (614) 849-0028
Address: 199 Rich St. 43215
Available for clients in their program Northeast Career Center Phone: (614) 365-6624
Address: 3871 Stelzer Rd. 43219
GED Preparation/Testing Stowe Baptist Center Phone: (614) 443-1120
Address: 911 Parsons Ave. 43206 Treca Digital Academy Phone: (888) 828-4798
Website: www.tda.treca.org
Free online education for grades K-12 Virtual Community School Phone: (614) 501-9473
Website: www.vcslearn.org
Free online education for grades K-12 North Education Center Phone: (614) 365-6624 ext 260
Address: 100 Arcadia Ave. Room 314A 43202
Serves individuals age 16+, under 18 must provide proof of full-time employment Job Leaders Phone: (614) 559-5052
Address: 1111 W. Broad St. 43205
Website: www.cowicjobleaders.org
Services are free of charge for adult and youth clients who are newly entering or attempting to re-enter the workforce. These services include technical support in preparing or updating resumes, identifying skills from past jobs, volunteer work, hobbies, school or social situations.




Legal Referrals


Association of Children for Enforcement of Support
Phone: (866) 937-2367
Provides paternity testing and child support help.

Catholic Social Services Phone: (614) 221-5891
Address: 3079 W. Broad St Suite 3 43204
Toll Free: 1-800-536-5891 CHASK Phone: (208) 267-6246
Address: P.O.Box 15902 43215
Website: http://www.chask.org/ Provides adoption placements for babies with special needs.

  • CHASK hotline for birth-families: 1-800-266-9837
Child Support Enforcement Agency Phone: (614) 525-3275
Address: 80 East Fulton Street, 43215
Fax: 614-525-6409
Website: https://support.franklincountyohio.gov/ Choices Phone: (614) 224-4663
Address: P.O. Box 06157 Columbus, Ohio 43206
24 Hours Crisis Hotline DNA Diagnostic Center Phone: 1 (800) 681-7862
Website: www.dnacenter.com
Provide paternity testing and child support Franklin County Children's Services Phone: (614) 275-2571 24-hour Child Abuse Hotline Phone: (614) 229-7000
Main Address: 855 W. Mound St., 43223
Website: https://childrenservices.franklincountyohio.gov/ Rosemary Pomeroy Phone: (614) 855-2101
Address: 120A Northwoods Blvd. Columbus, Ohio 43235 Provides adoption attorney services.

John Shady Phone: (614) 436-5424
Address: 132 Northwoods Blvd. Columbus, Ohio 43235 Helps couples wishing to adopt a child. Susan Garner Eisenman Phone: (614) 222 0540
Address: 3363 Tremont Rd., Suite 304. Columbus, Ohio 43221 Adoption services for birth mom and adoptive parents. Thomas Taneff Phone: (614) 241-2181
Address: 600 S. High St., Suite 201. Columbus, Ohio 43215 Provides adoption attorney services. Susanne Martello Phone: (614) 279-6431
Address: 3079 W. Broad St., Suite 3 43204 Joseph Mastrangelo Phone: (614) 406-3131
Address: P.O.Box 15902, 43215
Provides services for Landlord Issues Life Counseling Services Phone: (614) 239-9965
Address: 760 S Yearling Rd. Columbus, Ohio 43213 Provides Adoption counseling Services. Life Dynamics, Inc. Phone: (940) 380-8800
Address: 819 E. McKinney St., Denton, TX 76209
Provide access to attorneys that handle abortion related cases. Lutheran Social Services Phone: (614) 228-5200
Address: 750 East Broad Street Columbus, Ohio 43205
Fax: 614-228-1471 Website: https://lssnetworkofhope.org/
Services Provided: Adoption & foster care services Paternity Enhancement Program Phone: (888) 810-6446
Address: 131 N. High Street Suite 320 43215
Website: https://www.oh-paternity.com/ Threshold Community Services Phone: (614) 261-8440
Address: 4099 Karl Rd. 43224 Door B
Services Provided: Free consultation/No appointment necessary - Ex. Expungements, domestic (No divorce), civil protection, landlord disputes (no evictions), 6-8pm, 2nd Monday of the month Touchstone Counseling Services Phone: (614) 885-2461 ext 4
Address: 733 E. Dublin-Granville Rd. 43229
Contact: Mary Byerly – Provides adoption counseling Vital Statistics Phone: (614) 645-7331
Address: 240 Parsons Ave. 1st Fl, 43215
Services Provided: Issues copies of birth certificates for Franklin Co. only, has same day service 10-2pm, $20.




Organizations


Arranged in order of Groups that provide Miscellaneous Services, Religious Affiliates, & Foundations
House of New Hope
Phone: (614) 863-5555 or 1 (800) 595-5554
Address: 6434 East Main Street Reynoldsburg, Ohio 43068
Website: www.houseofnewhope.org
Services Provided: mental health services, adoption services, crisis care, home based services, parenting classes, MRDD & Level 1 waiver services. Central Community House Phone: (614) 252-3157
Address: 1150 East Main Street Columbus, Ohio 43205
Services Provided: assistance with utilities, rent, medical services. First Link Phone: (614) 221-2255
Address: 195 North Grant Avenue Columbus, Ohio 43215
Fax: 224-6866 Services Provided: 24 hour referral
hotline, community clinics, clothing & food pantry, dental options YWCA Phone: (614) 224-9121
Address: 65 South Street Columbus, Ohio 43215
Fax: 614-224-2522 - Website: www.ywca.com
Services Provided: 24 hour homeless hotline, employment assistance, housing placement, child advocacy, child care, out of school programming. Community Kitchen Phone: (614) 252-6428
Address: 640 South Ohio Avenue Columbus, Ohio 43205
Fax: 614-252-8487 Website: www.thecommunitykitchen.com
Services Provided: free meals
Salvation Army Phone: (614) 437-2148
Address: 966 East Main Street Columbus, Ohio 43205
Website: www.salvationarmycolumbus.com
Services Provided: career enhancement, after school program, centers for worship, food pantries, housing, material assistance, and utilities. United Way of Central Ohio Phone: (614) 227-2700
Address: 360 South 3rd Street Columbus, Ohio 43215
Website: www.ucentralohio.com
Services Provided: emergency & short term financial & housing assistance, food assistance, disaster assistance. Victory Mission Phone: (614) 252-2573
Address: 2955 Switzer Avenue
Services Provided: emergency assistance, etc. Faith Missions Phone: (614) 224-6617 ext. 162
Address: 325 East Long Street Columbus, Ohio 43215
Fax: 221-0936 Services Provided: emergency shelter - single men & women, medical services, transportation & job search assistance. Lutheran Social Services Phone: (614) 228-5200
Address: 750 East Broad Street Columbus, Ohio 43205
Fax: 614-228-1471 Website: www.lssco.org
Services Provided: homeless services, clothing, furnishing, food pantries, adoption & foster care services, low income housing, domestic abuse services, violence groups. Catholic Social Services Phone: (614) 221-5891
Address: 197 East Gay Street Columbus, Ohio 43215
Services Provided: pregnancy counseling, parenting
services, employment

FRANKLIN COUNTY DEPT. OF JOB & FAMILY SERVICES OPPORTUNITY CENTERS
General Intake Line: (614) 233-2000
Website: https://communityportal.fcdjfs.franklincountyohio.gov/

  • 1721 Northland Pk Ave
    • Phone: (614) 233-2000
    • Zip codes: 43002,43004, 43054, 43081,43082, 43085, 43201, 43202, 43210, 43211, 43212, 43214, 43215, 43216, 43219, 43220, 43221,43224, 43226, 43229, 43230, 43231, 43236, 43234, 43235, 43240, 43272
  • East-1055 Mt. Vernon Ave
    • Phone: (614) 233-2000
    • Zip codes: 43068, 43109, 43147, 43203, 43205, 43206, 43209, 43213, 43227,43110, 43215,43217 &43232,
  • West-314 N. Wilson Rd
    • Phone: (614) 233-2000
    • Zip Codes: 43119, 43126, 43204, 43222, 43223, 43228, 43065, 43017, 43026, 43016, 43123, 43137, 43140, 43146, 43207




Shelters


Intake for All Single Adults & Family Shelters Phone: 1 (888) 474-3587 CMHA Phone: (614) 421-6000 Columbus Urban League Phone: (614) 257-6300 Homeport Phone: (614) 221-8889 Faith Missions Phone: (614) 224-6617 ext. 162
Address: 325 East Long Street Columbus, Ohio 43215
Fax: 221-0936 Services Provided: emergency shelter - single men & women, medical services, transportation & job search assistance.


Friends of the Homeless (Women) Phone: (614) 251-2937
Friends of the Homeless (Men) Phone: (614) 360-2051
YWCA Family Center Phone: (614) 253-7970
Huckleberry House Phone: (614) 294-5553
(youth)
OSU STAR House Phone: (614) 299-2101
(young adults)
The Homeless Families Foundation Phone: (614) 461-9247
Address: 651 West Broad Street Columbus, Ohio 43215
Fax: 461-9234 Services Provided: 3 month temporary shelter for families with children up to 18 years old, children’s education center
Rebecca’s Place Phone: (614) 251-2937
Services Provided: battered women’s shelter, identity protection, women age 18 & older must call for a phone assessment

Huckleberry Shelter Phone: (614) 294-5553
Address: 1421 Hamlet Street Columbus, Ohio 43201
Services Provided: housing for homeless teenagers VOA Family Shelter Phone: (614) 253-3910
Services Provided: homeless services for married or single parents with children (must have referral through YMCA).
Community Shelter Board Phone: (614) 221-9195
Address: 115 West Main Street Columbus, Ohio 43215
Fax: 614-221-9199 - Website: www.csb.org
Services Provided: emergency shelter, housing assistance, short term rental assistance, food pantries CHOICES Phone: (614) 224-4663
Address: PO Box 06157 Columbus, Ohio 43206
Website: www.choicesdvcols.org
Services Provided: 24 hour crisis hotline, temporary shelter for women & children, legal support & advocacy, counseling.
The Haven for Children Community
P.O. Box 34, Roseville, Ohio 43777
Temporary housing for pregnant women or women who
already have a baby under 8 weeks - 18 yrs. or older
(may be able in some cases to take girls under age of 18)
Phone: (740) 674-6517 (Sandy Rayner)




Adoption Services


Adoption by Gentle Care Phone: (614) 469-0007
Address: 380 E. Town St., Columbus, OH
Adoption Circle Phone: (614) 237-7222
Address: One Americana, Suite 304, 400 S 5th. Columbus, Ohio 43215 - Toll Free: 1-800-927-8484
Fax: 614-237-8484 Website: www.adoptioncircle.org Adoption Link Phone: 1 (800) 643-3356
Local representatives will schedule an appointment for you in the Columbus area. A Child's Waiting Phone: (866) 937-2367
Address: 3490 Ridgewood Rd. Akron Oh 44333
Services Provided: adoption agency and adoption counseling Catholic Social Services Phone: (614) 221-5891
Address: 197 E. Gay St. 2nd Floor 43215
Toll Free: 1-800-536-5891 - Provides adoption support. CHASK Phone: (208) 267-6246
Address: P.O. Box 15902 43215
Website: http://www.chask.org/ Provides adoption placements for babies with special needs. CHASK Hotline for Birth-Families Phone: 1 (800) 266-9837 Franklin County Children's Services Phone: (614) 341-6000
Address: 855 W. Mound St. 43223
Adoption agency and adoption support Alpha Psychiatric Services Phone: (614) 436-5070
Address: 6827 N. High St. #121 43085
Provides adoption counseling. Accepts insurance.
Life Counseling Services Phone: (614) 239-9965
Address: 760 S Yearling Rd. 43213 Provides Adoption counseling Services. Touchstone Counseling Services Phone: (614) 885-2461 ext 4
Address: 733 E. Dublin-Granville Rd. 43229
Contact: Mary Byerly – Provides adoption counseling ADOPTION ATTORNEYS John Shady Phone: (614) 436-5424
Address: 132 Northwoods Blvd. 43235. Helps couples wishing to adopt a child. Rosemary Pomeroy Phone: (614) 855-2101
Address: 120A Northwoods Blvd. 43235. Provides adoption attorney services. Susan Garner Eisenman Phone: (614) 222-0540
Address: 3363 Tremont Rd. Suite 304 43221. Adoption services for birth mom and adoptive parents. Thomas Taneff Phone: (614) 241-2181
Address: 600 S. High St. Suite 201 43215. Provides adoption attorney services.




Other Pregnancy Resources


Ohio Health Mobile Prenatal
Phone: (614) 566-9989
Services Include: transportation assistance, help in obtaining health insurance, interpreter services, FREE if no health insurance.

Vineyard Phone: (614) 259-5318
Address: 6000 Cooper Rd., Westerville, OH 43081
Free baby clothes, furniture & maternity clothes PDHC Phone: (614) 444-4411
Address: 5900 Cleveland Ave., Columbus, OH 43231
Free maternity clothes – up to 3 outfits at a time Birthright of Columbus Phone: (614) 221-0844 Alpha Pregnancy Counseling Center Phone: (614) 890-0003
Address: 2999 E. Dublin-Grandville Rd., Suite #108, Columbus, Ohio 43231 Mother’s Helping Mother’s Phone: 1 (877) 858-8890
Website: www.mhmteen.org
Address: 1850 Bostwick, Columbus, Ohio 43227 Mommies Matter Phone: (614) 353-6765
Website: www.mommiesmatter.org
Contact: Monica Flynn Executive Director
Mentorship program to help mothers in need




Franklin County WIC Locations


East Central Phone: (614) 645-5553 Address: 1180 E. Main St. Columbus, Ohio
St. Stephens Phone: (614) 645-8306 Address: 1500 E. 17th Ave. Columbus, Ohio
Northeast Phone: (614) 645-3072 Address: 4337 Cleveland Ave. Columbus, Ohio
Clintonville Phone: (614) 724-3075 Address: 4550 Indianola Ave. Columbus, Ohio
Georgesville Phone: (614) 645-3621 Address: 1681 Holt Rd. Columbus, Ohio
Eastland Phone: (614) 645-3623 Address: 3933 E. Livingston Ave. Columbus, Ohio
Outerbelt East Phone: (614) 724-0590 Address: 79 Outerbelt St. Columbus, Ohio
West Side Health Center Phone: (614) 645-6437 Address: 2300 W. Broad St. Columbus, Ohio
John Maloney Phone: (614) 645-3131 Address: 1905 S Parsons Ave. Columbus, Ohio




Material Aid Resources


Columbus Public Health Department Phone: (614) 645-7417
Address: 240 Parsons Ave. 43215 Call for Hours - $30 minimum fee for car seat and age 3 months +, 70lbs+ - Provides: Car seats and WIC Program Common Ground Free Store Phone: (740) 369-FREE
Address: 193 E. Central Ave. Delaware 43015
Mon 10-1, Th 3-6, Sat 10-1 - Also linens and books
Provides: Appliance, Baby Clothing and Diapers Community Kitchen Phone: (614) 252-6428 Ext. 240
Address: 640 S. Ohio Ave. Columbus, Ohio 43205 Tues - Fri 10-2 - Diapers, wipes, toiletries; hot meals: Mon-Sat, 11:30-12:30 – Provides: Baby Clothing & Items, Diaper. FOOD
Family Life Ministries Phone: (614) 459-5673
Address: 5970 Godown Rd. 43235 Call for Hours
Available only if support group participant - Diapers Fruit of the Vine Phone: (614) 890-0000
Address: 181 E. 5th Ave. 43201
Sat 9 - 11:30 – Provides: Food 9 -11 AM, walk in basis Food Link Phone: (614) 341-2282
various locations - MWF 7-4, Th 7-8 Spanish/Somali spoken – Provides: Food Franklin Co. Dept. of Job and Family Services
Phone: (800) 324-8680 various locations
Call for Hours – Provides: title XX funding for childcare
Provides: Rent/Utility Assistance and WIC Program Goodwill - Career Closet Phone: (614) 294-5181 ext. 1700
Address: 2100 Morse Rd. (Morse Center Plaza)
Call for Hours - Staff must give client a referral –
Provides: Adult Clothing
Holy Family Soup Kitchen Phone: (614) 461-9444
Address: 57 S Grubb St. Columbus, Ohio 43215 10:30AM - 12:30PM Mon-Fri - Everyone Welcome - Serving 43215, 43222, 43223 - Must have ID – Provides: Food. JOIN Phone: (613) 241-2531
Address: 578 E. Main St. Columbus, Ohio 43215 10-11:30 AM & 1-2 PM Mon-Fri - Provides: Baby Food/Formula, Food, Household Items, Rent/Utility Assistance, Medication up to a max of $50; assist with utility only w/shut off notice. Lower Lights Ministries Phone: (614) 228-3855
Address: 1066 Bellows Ave. Columbus, Ohio 43223 12-2 PM every second Saturday; serving 43222, 43223 zip codes only
Provides: Baby Clothing/Items Maternity Resource Center (West Columbus)
Phone: (614) 272-7038 Address: 3417 Palmetto ST. 43204 10-1 PM Saturday & 6:30-8 PM Wed. - Walk-ins only, need ID – Provides: Baby Food/Formula, Baby Clothing/Items, Children’s Clothing, Cribs, Maternity Clothing Maternity Resource Center (Westerville)
Phone: (614) 890-0078 ext. 10 Address: 3475 Paris Blvd. Columbus, Ohio 4308 10-1 PM Saturday - walk-ins only, need ID
Provides: Baby Food/Formula, Baby Clothing/Items, Children’s Clothing, Cribs, Maternity Clothing Mothers of Twins Club Phone: (614) 470-3485
Website: www.cmotc.org fall and Spring sales only
Provides: Gently Used/New Infant Clothing, Toys, Equipment etc., Baby Clothing/Items, Cribs, Car Seats, MATERNITY CLOTHING

Neighborhood Services, Inc. Phone: (614) 297-0592
Address: 1950 N. 4th St. Suite E. Columbus, Ohio 43201
9-3 Weds and Thurs. Provides: Baby Clothing/Items, Children’s Clothing, and Food. Bring lease or utility bill and photo ID; ID for each child; Food available for 43201, 43202, 43210 zip codes Pregnancy Decision Health Center Phone: (614) 444-4411
various locations Call for appointment (24- hour hotline) Provides: Baby Layettes and Maternity Clothing. Salvation Army Phone: (614) 221-6561
various locations - Call for hours - Provides: Cribs and Furniture, equipment after baby is born; must get a voucher. The Sheperd's Place Phone: (614) 866-1680
Address: 1729 Brice Rd. Columbus, Ohio 43068 Hours: 10-7 Wed & 10-noon Sat – Provides: Adult Clothing, Baby Clothing/Items, Children’s Clothing and Maternity Clothing. St. Stephen's Community Center Phone: (614) 294-6347
Address: 1500 E. 17th Ave. 43219
Provides: Baby Layettes, Diapers and Food. Call for hours - Must have ID and proof of address; ask for Emergency dept. Stowe Baptist Center Phone: (614) 443-1120
Address: 911 Parsons Ave. 43206 Provides: Food. Call for hours – Servicing zip codes 43206, 43207. Threshold Community Services Phone: (614) 261-8840 ext. 223
Address: 4099 Karl Rd. 43224 Provides: Food. Call for hours - zip codes 43224, 43229, 43211, 43219.

United Methodist Free Store Phone: (614) 443-1713
Address: 946 Parsons Ave 43206
Provides: Adult Clothing, Baby Clothing Items, Car Seats, Children Clothing/Items, Furniture, Maternity Clothing - 10-1 PM Tues, Thurs, Sat & 3-6 PM Wed, Fri. Victory Mission Phone: (614) 252-2500
Address: 2955 Switzer Ave. Columbus, Ohio 43236
Provides: Adult Clothing and Food. M-F 12:30-3 (last 15 days of month) call before going. Westside Free Store Phone: (614) 351-5480
Address: 3030 Sullivant Ave. 43204
Provides: Adult Clothing, Appliances, Baby Clothing Items, Children’s Clothing and Household Items. Mon 10-1, Th 3-6, Sat 12-3 - Spanish interpreter
available. Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) Phone: (614) 645-7280
Various locations - Call for hours - WIC Programs
Lactation consults: Cindy Derring @ 614-645-7065




Pregnancy & Parenting Support


Action for Children Phone: (614) 224-0222
Address: 78 Jefferson Ave. 43215
Provides: Daycare Referrals
Association for the Developmentally Disabled
Phone: (614) 486-4361 Address: 1392 Dublin Rd. 43215
Provides: Child Development Screening
Broad St. Presbyterian Church Phone: (614) 221-6102
Address: 760 E. Broad St. 43205
Provides: Daycare Referrals and Infant/toddler daycare. Fees based on income. May have a waiting list.
Catholic Social Services Phone: (614) 221-6102
Address: 197 E. Gay St. 2nd floor 43215
Offers: Parenting Classes, Youth Mothers Group 8 week series, childcare is free Central Community House Phone: (614) 252-3157
Address: 1150 E. Main St. 43205
Offers: Daycare Provider, Daycare Referrals, Young Mother’s Group - Mother's group is Wed. 4-5:30 (under 20 years old): contact Angela
CHADD (Children and Adults with ADD and HADD)
Phone: (800) 233-4050 Website: www.help4ADHD.org
Offers: Child Development Screening spanish speaking available CHASK Phone: (208) 267-6246
Website: www.chask.org
Offers: pregnancy support services, provides support for birthparents who face an adverse prenatal diagnosis
Child Development Council/Head Start
Phone: (614) 221-1709 Address: 300 E. Spring St. 43215 Offers: Headstart and Pregnancy Support
Services - Free. Half time Head Start for ages 3-5, for moms that work, or are in school 30+ hours/wk; full time has a fee. Also early start program during pregnancy. Columbus Public Health Department (C.O.A.T)
Address: 240 Parsons Ave 645-7068
Offers: Pregnancy Support Services
Community Refugee and Immigration Services
Phone: (614) 235-5747
Offers: Pregnancy Support Services
Directions for Youth and Families
Phone: (614) 294-2661 ext.2549 Address: 1515 Indianola Ave 43201 Offers: Pregnancy Support Services 5 free childbirth classes. Will not turn away due to age Family Life Ministries Phone: (614) 459-5673
Address: 5970 Godown Rd. 43235
Offers: Young Mothers Group
Franklin County Board of Job and Family Services
Phone: (800) 324-8680 Various locations
Offers: Daycare Referrals
Healthy Baby, Healthy Me Phone: (614) 444-4411
Address: 5900 Cleveland Ave. 43231
Offers: Pregnancy Support Services. Must be at least 18, PDHC must refer.
Help Me Grow Phone: (614) 227-9860
Address: 510 Mound St. 43215
Offers: Child Development Screening La Leche League 614-470-1555
Offers: Breast Feeding Support Rents breast pumps