Community Resources

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


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
  • 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-GYN's

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 and 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) 892-2454×150
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) 849-0028×100
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) 885-2431×3
Address: 733 E. Dublin-Granville Rd. 43229
Contact: Jenny Steindam
Offers Family, Individual and Post-Abortion Counseling

Touchstone Counseling Service
Phone: (614) 885-2431×4
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) 224-0222 x102
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 A
ddress: 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 and 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
Phone: 614-470-1555
Offers: Breast Feeding Support Rents breast pumps


Misc. Resources

Dr. Alan Murnane
Phone: (614) 818-0300
Address: 444 N. Cleveland Ave., Columbus, OH

Dr. Susan Vagnier

Northeast OBGYN
Phone: (614) 476-4101
Address: 1080 Beecher Crossing N. Gahanna, Oh. 43230

Ultrasona of Columbus
Phone: (614) 785-9334
Address: 676 Enterprise Dr., Lewis Center, OH 43035

Rape Help Line (24-hour)
Phone: (614) 267-7020

Suicide Prevention Hotline
Phone: (614) 221-5445

Chloe, Inc.
Phone: (614) 477-1426
P.O. Box 30241, Columbus, Ohio 43230
Information: Community health, life skills, opportunities & education for pregnant teens and young moms.

Option Line
Phone: 1 (800) 712-4357
Website: www.optionline.org
Hotline for Pregnancy Help Centers, 24/7

Action for Children
Phone: (614) 224-0222 x102
Information: Child care info.

Child Abuse Neglect Hotline
Phone: (614) 229-7000

Child Support Enforcement
Phone: (614) 525-3275

Franklin County Board of Developmental Disabilities
Phone: (614) 475-6440

Central Ohio Rescue & Restore Coalition
Phone: (614) 285-4357
Information: Against human trafficking.

Social Security Administration
Phone: 1 (800) 772-1213

HandsOn Central Ohio
Phone: 211 or (614) 221-2255

WIC Breastfeeding Helpline
Phone: (614) 645-7065

HandsOn Central Ohio Foodline
Phone: (614) 341-2282
Information: Food pantry appointments.

Ohio Medicaid Consumer Helpline
Phone: 1 (800) 324-8680

Breast & Cervical Cancer Screening Program
Phone: 1 (866) 418-4963


Community Churches

Columbus Christian Center
Website: https://faithstadium.org/

Chapel North Church
Website: https://www.chapelnorth.com/

Fellowship Baptist Church
Website: https://www.fbc.family/

Capital City Church
Website: https://capcitychurch.live/

World Harvest Church
Website: https://whc.life/

Strongpoint Church
Website: https://www.strongpointchurch.com/

Turnpoint Church
Website: https://turnpointchurch.com/

Obetz Church of the Nazarene
Website: https://www.obetznaz.com/

St. Joan of Arc Church
https://www.stjoanofarcpowell.org/