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Shelters/Domestic Violence Programs in Ohio

Shelter Programs in Ohio

The following table lists the domestic violence programs in the state of Ohio and gives their hotline number. The table also indicates whether legal aid services are available in the program's county, whether legal aid gives priority to program clients, and whether the program's county allows pro se filing for civil temporary protection orders. If information is missing for the program nearest you, simply call the hotline number listed, and they will be able to answer your questions.

 

Programs are Listed in Alphabetical Order by City
Program Name and Address

Program
Hotline #

24 Hours
Legal Aid
Services
Available?

Legal Aid
Services
Available?

Legal Aid
Priority
Given to
Clients?

*Pro Se
CPO Filing
Permitted?

Battered Women's Shelter
P.O. Box 9074
Akron, OH 44305

(877) 414-1344
Yes No   Yes

Alliance Area Domestic
Violence Shelter
P.O. Box 3622
Alliance, OH 44601

(330) 823-7223 yes Yes No  

Rape Crisis Domestic Violence Safe Haven
Ashland, OH

(419) 289-8085 Yes      

Homesafe
P.O. Box 702
Ashtabula, OH 44005

(800) 952-2873 Yes Yes   No

My Sister's Place
P.O. Box 702
Athens, OH 45701

(800) 443-3402
Yes No   Yes

YWCA House of Peace
55 South Fourth Street
Batavia, OH 45103

(800) 540-4764 Yes Yes Yes Yes

New Directions of CCI
Bellefontaine, OH

(937) 593-5777 No      

Cocoon Shelter
Bowling Green, OH

(800) 472-9411 Yes      

RURAL Opportunities
(Resources in Spanish)
Bowling Green, OH

(419) 354-3548 No      

Sarah's House
Bryan, OH

(419) 636-7272 Yes      

The Noble Family Violence Council/Six County
Caldwell, OH

(800) 344-5818 Yes      

Haven of Hope
Cambridge, OH 43725

(800) 304-4673 Yes Yes   No

Domestic Violence Project, Inc.
P.O. Box 9432
Canton, OH 44711

(330) 453-7233 Yes No   Yes

Carita's House
Carrolton, OH

(330) 627-5765 Yes      

Family Crisis Network
P.O. Box 632
Celina, OH 45822

(419) 586-1133 Yes Yes   Yes

Womensafe, Inc.
P.O. Box 656
Chardon, OH 44024

(888) 285-5665
(toll free)

Yes Yes

Yes (if you
are in shelter)

Ues

Ross County Coalition/
Phoenix House
P.O. Box 1727
Chillicothe, OH 45601

(866) 828-2273 Yes   No Yes

Women Helping Women, Inc.
216 East 9th Street
Cincinnati, OH 45202

(513) 381-5610 Yes No No Yes

YWCA Shelter Services
Cincinnati, OH

(888) 872-9259
Yes      

Haven House of Pickway County
P.O. Box 13150
Circleville, OH 43113

(740) 477-9113 Yes Yes No No

Domestic Violence Center
Cleveland, OH

(216) 391-4357 Yes      

Jewish Family Services Assoc.
Cleveland, OH

(216) 691-7233 No      

West Side Catholic Center
Cleveland, OH

(216) 631-4141 Yes      

C.H.O.I.C.E.S.
P.O. Box 06157
Columbus, OH 43206

(614) 224-4663
Yes Yes   Yes

First Step
Coshocton, OH

(740) 622-9533
Yes      

Artemis Center for Alternatives
to Domestic Violence
310 W. Monument Ave.
Dayton, OH 45402

(937) 222-7233
Yes Yes No Yes

YWCA Battered Woman
Project
141 West Third Street
Dayton, OH 45402

(937) 222-6333
Yes Yes No Yes

Women & Family Services
Defiance, OH

(800) 782-4906 Yes      

Preble County Domestic
Violence Shelter Services
Eaton, OH 45320

(937) 456-6891 Yes      

Lorain County Safe Harbor/
Genesis House
P.O. Box 1283
Elyria, OH 44036

(866) 213-1188 Yes Yes   Yes

Open Arms Domestic Violence
Shelter & Rape Crisis Services
P.O. Box 496
Findlay, OH 45840

(419) 422-4766 Yes      

Serenity House, Inc.
P.O. Box 454
Gallipolis, OH 45631


(614) 446-6752
or
(800) 942-9577

Yes Yes

Yes (abuse
must have
occurred in
past month)

No

Dove House
Hamilton, OH

(800) 618-6523 Yes Yes No Yes

Highland/Clinton DV Program
Hillsboro, OH

(800) 339-5066 Yes      

Lawrence County Helping Hands Task Force
P.O. Box 311
Ironton, OH

(614) 532-7111
or
(888) 372-7433
(toll free)

Yes Yes Yes Yes

Safer Futures
302 DePeyster Street
Kent, OH 44240

(330) 673-2500 Yes Yes No  

The Lighthouse
P.O. Box 215
Lancaster, OH 43130


(740) 687-4423
Yes Yes   Yes

Abuse & Rape Crisis Shelter of Warren County
Lebanon, OH 45036

(888) 860-4084
Yes      

Crossroads Crisis Center
P.O. Box 643
Lima, OH 45802

(877) 228-4357 Yes Yes   Yes

Christina House
Lisbon, OH

(330) 420-0036 Yes      

A Friend's House
P.O. Box 673
London, OH 43140

(800) 301-1447 Yes      

Reach Out
P.O. Box 353
Manchester, OH 45144

(800) 448-2273 Yes Yes No Yes

The Domestic Violence Shelter
P.O. Box 1524
Mansfield, OH 44901

(800) 931-7233 Yes No   No

Eve, Inc.
P.O. Box 122
Marietta, OH 45750

(800) 974-3111 Yes Yes   Yes

Turning Point
P.O. Box 822
Marion, OH 43301-0822

(614) 382-8988
or
(800) 232-6505

 

Yes

Yes (abuse
must have
occurred in
past month)

  Yes

A Shepherd's House
McArthur, OH

(866) 596-9271 Yes      

Citizens Against Domestic Violence
Middletown, OH

(513) 423-0044 No      

New Directions
P.O. Box 453
Mt. Vernon, OH 43050

(740) 397-
4357
Yes      

Center for Child & Family Advocacy
Napoleon, OH

(800) 782-8555
Yes      

Harbor House
P.O. Box 435
New Philadelphia, OH 44663

(888) 214-3927 Yes Yes   Yes

Center for New Beginnings
68 W. Church Street
Newark, OH 43055

(614) 345-4498
or
(800) 686-2760

Yes No    

Huron County Domestic
Violence Program
85 Benedict Avenue
Norwalk, OH 44857

(419) 663-3839 No Yes Yes Yes

Crime Victim Services
P.O. Box 453
Ottawa, OH 45875

(877) 274-7471 Yes No   No

Forbes House
P.O. Box 702
Painesville, OH 44077

(440) 357-1018
Yes No   Yes

Victim Services
Perrysburg, OH

(800) 472-9411 Yes No No Yes

Family & Child Abuse Prevention Center
Port Clinton, OH

(419) 734-3266 No      

Southern Ohio Shelter
Portsmouth, OH

(800) 570-1819

 

Yes Yes   Yes

Women's Tri-County Help Ctr.
P.O. Box 494
Saint Clairsville, OH 43950

(614) 695-5441
or
(800) 695-1639

Yes Yes    

Safe Harbor Domestic
Violence Shelter
P.O. Box 2616
Sandusky, OH 45365

(419) 626-2200
or
(800) 953-2207

Yes Yes   Yes

New Choices
P.O. Box 4455
Sidney, OH 45365

(937) 498-7261 Yes Yes   No

Project Woman
1316 East High Street
Springfield, OH 45505

(800) 634-9893 Yes No    

ALIVE, Inc.
P.O. Box 866
Steubenville, OH 43952

(888) 611-7233 Yes Yes   No

Family & Child Abuse
Prevention Center
1 Stranahan Square, Suite 532
Toledo, OH 43604

(419) 244-3053
(business line)

No Yes   Yes

Lucas County DV Resource Center
Toledo, OH

(419) 213-2700
No      

YWCA Battered Women's Shelter
1018 Jefferson Avenue
Toledo, OH 43624

(888) 341-7386 Yes Yes   Yes

Family Abuse Shelter of Miami
County, Inc.
16 E. Franklin Street
Troy, OH 45373

(800) 351-7347 Yes Yes    

New Directions of CCI
Urbana, OH

(937) 653-3910 No      

Crisis Care Line
Van Wert, OH 45891

(419) 238-4357 Yes Yes Yes  

Auglaize County Crisis Center
13060 Infirmary Road
Wapakoneta, OH 45895

(419) 738-5511
or
(419) 738-2147
(Sheriff's Dept.
will page crisis
worker 24 hrs.)

Yes Yes    

Someplace Safe
1540 Todd NW
Warren, OH 44482

(330) 393-1565
Yes Yes   Yes

My Sister's House
Washington Court House, OH

(740) 572-2919
Yes      

Pike County Partnership
Against Domestic Violence
P.O. Box 487
Waverly, OH 45690

(740) 947-1611 Yes      

Every Woman's House
237 N. Walnut Street
Wooster, OH 44691

(330) 263-1020
or
(800) 686-1122

Yes Yes No No

Family Violence Prevention Center of Greene County
P.O. Box 271
Xenia, OH 45385

(937) 372-4552
Yes Yes   Yes

Sojourner House
P.O. Box 5694
Youngstown, OH 44504

(330) 747-4040

 

Yes Yes No Yes

Response
38 N. Fourth Street, Room 314
Zanesville, OH 43701

(800) 344-5818
  Yes No No

Transitions
P.O. Box 226
Zanesville, OH 43702

(740) 454-3213
Yes Yes   Yes

*Pro Se Filing - a person can file paperwork without an attorney.

The Ohio Domestic Violence Network has a listing sorted by Counties served.