Resources

For non-emergency reports - Columbus Police Department (614) 645-4545
For non-emergency reports - Franklin County Sheriff's Department (614) 525-3333
To find your local law enforcement, click here.

Learn more about The Center for Family Safety and Healing

Additional community resources can be found on our "resource cards" found below:

Printable resource card in English
Printable resource card in Somali
Printable resouce card in Spanish

Child Abuse and Neglect

Franklin County Children Services Child Abuse Hotline
(614) 229-7000
www.franklincountyohio.gov/children_services
24/7 hotline

National Child Abuse Hotline
(800) 4-A-CHILD (800) 422-4453
www.childhelp.org/pages/hotline-home
24/7 hotline

Ohio Network of Child Advocacy Centers
The ONAC site is under construction. Please note they list us by our previous name, "Family Violence Coalition".
oncac.org/cacs-listing-in-ohio/

Public Children Services Association of Ohio
Franklin County office
(614) 275-2650 (8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. M-F)
(855) 642-4453 (24/7 Ohio reporting line)
For a directory of child protective services agencies in Ohio, click here.

The Center for Family Safety and Healing Child Assessment Center
(614) 722-8200 (8 a.m. – 5 p.m. M-F)
www.familysafetyandhealing.org

Teen Dating Abuse

Buckeye Regional Anti-Violence Organization (BRAVO)
Services, support and advocacy for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender communities
(614) 294-7867 (9 a.m. – 4 p.m. M-F)
(866) 862-7286 (9 a.m. – 4 p.m. M-F/6 p.m. – 10 p.m. Su–Th)
www.bravo-ohio.org

Break the Cycle
www.breakthecycle.org

CHOICES for Victims of Domestic Violence (Franklin County)
(614) 224-4663
www.choicescolumbus.org
24/7 crisis line

Circle of 6
www.circleof6app.com/

Columbus City Prosecutor's Office (Franklin County) Domestic Violence and Stalking Unit
(614) 645-7483
http://www.columbuscityattorney.org/prosecution-DV.aspx

Franklin County Children Services Child Abuse Hotline
(614) 229-7000
www.franklincountyohio.gov/children_services
24/7 hotline

Kaleidoscope Youth Center (LGBTQ center for youth and their allies)
(614) 294-5437 (4 p.m. – 7 p.m. M-Th/4 p.m. – 8 p.m. F)
www.kycohio.org

National Dating Abuse Helpline
(866) 331-9474
24/7 hotline, text "loveis" to 22522
www.loveisrespect.org

Public Children Services Association of Ohio
Franklin County office
(614) 275-2650
www.pcsao.org/AboutPCSAO/2013/2013PCSADirectory.pdf

That's Not Cool
www.thatsnotcool.com

Domestic Violence

Buckeye Regional Anti-Violence Organization (BRAVO)
Services, support and advocacy for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender communities
(614) 294-7867 (9 a.m. – 4 p.m. M-F)
(866) 862-7286 (9 a.m. – 4 p.m. M-F/6 p.m. –10 p..m Su–Th)
www.bravo-ohio.org

Capital University Family Advocacy Clinic
(614) 236-6779
www.law.capital.edu

CHOICES for Victims of Domestic Violence (Franklin County)
(614) 224-4663
www.choicescolumbus.org
24/7 crisis line

Columbus City Prosecutor's Office (Franklin County) Domestic Violence and Stalking Unit
(614) 645-7483
http://www.columbuscityattorney.org/prosecution-DV.aspx

Franklin County Prosecutor's Office
(614) 525-3555
http://www.franklincountyohio.gov/prosecuting_attorney/

Franklin County Board of Developmental Disabilities
For suspected cases of abuse in adults who are developmentally delayed, concerns can be reported to the Franklin County Board of Developmental Disabilities.
(614) 464-2743
www.fcbdd.org
24/7 emergency telephone number

National Domestic Violence Hotline
(800) 799-SAFE (7233)
www.thehotline.org
24/7 crisis line

Ohio Domestic Violence Network
Obtain services and phone numbers for local domestic violence shelters in counties located in Ohio
(800) 934-9840
www.odvn.org

The Center for Family Safety and Healing - Get Help Now for Domestic Violence
(614) 722-8200 (8 a.m. – 5 p.m. M-F)
www.familysafetyandhealing.org

Elder Care

Adult Protective Services in Franklin County
(614) 525-4348 (9 a.m. – 5 p.m. M-F)
All calls are confidential
http://www.officeonaging.org/aps/default.aspx

Adult Protective Services in Ohio
http://jfs.ohio.gov/county/County_Directory.pdf

Franklin County Board of Developmental Disabilities
For suspected cases of abuse in adults who are developmentally delayed, concerns can be reported to the Franklin County Board of Developmental Disabilities.
(614) 464-2743
www.fcbdd.org
24/7 emergency telephone number

Franklin County Office on Aging
Resources for seniors and caregivers of seniors
(614) 525-5230 (8 a.m. – 5 p.m. M-F)
www.officeonaging.org

Ohio Department of Aging Long-Term Care Ombudsman
To find your regional Ombudsman, click here.

Ohio Department of Developmental Disabilities
(866) 313-6733 (8 a.m. – 5 p.m. M-F)
https://doddportal.dodd.ohio.gov/Pages/default.aspx

US Health Human Services National Eldercare Locator
(800) 677-1116
http://www.eldercare.gov/Eldercare.NET/Public/Index.aspx

Mandated Reporter

Adult Protective Services in Franklin County
(614) 525-4348 (9 a.m.–5 p.m. M-F)
All calls are confidential
http://www.officeonaging.org/aps/default.aspx

Adult Protective Services in Ohio
http://jfs.ohio.gov/county/County_Directory.pdf

Buckeye Regional Anti-Violence Organization (BRAVO)
Services, support and advocacy for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender communities
(614) 294-7867 (9 a.m.-4 p.m. M-F)
(866) 862-7286 (9 a.m.-4 p.m. M-F / 6 p.m.-10 p.m. Su – Th)
www.bravo-ohio.org

Capital University Family Advocacy Clinic
(614) 236-6779
www.law.capital.edu

CHOICES for Victims of Domestic Violence (Franklin County)
(614) 224-4663
www.choicescolumbus.org
24/7 crisis line

Columbus City Prosecutor's Office (Franklin County) Domestic Violence and Stalking Unit
(614) 645-7483
http://www.columbuscityattorney.org/prosecution-DV.aspx

Franklin County Board of Developmental Disabilities
For suspected cases of abuse in adults who are developmentally delayed, concerns can be reported to the Franklin County Board of Developmental Disabilities.
(614) 464-2743
24/7 emergency telephone number
www.fcbdd.org

Franklin County Office on Aging
Resources for seniors and caregivers of seniors
(614) 525-5230 (8 a.m.–5 p.m. M-F)
www.officeonaging.org

Ohio Department of Aging Long-Term Care Ombudsman
To find your regional Ombudsman, click here

Ohio Department of Developmental Disabilities
(866) 313-6733 (8 a.m.–5 p.m. M-F)
https://doddportal.dodd.ohio.gov/Pages/default.aspx

Ohio Domestic Violence Network
Obtain services and phone numbers for local domestic violence shelters in counties located in Ohio.
(800) 934-9840
www.odvn.org

Ohio Network of Child Advocacy Centers
oncac.org/cacs-listing-in-ohio/

Public Children Services Association of Ohio
Franklin County office
(614) 275-2650 (8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. M-F)
(855) 642-4453 (24/7 Ohio reporting line)
For a directory of child protective services agencies in Ohio, click here.

National Child Abuse Hotline
(800) 4-A-CHILD
(800) 422-4453
www.childhelp.org/pages/hotline-home
24/7 hotline

National Domestic Violence Hotline
(800) 799-SAFE (7233)
www.thehotline.org
24/7 hotline

The Center for Family Safety and Healing - How To Help as a Mandated Reporter
(614) 722-8200 (8 a.m.–5 p.m. M-F)
www.familysafetyandhealing.org

Stalking

Buckeye Regional Anti-Violence Organization (BRAVO)
Services, support and advocacy for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender communities
(614) 294-7867 (M-F 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.)
(866) 862-7286 (M-F 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. / Su–Th 6 p.m. –10 p.m.)
www.bravo-ohio.org

Capital University Family Advocacy Clinic
(614) 236-6779
law.capital.edu

CHOICES for Victims of Domestic Violence (Franklin County)
(614) 224-4663
www.choicescolumbus.org
24/7 crisis line

Columbus City Prosecutor’s Office (Franklin County) Domestic Violence and Stalking Unit
(614) 645-7483
http://www.columbuscityattorney.org/prosecution-DV.aspx

Franklin County Board of Developmental Disabilities
For suspected cases of abuse in adults who are developmentally delayed, concerns can be reported to the Franklin County Board of Developmental Disabilities.
(614) 464-2743
www.fcbdd.org
24/7 emergency telephone number

National Domestic Violence Hotline
(800) 799-SAFE (7233)
www.thehotline.org
24/7 hotline

Ohio Domestic Violence Network
Obtain services and phone numbers for local domestic violence shelters in counties located in Ohio
(800) 934-9840
www.odvn.org

The Center for Family Safety - Get Help for Stalking
(614) 722-8200 (8 a.m. – 5 p.m. M-F)
www.familysafetyandhealing.org

How to Help An Abuser

Africentric Personal Development Shop
(614) 253-4448
http://apdsinc.org/programs/domestic-violence-intervention.html

Crossroads Recovery Services
(614) 445-0352
http://crossroadsrecovery.net/

Southeast, Inc.
(614) 225-0990
http://southeastinc.com/index.php

Sex offender treatment programs:

Nationwide Children’s Behavioral Health Services,
Multi-Systemic Therapy Problem Sexual Behavior program for adolescents
(614) 355-8080
http://www.nationwidechildrens.org/community-behavioral-health

National Youth Advocate Program (for adolescents)
(877) 692-7226
http://www.nyap.org/sex-offender-treatment-service/4576110432

Southeast, Inc.
(614) 225-0990
http://southeastinc.com/index.php

The Center for Family Safety and Healing
655 East Livingston Avenue, Columbus, OH 43205
(614) 722-8200