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​​All Saints Catholic Church SVDP : 513.791.6351
8939 Montgomery Road; Cincinnati, OH 45236
⦁ Provides food, clothing, rent/utilities, and furniture to residents of Montgomery and Kenwood (45236 zip code).

American Association of Retired Persons (AARP) : 513.369.4591
800 Vine Street; Cincinnati, OH (Cincinnati Main Library)
⦁ The American Association of Retired Persons (AARP) volunteers offer free tax assistance on Fridays from 9am-3pm, from February 1-April 12 in Room 3B of the Main Library.
⦁ The service is for taxpayers 50 and over.
⦁ Volunteers will also assist in State of Ohio returns.
⦁ Returns prepared by AARP volunteers are filed electronically.

Annunciation Church SVDP : 513.861.1295
3547 Clifton Avenue; Cincinnati, OH 45220
⦁ Provides clothing, rent/utilities, and furniture to people in Clifton.

Bellarmine Chapel SVDP : 513.745.3398
3800 Victory Parkway; Cincinnati, OH 45207
⦁ Provides food, rent/utilities, and furniture to residents of Evanston

Benefits Check-Up : 202.479.1200
1901 L Street, NW 4th Floor; Washington D.C. 20036
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⦁ Website helps you find state, federal, and private benefits programs available where you live. These benefits programs can help pay for prescriptions, health care, food, utilities, and more. You can also get help with tax relief, transportation, legal issues, or finding work.

Bethel Baptist Church : 513.961.0804
2712 Alms Place; Cincinnati, OH 45206
No website
⦁ Hours: 1st and 3rd Friday of each month: 10am-330pm
⦁ Provides rent/utility and other financial assistance to residents of Greater Cincinnati

Catholic Charities of SW Ohio : 513.241.7745
100 E 8th Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202
⦁ Emergency assistance for rent.

Christ Church Cathedral : 513.621.1817
318 East Fourth Street; Cincinnati 45202

Christ's Community in College Hill : 513.541.0303
5819 Salvia Avenue; Cincinnati, OH 45224
⦁ Open Monday-Thursday: 9am-3pm
⦁ Rent/Utility assistance, food, and clothing for College Hill residents (45224) only.

Churches Active in Northside (CAIN) : 513.591.2246
4230 Hamilton Avenue; Cincinnati, OH 45223
⦁ Pantry hours: Monday: 630pm-830pm; Tuesday and Thursday: 10am-1pm
⦁ Serves residents of 45223 zip code only
⦁ Provides food, clothing, household items, bus tokens, diapers, fans, rent/utilities assistance, furniture referrals
⦁ Must bring: photo 10, current proof of address, verification of household members

Church of the Advent Open Door Ministry : 513.961.2259
2366 Kemper Lane (Walnut Hills); Cincinnati, OH 45206
⦁ Serves people in 45206, 45207, 45219 zip codes
⦁ Requires photo 10 and proof of address (for utility assistance)

Disabled Veteran's National Foundation : 202.737.0522
No Address:
Website: http://dvnf.orglindex.php
⦁ Assistance to all Veterans with 1 time grant for up to $1000 towards rent/mortgage and utilities to prevent homelessness
⦁ Veterans can download the application by going to the website.

Freestore/Foodbank : 513.241.1064
112 E Liberty; Cincinnati, OH
Website: http://www.fsfbmedia.orglbeta/
⦁ Emergency assistance with rent, utilities, and heaters/fans/air-conditioners (in season)
⦁ Must bring: photo 10, proof of current address, birth certificate or social security card for each person in the household.

GoodwiII Industries : 513.631.4500
10600 Springfield Pike; Cincinnati, OH 45215
Website: http://www.cincinnatigoodwill.orglservices/veterans.php
⦁ Programs are operated for homeless individuals, including but not limited to Veterans.
⦁ Assistance with rent payments, security deposits, and delinquent utility bills

Guardian Angels SDVP : 513.231.7440
6531 Beechmont Avenue; Cincinnati, OH 45230
⦁ Provides food, clothing, rent/utilities, and furniture to residents of 45230 zip code (Beechmont area/Mt. Washington).

Hamilton County Dept. of Job and Family Services : 513.946.1000
222 E Central Parkway; Cincinnati, OH
Website: http://www.hcjfs.hami/
⦁ PRC (Prevention, Retention and Contingency) Program is designed to assist residents with a short-term or immediate need for rental assistance to prevent eviction or financial assistance to pay an electric bill so that service is not cut off.
⦁ A child must be liVing in the home or a woman must be at least 6 months pregnant.

Hamilton County Veteran Service Commission : 513.946.3300
230 East 9th Street; Cincinnati, OH 45202
⦁ Provides financial emergency assistance for food, rent/utilities, etc. to veterans and their dependents who reside in Hamilton County

Holy Family Church Food Pantry : 513.921.7527
3006 West 8th Street; Cincinnati, OH 45205
Website: http://hfschoo/.org/
⦁ Provides food, utility assistance, vouchers for clothing, furniture and household items
⦁ Hours: Monday and Friday: 12pm-2pm
⦁ Serves residents in the following zip codes: 45204, 45205, 45238, 45214

Lifeline Telephone Discounts : 513.565.5433
Cincinnati Bell Central Office, 895 Central Avenue; Cincinnati, OH Website:http://www.cincinnatibe/
⦁ Special discounts for obtaining land line telephone service for OH, IN, KY consumers
⦁ Lifeline customers typically pay between $11.00-$13.00/month
⦁ To qualify, one must be receiving one of these benefits: Public Housing; Section 8; Medicaid; Food Stamps; 881; or HEAP.

Madisonville Education & Assistance Center : 513.271.5501
4600 Erie Avenue; Cincinnati, OH 45227
⦁ Assistance to individuals who reside in the 45227,45226,45208, and 45209 zip codes (Fairfax, Madison Place, Madisonville, and Mariemont, Oakley, East End, Hyde Park).
⦁ Hours: Tuesday and Thursday: 930am-330pm, Monday night meal: 5pm-630pm
⦁ Must show picture 1D and proof of residency postmarked within the last 30 days
⦁ Must show S8 card or print out for each member of household.

Mercy Health - St. John's : 513.981.5800
1800 Logan Street Cincinnati, OH 45202
No website
⦁ Assistance fans and air-conditioners.

Mother of Christ Church : 513.242.0164
5301 Winneste Avenue; Cincinnati, OH 45232
⦁ Helps with food, clothing, and rental/utility assistance.

Mt. Healthy Alliance Community : 513.551.8036
7717 Harrison Avenue; Cincinnati, OH 45231
⦁ Provides food, bus tokens, and referrals for clothing, furniture, and fInancial assistance
⦁ Hours: Monday, Thursday and Saturday: 9am-12pm; Tuesday: 5pm-7pm
⦁ Wellness Program every 3rd Tuesday from 5pm-7pm-blood pressure checks, referral for prescription assistance and eyeglasses to eligible families
⦁ Must be a resident of Mt Healthy or 45231 Zip code
⦁ Must show picture 10 and proof of residency postmarked within the last 30 days

Our Lady of the Visitation SVDP : 513.922.2056
3172 South Road; Cincinnati, OH 45248
Website: http://www.olvisitation.orgl
⦁ Provides food, rent/utilities to residents of Mack and Addyston (45248 zip code)