Are you or is someone you know experiencing a crisis?
United Way of Summit County 2-1-1 Helpline
The United Way’s 2-1-1 is a powerful tool available to address needs in real time. This free, non-emergency telephone number can connect you to vital health services and human resources. Call specialists are waiting 24 hours a day, seven days a week to provide information about the full range of available community services.
Dial 211 for the Summit County Community Resource Directory, or visit www.211summit.org
Summit County Department of Job and Family Services
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
Call or text 988
Disaster Distress Helpline
Crisis counseling and support for people experiencing emotional distress related to natural or human-caused disasters.
The Trevor Project
Text START to 678-678
Crisis intervention and suicide prevention for LGBTQ youth.
Violence and Abuse
Summit County Children Services Child Abuse Hotline
Ohio Domestic Violence Network
Hope & Healing Battered Women’s Shelter
Hope & Healing Rape Crisis Center
National Human Trafficking Hotline
Text INFO to 233733
Mental Health and Addiction
Akron Children’s Hospital Psychiatric Intake Response Center
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
24/7 Help Hotline
Ohio 24/7 Helpline 1-888-GET-HOPE
Summit County Substance Abuse Treatment
Community Legal Aid
Akron Office: (330) 535-4191
A non-profit law firm serving the legal needs of low-income individuals and families in central northeast Ohio.
A collection of programs that help homeless and at-risk LGBTQ+ young adults (ages 18-29) to achieve housing stability.
Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP)
Akron-Canton Food Bank
Local Law Enforcement (non-emergency)
City of Stow Police
City of Stow Police Youth Division
Munroe Falls Police
Summit County Sheriff’s Department
(330) 643-2181 or 1-800-932-3695
Summit County Drug Unit
For reporting suspected drug activity and methamphetamine labs.