Resources & Referrals

211 Information & Referral

Info Line's 211 information and referral program is a bridge between people who need services and the agencies furnishing those services, bringing people and services together.

Finding Answers

Finding the answer is easy - with extensive an database of over 1,000 service specialists, we can offer you information about agencies which provide the services you are looking for:
  • Consumer Advocacy
  • Counseling Services
  • Drug Abuse and Alcoholism
  • Emergency Food Assistance - 330-376-4850
  • Emergency Utility Assistance
  • Employment Information
  • Financial Assistance
  • Government Services
  • Homemaker Services
  • Housing
  • Legal Aid - 800-998-9454
  • Medical and Legal Services
  • Senior Citizen Services
  • Support Groups
  • Transportation

For More Information

Dial 211, 330-376-6660, or 888-212-5041 for access 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, or visit the 211 Information and Referral website.

Hotlines for Seniors

National Council on Aging (NCOA)

1901 L Street, Northwest, Floor 4
Washington, D.C. 20036-3540
Phone: 202-479-1200
Non-profit organization for professionals.
Free publications for caregivers.
National Council on Aging website

National Institute on Aging (NIA)

Mailing Address
Building 31, Room 5C27
31 Center Drive
Betheseda, MD 20892
Phone: 301-496-1752 or 800-222-2225
Part of the National Institute of Health
National Institute on Aging website

United Way of America

701 North Fairfax Street
Alexandria, VA 22314
Phone: 703-836-7100
National office for local independent agencies
United Way website

American Association of Retired Persons (AARP)

601 E Street, Northwest
Washington, D.C. 20049
Phone: 202-434-2277 or 888-687-2277
Paid membership for persons 50 and older
Free publications
American Association of Retired Persons website

ProSeniors - Senior Resource

Founded in 1975, Pro Seniors is a non-profit organization whose mission is to enhance the independence and quality of life of older adults by empowering them, by protecting their interests and by facilitating their access to resources through three programs:
  • Legal services
  • Long-term care ombudsman
  • Ohio Senior Medicare Patrol
The statewide nonprofit organization offers free legal advice to anyone 60 or older with no income limit.

For More Information

Hours of Operation

Monday through Friday 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. and there's a live person to answer the phone.


Contact ProSeniors by phone at 800-488-6070 or visit the ProSeniors website. We regret that we cannot give legal advice via email, but we want to help. Please call!