Community Health Resources

Medical Resources

Find a Clinic

Free/charitable healthcare can be found at one of The Charitable Healthcare Network's 50+ member organizations throughout Ohio.

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Columbus Health Centers

You can visit our health map to see Free Clinics, Federally Qualified Health Centers, Emergency Centers, and PrimaryOne Health locations in the Columbus area.

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Columbus Public Health

Columbus Public Health can provide services not offered by the CFC, including immunizations, STI testing and counseling, TB testing, dental care, and prenatal care.

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Columbus Cancer Clinic

Columbus Cancer Clinic can provide low-cost or free cancer screenings and mammograms

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Equitas Health

Equitas Health is a LGBTQ+ and HIV/AIDS serving healthcare organization. Discounted services are available for patients who are uninsured and meet income requirements.

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Behavioral and Mental Health Resources

Netcare Access

Netcare Access provides 24-hour mental health and substance abuse crisis intervention, stabilization, and assessment for Franklin County, Ohio residents.

For crisis assistance, call: 614-276-2273

Maryhaven Inc.

Maryhaven is a comprehensive behavioral health and addiction treatment center.

Phone: 614-445-8131

Equitas Health

Equitas Health offers psychiatry, individual psychotherapy, and support groups.

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ADAMH Resources

The Alcohol, Drug and Mental Health Board of Franklin County helps Franklin County residents find affordable alcohol, drug addiction, and mental health resources.

Suicide Prevention Resources

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-8255

The Lifeline provides free and confidential support for people in distress, and offers prevention and crisis resources.

Suicide Prevention Hotline: 614-221-5445

The line is open 24/7. The number can also be texted Monday-Friday, from noon to 10pm.

Older Adult Hotline: 614-294-3309

Franklin County Youth Psychiatric Crisis Line:

Mental Health and substance abuse crisis services are available to Franklin County Residents 24 hours/day, 7 days/week. For more information, click here.

  • Youth the age of 17 and under should call 614-722-1800. 

Veterans Crisis Line: 1-800-273-8255

LGBTQ Youth Suicide and Crisis Prevention Hotline: 1-866-488-7386

Domestic Violence and Child Abuse 

LSS CHOICES for Victims of Domestic Violence

Choices offers temporary shelter, counseling, advocacy and outreach.

Call (24-hr line): 614-224-4663

Visit their website here.

BRAVO (Buckeye Region Anti-Violence Organization)

BRAVO offers support for gay, lesbian, and transgendered people experiencing intimate partner violence, sexual assault, or stalking.

Call: 1-866-862-7286

Visit their website here.

24-Hour Sexual Assault Helpline

Trained volunteer and staff advocates provide emotional support, crisis intervention, and community resource information over the phone to survivors of sexual violence, co-survivors and the community.

Call (24-hr line): 614-267-7020

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Parent Connection Hotline

Child abuse prevention hotline for parents under stress.

Call: 614-224-2273

Franklin County Children Services 

To report child abuse or neglect.

Call (24-hr line): 614-229-7000

Other Resources

HandsOn Central Ohio 2-1-1

Helps connect Franklin County residents to comprehensive information on critical community resources in Franklin County. HandsOn helps connect residents with community resources, whatever the need may be.

Call (24-hr line): 614-229-7000


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