Public Defender's Offices

Hamilton County: 513.946.3700 or http://www.hamiltoncountypd.org.

Butler County: 513.887.3540 or http://publicdefender.butlercountyohio.org/

Brown County: 740.593.6400

Clermont County: 513.732.7223 or www.clermontcountyohio.gov

Clinton County: 937.382.1316 or http://co.clinton.oh.us/courts/public-defender

Highland and Warren Counties: There are no public defender’s offices. The courts in those counties appoint an attorney for eligible defendants.

Other Non-Profit Agencies

Cincinnati Bar Association’s Online Legal Directory can help you to find the right lawyer for you:  https://www.cincybar.org/LRS/Request-Form

Pro Kids is Hamilton County court appointed special advocate for abused and neglected children:  www.prokids.org or 513.281.2000

Pro Seniors helps adults age 60 and over:  www.proseniors.org or 513.345.4160

YWCA Domestic Violence Hotline:
Local 513.872.9259

Women Helping Women: 513.977.5541
24 hour Crisis Line: 513.381.5610

Warren County Abuse and Rape Crisis Center:
TOLL-FREE 888.860.4084

United Way 211 Help

Cincinnati Works provides job readiness training and ongoing employment counseling: www.cincinnatiworks.org or 513.744.9675

The Veterans Administration, Cincinnati Outreach Division Office513.763.3500

Veterans Experiencing Current or Imminent Homelessness: Contact The Department of Veterans Affairs’ National Hotline for Homeless Veterans at 1.877.424.3838 to be connected with a “homeless point of contact” at the nearest VA facility.

Emergency Rental Assistance Outside of Hamilton County

Residents of the City Of Hamilton ONLY: Neighborhood Housing Services of Hamilton (NHSH) – Residents of the City of Hamilton ONLY – contact Paige at (513)737-9301 or Paige@nhshome.net

Butler County Residents: Supports to Encourage Low Income Families (SELF) at (513)868-9300 – X200

Butler County Residents: Salvation Army (513)863-1445

Butler County Residents: Family Promise of Butler County – (513)444-2033

Butler, Clermont and Warren County Residents: Homeless Crisis Response Program (HPRP) Tara Ramsey (513)695-3385 or tramsey@warrenmha.org

Brown County Residents: Housing Assistance for the Homeless – 937-378-6041 Ext. 262, 285 – 800-233-7891 Ext. 262, 285

All residents should check for the availability of funds from local churches and St. Vincent DePaul.

For more details about available rental assistance, including for residents of Hamilton County, please check our COVID self-help materials at https://www.lascinti.org/get-help/covid-information/