If you are being abused or if you think an elderly person you know is being abused or exploited, call the OhioHOPES Help-Line at 1-800-411-2267 

c/o Perfect Balance, 2470 East Main Street, Columbus, OH 43209 |  OCAPS is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization | © 2015 OCAPS All rights reserved

 

Please note, OCAPS does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, disability, and age in the delivery of services. If you feel you have been discriminated by our services please contact us. A complaint can also be made to the Office of Civil Rights by clicking here.

 

This website is supported by a Victims of Crime Act (VOCA) Recovery Grant award administered by the Ohio Attorney General’s Office. Victims of federal crimes will be served.

 

Please reload

Recent Posts

Title XX Social Services Block Grant Under Attack

The House Republican 2017 budget plan would eliminate the Social Services Block Grant (SSBG), a uniquely flexible funding source that helps states meet the specialized needs of their most vulnerable populations. This would impair states’ ability to fund many public services that mainly benefit low- and moderate-income children and people who are elderly or disabled. In Ohio, this funding helps fill the huge gaps in state and federal funding for child and adult protective services so that our most vulnerable citizens would be at greater risk of abuse or neglect. The SSBG has bee under attack for a number of years, with budget cuts and the effects of sequestrationj.  The Center on Budget and Policy Priorities has recently issued an analysis of the SSBG and counters arguments that it is duplicative or serves people who are not considered low income.  

Please reload

Follow Us
Please reload

Search By Tags
Please reload

Archive
  • Facebook Basic Square
  • Twitter Basic Square
  • Google+ Basic Square