On Friday, October 27, Congresswoman Marcia Fudge’s office contacted the Cuyahoga County Division of Senior and Adult Services (DSAS), regarding a group of seniors and adults with disabilities who were at risk of being evicted from a large apartment complex in East Cleveland, Ohio. Our DSAS team jumped into action that same day...Read Article about DSAS Team Quickly and Effectively Responds to East Cleveland Seniors in Crisis
Fall is my favorite time of year. The changing leaves and seasonal foods signal the start of the holiday season. Despite the hectic pace, I look forward to spending the holidays with my family. Unfortunately, many children in the permanent custody of the Division of Children and Family Services do not have a forever family to enjoy the holidays with.Read Article about We Never Outgrow the Need for Family
October has proven to be a busy month for the Global Center for Health Innovation (Global Center). Within a week, not one, but two major announcements were made to help improve the strategic direction of the Global Center.Read Article about New Partnerships for the Global Center for Health Innovation
ReadyCertify is a voluntary standards-based emergency management accreditation program that allows both municipalities and organizations to examine and improve their emergency management programs and capabilities.Read Article about Is your city ‘ReadyCertified’?
If you’ve hesitated to find out whether you’re impacted by the Equifax security breach, the Cuyahoga County Department of Consumer Affairs understands.Read Article about FAQs about the Equifax Security Breach
An innovative partnership between Cuyahoga County, the Cuyahoga County Public Library, and the Cleveland Public Library ensures that county residents can conveniently access benefits resources while connecting with education and workforce development programs at the library.Read Article about Library Partnership
American Business Women’s Day is a time to honor the accomplishments and contributions of millions of women in the U.S. workforce and recognize the significant impact women owned businesses have made throughout our region and the country.Read Article about Honoring Women in Business
Early results indicate that Cuyahoga County’s new talent development service SkillUp is benefitting all stakeholders involved, including residents, businesses, and the county.Read Article about County SkillUp Initiative Receiving National Recognition
September is National Senior Center Month. Sponsored by the National Institute of Senior Centers (NISC), Senior Center Month provides 30 full days for our local centers to highlight their great work, and their senior center members. This year, the Division of Senior and Adult Services joins NISC in celebrating Senior Center Month, by highlighting the national theme: Senior Centers: Masters of Aging.Read Article about Senior Centers: Masters of Aging
September is National Preparedness Month (#NatlPrep) and this year’s theme is Disasters Don’t Plan Ahead. You Can. It’s important to focus on planning for a disaster because it’s something everyone can do – even if you don’t realize it.Read Article about Disasters Don’t Plan Ahead, But YOU Can
UHBikes, Cuyahoga County’s bikeshare program, is turning one! In July 2016, 10 stations in downtown Cleveland were deployed for a pre-launch prior to the Republican National Convention.Read Article about UHBikes One-Year Anniversary
While it’s “Back to School” time for a lot of kids, it’s “Off to School” for the youngest new students who will be going for the very first time.Read Article about "Back to School" Includes Preschool too!
College-age consumers – many of whom are wrestling with jobs and finances for the first time – can be particularly vulnerable to scams.Read Article about Attention Students & Young Adults: Don’t Fall for These Scams
The Cleveland Foundation, in collaboration with several community partners such as Cuyahoga County, is hosting FREE lunch discussions throughout Cuyahoga County. Before we dive into the lunch portion, let’s talk about the most important part – The conversation.Read Article about Lunch, Community, and Finding ‘Common Ground’
Crime Stoppers of Cuyahoga County’s Facebook Page was launched in January of 2016 Since its launch, more than 4,600 people have opted in to follow our Crime Stoppers Facebook page. These follows can lead to increased exposure, which in turn increases leads from potential tipsters.Read Article about Crime Stoppers of Cuyahoga County
Maybe you do, maybe you don’t. But the truth of the matter is many children in Cuyahoga County do need you to help them to cross the finish line!Read Article about Do you need help crossing the finish line?
Since 2005, the Alcohol, Drug Addiction and Mental Health Services (ADAMHS) Board of Cuyahoga County has provided Crisis Intervention Team (CIT) training to law enforcement agencies across Cuyahoga County. This forty-hour training provides law enforcement officers, and other members of the public safety community, with training on de-escalating crises.Read Article about ADAMHS Board of Cuyahoga County Leads Crisis Intervention Team Training Efforts
You may see the county’s Weights and Measures inspectors at service stations when you gas up this summer. We’re there to make sure you get what you pay for at the pump.Read Article about It’s Gas Pump Season
As the summer heat gets underway, the event calendar at the Cuyahoga County Animal Shelter (CCAS) gets hot too! Whether it’s promoting dogs and cats for adoption, raising funds for the Dick Goddard Best Friends Medical Relief Fund or hanging out at local events around the county, there is something for everyone to do.Read Article about Hot in the Summer at the Cuyahoga County Animal Shelter
On Wednesday May 24th, the Cuyahoga County Sheriff’s Department congratulated its newest graduating class from the 2nd annual Sheriff’s Department Citizens Academy.Read Article about Sheriff’s Department Concludes 2nd Annual Citizens Academy