Housing Options

Information & Referral

Long Term Care Consultation

(330) 505-2300 or 1-800-686-7367

Area Agency on Aging 11, Inc., 5555 Youngstown- Warren Road, Ste. 2685, 2nd Fl., Niles 44446

Free in-home or phone consultation about long-term care options and community–based services

that can help keep the elderly in their homes. Caseworkers help assess needs and available services,

discuss eligibility and financial resources, and create a care plan.

Greater Warren and Youngstown Urban League

Warren, Trumbull and Mahoning counties

(330) 394-4316

290 W. Market St., Warren 44481

Housing counseling to help senior citizens resolve problems with landlords. Fair housing info and

referral.

Long Term Care Consumer Guide

www.ltcohio.org

Ohio’s on-line guide to long term care services. Includes information about nursing homes, adult care

facilities and other housing options as well as in-home care services.

Long Term Care Ombudsman

(330) 505-2300 or 1-800-686-7367

Area Agency on Aging 11, Inc., 5555 Youngstown-Warren Road, Ste. 2685, 2nd Fl., Niles 44446

State Long Term Care Ombudsman

1-800-282-1206

Assists people who use long term care services to make sure services are used appropriately,

investigate complaints, resolve problems, monitor laws and advocate for individuals.

Member of the Family

www.memberofthefamily.net

Searchable database for housing options in Ashtabula, Trumbul, Mahoning and Columbiana counties.

Nursing Home Compare

www.medicare.gov

The center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) web site which includes information about

nursing homes across the country. Includes quality information.

Residential State Supplement Program (RSS)

(330) 505-2300 or 1-800-686-7367

Area Agency on Aging 11, Inc., 5555 Youngstown-Warren Road, Ste. 2685, 2nd Fl., Niles 44446

A cash supplement program for low-income adults who are aged, blind or disabled who do not need to

live in a nursing home, but need protective care and help with activities of daily living. Residents must

live in a certified or licensed facility.

Metropolitan Housing Authorities

Mahoning

(330) 744-2161

131 W. Boardman St., Youngstown 44503

Trumbull

(330) 369-4985

476 Youngstown-Warren Rd., Warren 44484

Columbiana

(330) 386-5970

325 Moore St., East Liverpool 43920

Ashtabula

(440) 992-3156

3526 Lake Ave., Ashtabula 44004

Manages and maintains federally-funded low cost housing for low income older adults and younger

disabled people. There may be long waiting lists.

Homestead Exemption

All homeowners, age 65+, and people who are permanently and totally disabled (regardless of age), may

County Offices:

Mahoning County

Auditor’s Office, Courthouse, 120 Market St., Youngstown 44503

Trumbull County

Auditor’s Office, 160 High St. NW, Warren 44481

Columbiana County

Auditor’s Office, Courthouse, 105 S. Market St., Lisbon 44432

Ashtabula County

Auditor’s Office, Courthouse, 25 W. Jefferson St., Jefferson 44047

Fair Housing

(330) 740-2010

(330) 675-2420

(330) 424-9515, ext. 3

(440) 576-3783

Fair Housing is a right protected by federal and state laws. If you feel you’ve been unfairly treated or

discriminated against, one of these organizations may be able to help.

Ashtabula City Fair Housing

400 Main Ave., Ashtabula 44004

Ashtabula County Legal Aid

(440) 992-7152

1-866-873-9665

be eligible for a reduction in their property tax. Application must be made after the first Monday in January

and not later than the first Monday in June. Those eligible for Homestead Exemption can shield $25,000 of

their home’s value from property taxes.

Community Legal Aid Services

1-800-425-8877

11 Federal Plaza Central, Ste. 800, Youngstown 44503

M–F, 8:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m. Free legal help for those age 60+, specializing in public assistance, hous-

ing, health, employment, consumer, family law and landlord-tenant problems, Soc. Security disputes,

wills and bankruptcies.

HUD Cleveland Office

1350 Euclid Ave., Suite 500, Cleveland 44115

Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Fair Housing Program

Greater Warren and Youngstown Urban League

Warren, Trumbull and MAhoning Counties

290 W. Market St., Warren 44481

(216) 522-4058

1-800-669-9777

(330) 394-4316

Ohio Civil Rights Commission

30 East Broad St., 5th Floor, Columbus 43215

Salem Fair Housing Hotline

(614) 466-2785 or 1-888-278-7101

1-800-850-0467