Links to Other Services

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"I Need Help! But I'm Not Sure Where to Turn."

If you are looking for assistance and don't know where to turn, we can help. Check out the following links. They have useful information and can get you started. They can also help you begin to ask the right questions.

Lorain County Services

Lorain County Board of Mental Health Call 1-800-888-6161 or (440) 324-2020.

United Way of Greater Lorain County’s First Call for Help is a free community resource that assists Lorain County residents in locating and connecting with non-profit agencies, support groups, and community resources. Its database is constantly revised and updated to provide the most current information and listing of services.

Lorain County Children Services (LCCS). A place where you can learn more about children waiting for foster and adoptive parents, becoming a foster or adoptive parent yourself, upcoming training for licensed foster parents and professionals, and how you can help increase our children's overall well-being.

Lorain County Areas of Interest

Lorain County Visitor's Bureau offers relocation services, important phone numbers, and transportation links.

Elyria Public Library

Elyria Public Library Resource Page provides links to a variety of local, state and federal resources.

Services in the Cleveland Area

College Now Greater Cleveland offers information about Cleveland-area scholarships for traditional students and adult learners.

Ohio Services

Ohio Department of Job and Family Services

Ohio Housing Finance Agency Can help you find affordable housing to rent or own, HUD properties, etc. 

Women’s Information Center answers questions about laws relating to women, especially concerning credit, marriage, employment, divorce, and domestic violence. It also provides specific information for women in Ohio who have questions about women’s rights. Call 1-800-282-3040 for more information.

Women's Health Bulletin Created by the Office of Women's Health Initiatives, Ohio Department of Health. Call (614) 644-1105 for more info.

Healthy Start, Healthy Families The Office of Ohio Health Plans provides health coverage to families with low incomes, children, pregnant women, and people who are aged, blind,or who have disabilities. Call 1-800-324-8680 for more info.

National / International Sites:

9-5 National Association of Working Women Call the 24-hour hotline: 1-800-522-0925 (Hablamos espanol)

Administration for Children and Families

National Child Care Info Center homepage

National Child Care Info Center’s Resource Guide provides general information about finding and paying for child care, filing a complaint against a center, or leaving a child home alone.” 

Federal Consumer Information Center

 

Announcements

Register Today!

Register today for Fall classes. Classes begin August 25. Learn more and register today at www.lorainccc.edu/register.  

Earn College Credit For Work and Life Experience

Attend an information session for Prior Learning Assessment and find out about the methods used to help you earn college credit for what you have learned through work and life experiences.
 
Click here to learn more and register.

Campus Tours

Tours for new and prospective LCCC student will be offered at 10 a.m. on Tuesdays and at 4 p.m. on Thursdays through August 21. This is a great way to become familiar with campus and find classes for the upcoming semester. No registration is necessary. Simply show up at the Student Life desk on the second floor of College Center.

MyUniversity

Students can save up to 80 percent on the cost of a traditional college degree. Learn more at www.lorainccc.edu/myuniversity.

MyTuition Guarantee

LCCC students now have the opportunity to participate in the MyTuition Guarantee. This new program holds tuition and fee rates for students registering in fall 2014 and spring 2015 for up to three years or until the completion of a degree, whichever comes first.
  
Click here to learn more and to complete the Completion Pledge. 

Lorain County WIN

LCCC and the JVS have launched Lorain County WIN (Workforce Innovation Network), a new partnership providing workforce training to Lorain County. Learn more at www.loraincountywins.com.

Hours of Operation

Please note that campus service hours have been adjusted for summer semester. For a list of updated service hours, please visit www.lorainccc.edu/hours