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

15 to Finish: Add a Late-Start Class Today

Take at least 15 credit hours per semester and you'll be closer to graduation and closer to your career. There’s still time to add a class to your schedule. Late-start courses begin March 23.
   
Click here to see the short-term class schedule and to register.

Use Caution in Parking Lots

Workers are replacing the light fixtures on campus roads and parking lots. Some roadways and parking spaces will blocked off during this time. Please be very careful and slow down.
  
Parking Lot 7 Closed
Parking Lot 7 (Click for Campus Map) will be closed from Monday evening, February 23 to Friday, February 27.

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, spring 2015, or fall 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. 

MyUniversity

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

Financial Aid Filing Fairs

LCCC will offer free help for anyone filing a FAFSA form - regardless of the college they plan to attend - at a series of Financial Aid Filing Fairs held in February and March. Click here for details and to register online.

Sign Up for Text Alerts

Sign up to receive text message alerts in the event of campus emergencies, campus closings, campus power outages and severe weather announcements at www.lorainccc.edu/alerts.

MBA Program Begins in Fall 2015

Beginning in fall 2015, Youngstown State University’s Williamson College of Business Administration will offer a master’s of business administration degree through the University Partnership. Learn more.