Centralized Intake Line

216.420.6700
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Adult Protective Services

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Mission

The mission of the Division of Senior and Adult Services is to empower seniors and adults with disabilities to age successfully by providing resources and support that preserve their independence.

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Options for Independent Living

Cuyahoga Options for Independent Living is a flexible,

affordable program that provides in-home care to 

Cuyahoga County residents who, because of income

and/or assets, are not eligible for Medicaid

waiver programs.



Services Provided:

  • Medical Transportation
  • Emergency Response System
  • Personal care
  • Homemaker services
  • Home delivered meals
  • Information and assistance
  • Chore
  • Case management by skilled social workers

To be eligible clients must be:

  • 18+ years of age
  • Cuyahoga County residents
  • Living in a private home or apartment (excluding assisted living residences, adult care homes, nursing homes, and group homes)
  • Eligible for support services based on an assessment of need for assistance with daily activities. Examples: adults with limited vision, who walk with a cane, or who need help with bathing and/or food preparation
  • Managing expenses on a modest monthly income with limited financial reserves

95% of Options clients rate their services as “good” or “excellent”



For further information, or to make referral by phone, call Options Intake at (216) 420-6700.