In Cuyahoga County, United Way and Legal Aid are working together to provide legal help to tenants facing eviction so those tenants may stay in their homes or locate better housing.
Right to Counsel in Cleveland (RTC-C) is a right for certain Cleveland residents in eviction cases.
If you need legal help with housing, please contact Legal Aid immediately. Or, visit this screening tool.
Free Eviction Help 216.861.5835
Legal Aid Society of Cleveland Traditional Intake Line: 216.861.5835 Toll-Free: 888.817.3777
Local Courts’ Contact Information
CHN Housing Partners, Inc. Main: 216.672.3553
Ashtabula, Cuyahoga, Lake, Lorain, and Geauga ...county residents: Do you rent your home? Have questions about your rights? Call our Tenant Information Line! Legal Aid will return your call within 1-2 business days with the answers you need. #FreeEvictionHelp
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