These are the calls to 2-1-1 in Cuyahoga County

Year 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Total 211 Calls 229,389 237,864 252,282 279,064 266,579
Requests for:          

Food (Food Pantries, Soup Kitchens, Food Stamps)

24,261 23,781 37842       15% 44,650      16% 38,942      16%

 

Housing and Shelter (Housing Search, Housing Expense Assistance, Emergency Shelter)

32,981 32,764 42,888      17% 39,069        14% 34,958        14%

 

Education, Employment, and Income (Job Search, Financial Assistance, GED programs)

14,441 17,343 32,797       13% 44,650   
16%
42,068     17%

 

Health Care and Mental Health (Community Clinics, Prescription Assistance, Counseling)

N/A N/A 32,797       13% 36,278       13% 30,956        13%
Utilities (Electricity, Gas, Water, ect.) 23,537 21,934 27,751      11% 30,697       11%


28416    
12%

Legal/Consumer (Legal Aid, Child Support, and Custody, ID and Licenses) N/A N/A 22,705        9% 25,116       9% 23,197        9%

 

Individual and Family Support (Holiday Assistance, Case Management, Parenting)

N/A N/A 22,705        9% 25,116       9% 19,441         9%

 

Clothing/Household Needs (Furniture, Clothing, Appliances)

N/A N/A 17,660        7% 19,534       7% 16,387         7%
Other 5,015 5,078 15,137     
6%
13,953    
5%
12,175         4%







Courtesy of the United Way/211 First Call for Help March 2014