Homeless Outreach

The Homeless Outreach and Intake Center of Summit County brings supportive services for persons experiencing homelessness under one roof.

The CSS Homeless Outreach Center is located at 111 E. Voris Street - Akron.

Supportive Services for Veteran Families (SSVF) is located at the same facility.

Criteria for Homeless Outreach

  • Be homeless or at risk for homelessness
  • Have symptoms suggestive of severe and persistent mental illness and/or substance use disorder
  • Not be already active in mental health and/or addiction treatment

If a homeless individual does not meet program criteria, outreach workers attempt to connect the individual with other community agencies and services.

The Homeless Outreach and Intake Center of Summit County offers comfortable seating, and showers and laundry facilities are available for persons in need of serivces. 

Individuals wanting more information about the homeless outreach program or wishing to refer someone to the program may call the Homeless Outreach office at 330-762-4663.