The Community Based Services Program

What is the Collaborative?

The Central Community Based Services Program, formally known as the Collaborative, is a family-focused collaborative team that concentrates on enhancing relationships with families and achieving goals of family stability. The collaborative is a network of neighborhood support and community resources, agencies, institutions and individuals that help strengthen and nurture families residing within the Central/Downtown Community.

Services Provided

  • Wraparound Services
  • Information and Referral
  • Individualized Parent Advocacy
  • Emergency Family Financial Assistance
  • Family and Child Visitation
  • Child Day Care and Before/After School Care
  • Aged-Out Youth Support
  • Foster, Adoption and Kinship Care Support
  • Financial Literacy Class
  • Monthly Collaborative Meeting
  • Link families to Resources
  • Mental Health/ Counseling Linkage
  • FAST Program
  • Case Management

Who We Serve

Central Area and Downtown Cleveland (Zip Codes 44104, 44115)

Map of zip codes CMHA serves - 44104 zip code

The boundaries for zip code 44104 are:

  • E.40th & Central until E.79th & Central (North)
  • E.79th & Central until E.79th & Grand (East)
  • E.79th & Grand until Grand & E.75th through E.55th & Kinsman (Southwest)
  • E.55th & Kinsman until E.55th & Central (Northeast)
Map of zip codes CMHA serves - 44115 zip code


  • Angela Quinn, Program Manager, Cuyahoga Metropolitan Housing Authority
    • Carl B. Stokes Mall 6001 Woodland Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44104 | 216.361.2367 ext.114
  • Vanessa Cunningham, Resource Specialist, Friendly Inn
    • 2386 Unwin Road, Cleveland, OH 44104 | 216.431.7656
Photo of the Carl B. Stokes Social Services Building top