Cincinnati Social Resources During COVID-19 Crisis


The resources were compiled in the link above for the purposes of gathering opportunities to meet unmet needs of the community.  It is not intended to be used for solicitation.  It is not an endorsement of any one organization or business.  

Please continue to follow guidelines of the CDC to promote  health and safety.

These resources are changing frequently. We encourage you to verify the accuracy of this information.

To more easily navigate the pages, you are encouraged to use the Document Outline. 

We will continue to update this list and recognize it is not an exhaustive list.  If you find a resource that could be added or updated to this list, please email or  

This resource list was compiled collaboratively by many organizations and people. Special thanks to the editors: Regional Autism Advisory Council, Autism Society Greater Cincinnati, and the Cincinnati Children’s Social Workers from the Division of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics (DDBP) for updating.

Resource Topics Include (but are not limited to):

Understanding COVID-19 for Children and People with Developmental Disabilities

Includes social stories, videos, and other resources on germs, wearing a mask, school and day program changes, managing stress, behavior support, and communication tools.

Food and Meal Distribution Sites or Services

Includes Ohio and Northern Kentucky


Includes housing, unemployment, utilities, phone, and internet

Social and Educational Opportunities
COVID-19 Mental Wellness

Includes resources for crises, managing stress, respite, coping with disasters, and grief resources

Physical Wellness

Includes resources for children and adults


Includes medication delivery, telehealth overview, and One Page COVID Health Passport, and Know Your Rights

Professional section

Includes resources specific to professionals supporting people with disabilities