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Welcome to SAFY of Ohio.

SAFY of Ohio locations on map graphicSAFY was founded in Ohio in 1984. Offering hope and healing through our Model of Care, we serve a culturally diverse population delivering the right care at the right time to strengthen families and children throughout our communities. Recognized as a leader in the management and provision of the highest quality community-based services, our clinical expertise produces positive, sustainable change in the lives of families and their children.


SAFY of Ohio's Family Preservation services allow children at risk of abuse and neglect to reside safely with their families as an alternative to foster care. Our short-term, goal-directed, measurable services including care coordination, parental education and counseling are provided to ensure safety and stabilize the home environment. When children must be removed from the family, our Reunification services address the issues that brought the child and family into the system. Our goal is to return the child to a stable family setting as soon as possible. Learn more >

mother and child readingSAFY of Ohio's Therapeutic Foster Care (TFC) or treatment foster care places youth in need of treatment-level care in a supportive, family environment. Our services focus on permanency, safety and well-being for both parents and youth, providing a therapeutic level of care that addresses trauma healing, special medical needs, parental skill building, success in school and coping skills. SAFY of Ohio offers Treatment Foster Care of Oregon (TFC-O) services for adolescents placed in residential facilities who are returning home. Our goal is to ensure each child's physical and emotional safety and facilitate their return to their primary family, adoption, or kinship adoption. Learn more >

Foster mom and sonWhen children in out-of-home care cannot be safely reunited with their birth families, SAFY of Ohio provides services and support to match them to adoptive homes. Our services encourage adoption out of the foster care system as well as private adoptions when adoption promotes the best permanency option for the child. SAFY of Ohio also provides supportive, behavioral-based services and outpatient therapies to prevent post-adoption disruptions. Learn more >

photo of a hispanic teen and motherSAFY of Ohio's Older Youth services promote healthy development and prepare youth emancipating from the foster care and/or juvenile justice system for self-sufficiency and independent living. Recognizing the importance of healthy family connections, SAFY of Ohio pursues enduring relationships and a framework for permanency-directed services to improve outcomes for families and children. Learn more >

teen being consoled by adultSAFY of Ohio offers in-home and community-based behavioral health services including individual and family therapy, play and art therapy, screening and assessment services, support groups, juvenile sex offender programs, medication management and substance abuse treatment designed to preserve the family unit and increase health and well-being. These services are delivered in a child's and family's natural environment such as home, substitute care, school and community. Our goal is to empower all individuals and families seeking treatment with skills to lead self-sufficient and fulfilling lives as productive members of their community. Learn more >


State Contacts

SAFY of Ohio: Canton/Akron

6279 Frank Avenue NW 
North Canton, OH 44720
Phone: 330-305-1668
Toll Free: 800-787-7239
Fax: 330-305-1696
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SAFY of Ohio: Cincinnati

11590 Century Boulevard, Suite 116
Cincinnati, OH 45246
Phone: 513-771-7239
Fax: 513-771-3878
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SAFY of Ohio: Cleveland

20600 Chagrin Boulevard, Suite 900
Shaker Heights, OH 44122
Phone: 216-295-7239
Toll Free: 888-595-1230
Fax: 216-295-7240
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SAFY of Ohio: Columbus

4615 Hilton Corporate Drive
Columbus, Ohio 43232-4151
Phone: 614-729-2024
Toll Free: 888-590-7239
Fax: 614-729-2030
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SAFY of Ohio: Dayton

2555 South Dixie Drive, Suite 260
Dayton, Ohio 45409-1539
Phone: 937-853-9061
Toll Free: 800-499-7239
Fax: 937-853-9069
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SAFY of Ohio: Findlay/Lima

1624 Tiffin Avenue, Suite A
Findlay, OH 45840
Phone: 419-427-3320
Toll Free: 877-844-7239
Fax: 419-427-1697
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SAFY of Ohio: Kreative Learning Preschool

340 W. Fifth Street
Delphos, OH 45833
Phone: 419-695-5934
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SAFY of Ohio: Sidney

1065 Fairington Drive
Sidney, OH 45365
Phone: 937-497-7239
Toll Free: 866-497-7239
Fax: 937-497-7238
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SAFY of Ohio: SAFY Behavioral Health of Lima

658 West Market Street, Suite 101
Lima, OH 45801
Phone: 419-222-1527
Toll Free: 877-822-0556
Fax: 419-222-3586
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SAFY of America: Headquarters

10100 Elida Road
Delphos, OH 45833
Phone: 419-695-8010
Toll Free: 800-532-7239
Fax: 419-695-0004