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COHHIO Updates

Bill’s May Update

Nearly 60,000 Ohioans experienced homelessness in 2016. Almost one-third of them were children. Nearly 10,000 were victims of domestic abuse. [...]

Upcoming Events – Spring 2018

The Ohio Balance of State Continuum of Care team is offering a series of in-person training sessions around the state [...]

COHHIO Hires Ohio Votes Coordinator, Legal Interns

COHHIO is pleased to announce the hiring of a new staff member to coordinate the Ohio Votes program for the [...]

Ohioans Vote for Fairer Elections

Good news! State Issue One easily passed in May’s primary election, meaning Ohio will actually have a fairer process the [...]


In February 2018 Ohio became the 28th state to extend foster care.  However, different from child welfare, Ohio BRIDGES is [...]

National Housing Week of Action and the next HUD Budget

The U.S. House panel that oversees funding for HUD programs is on track to maintain increased funding for housing and [...]

‘Voterize’ Your Community!

Every day hundreds of homeless and housing agencies across the state work directly with low-income people whose opinions, needs and [...]

National Housing Trust Fund Allocates $7 Million to Ohio

HUD recently announced a new round of National Housing Trust Fund allocations totaling $266.8 million, which includes nearly $7 million [...]

SOAR is still soaring!

Since 2016 there has been talk buzzing around that SOAR Ohio would be ending. As the SOAR Ohio State Lead [...]

In Other Developments – Spring 2018

The Ohio Housing Finance Agency just announced the 2018 Low Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC) awards totaling more than $28 [...]

Housing Information Line Helps Tenant Recover Security Deposit

When Matthew Adair moved out of his Columbus apartment in July of 2017, he received only $250 out of the [...]

BoSCoC To Launch Coordinated Entry Toolkit

Since Coordinated Entry (CE) was implemented in January 2018, the Ohio Balance of State Continuum of Care has continued to [...]