Federal Issues2017-10-25T16:47:45-04:00
COHHIO works closely with our partners in Washington, like the National Low Income Housing Coalition and the National Alliance to End Homelessness, to monitor and influence federal policies on housing and homelessness.

Advocacy Alert: Call for Emergency Rental Assistance

Congress gets back to work in late July to negotiate the next coronavirus relief bill. With mass unemployment and over 500,000 Ohio tenants wondering how they'll pay next month's rent, emergency rental assistance must be [...]

Report: Top Ohio Jobs Pay Too Little to Make Rent

For Immediate Release July 14, 2020 Pandemic Increases Housing Insecurity for Low-Wage Workers Before the coronavirus hit Ohio, only three out of the 10 most common jobs actually paid employees enough to afford a basic [...]

COHHIO Believes that Black Lives Matter.

COHHIO stands in solidarity with the protestors demanding justice for George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, and Ahmaud Arbery, as well as so many other Black Americans killed by police, many of them in Ohio. We remember [...]

Housing & Homelessness Roundtable with Sen. Brown

Thanks to everyone who joined our Housing & Homelessness Roundtable with Sen. Sherrod Brown today! We are fortunate to have such a strong champion for affordable housing at a time when so many people are [...]

The Big Give

The Columbus Foundation’s Big Give results are in! COHHIO was one of 1,107 nonprofit organizations in Ohio that received donations during the 25-hour campaign.  In all, people from 12 countries, 50 states, and 1,246 cities [...]