State Issues2017-10-25T16:49:07-04:00
COHHIO closely monitors state legislation and rules that affect Ohioans who are struggling to emerge from poverty and fights at the Statehouse for policies that alleviate homelessness, expand housing and protect the vulnerable from predatory consumer practices. For more information on the Ohio Housing Trust Fund, visit our Housing Trust Fund page.

Eviction Crisis Act

COHHIO Advocacy Director Gina Wilt was one of several housing advocates who joined Sen. Rob Portman at a recent roundtable in Columbus to discuss the impact of evictions on struggling families and how his proposed [...]

Conference Registration Now Open!

Registration for the Housing Ohio 2020 conference is now open! April 13-15 at the Hyatt Regency Columbus REGISTER NOW Please join us at COHHIO's first conference of the new decade - Focus on home: 2020 [...]

Housing Allies Breakfast Break

Recognizing that housing insecurity intersects with so many other public policy issues, COHHIO has created a new forum advocates of all stripes to share updates on their efforts to improve healthcare, food security, access for [...]

Celebrate Bill – Support NLIHC!

The National Low Income Housing Coalition will honor COHHIO Executive Director Bill Faith with the 2020 Cushing Dolbeare Lifetime Service Award at a ceremony on March 26! The Cushing Dolbeare Award is named for NLIHC’s [...]

Bill’s Fall 2019 Update

Advocating for people experiencing housing problems can be a frustrating job. In a political system that trades on money and influence, it’s tough to get politicians to focus on the needs of people who have [...]

Fall Housing Tour Updates

The connection between health and housing was the focus of a recent roundtable discussion in Montgomery County with state and federal lawmakers, COHHIO, St. Mary Development Corp., CareSource and Dayton Children’s Hospital. During the event, [...]