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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 [...]

Housing & Homelessness Roundtable with Sen. Brown2020-06-03T15:49:17-04:00

Musician Sarob Donates Song to Pandemic Emergency Fund

Ohio-based musician Sarob released a new single Friday pledging 100 percent of sales revenue to the Coalition on Homelessness and Housing in Ohio’s efforts to help local homeless shelters fight [...]

Musician Sarob Donates Song to Pandemic Emergency Fund2020-05-22T11:11:59-04:00

Breaking Ground – Spring 2020

May 2020 The coronavirus has proven that housing really is healthcare. COHHIO and our partners on the frontlines have been doing everything we can to help Ohioans who have no [...]

Breaking Ground – Spring 20202020-05-22T08:16:11-04:00

Housing & Homelessness Roundtable with Sen. Portman

Sen. Rob Portman joined COHHIO and local housing advocates Thursday to hear about the struggles facing the 1.1 million Ohioans have lost their jobs as they try to maintain stable [...]

Housing & Homelessness Roundtable with Sen. Portman2020-05-14T15:52:44-04:00

Advocacy Alert: Call for Emergency Rental Assistance

Negotiations on the next coronavirus relief bill have begun, and Ohio’s members of Congress are key to getting Emergency Rental Assistance! Please take a few minutes to ask Sen. Rob [...]

Advocacy Alert: Call for Emergency Rental Assistance2020-06-03T13:06:35-04:00

Help Wanted: Youth Homelessness Demonstration Grant Partners

The federal Youth Homelessness Demonstration Grant will provide about $715,000 annually to implement projects that serve homeless and at-risk youth in eastern Ohio. The Ohio Balance of State Continuum of [...]

Help Wanted: Youth Homelessness Demonstration Grant Partners2020-05-05T12:25:44-04:00

Ohio Tenants and Landlords Unite Behind Emergency Rental Assistance Proposal

  Click here to watch the video news conference calling for emergency rental assistance. News clips: https://radio.wosu.org/post/ohio-landlords-and-tenants-call-federal-rental-assistance-during-pandemic#stream/0 https://abc6onyourside.com/news/local/tenants-landlords-pushing-congress-for-help-in-latest-relief-bill https://www.10tv.com/article/housing-advocates-push-federal-rental-assistance-2020-apr https://www.nbc4i.com/news/concerns-grow-over-paying-rent-during-covid-19-crisis/ https://dayton247now.com/news/local/ohio-renters-landlords-push-for-emergency-rental-assistance-needed-during-pandemic https://www.daytondailynews.com/news/local/may-rent-due-landlords-fear-nonpayment-could-surge-this-month/c94bL6o3Q32zK5lzIgKwhK/ For Immediate Release April 30, 2020 CONTACT: Marcus [...]

Ohio Tenants and Landlords Unite Behind Emergency Rental Assistance Proposal2020-05-01T16:19:24-04:00

Economic Impact Payments for People Experiencing Homelessness

From IRS Legislative Affairs Division Topic: Economic Impact Payments for the Homeless Key Points: Here’s one where we need your help. Please share the following social media messages with taxpayers, [...]

Economic Impact Payments for People Experiencing Homelessness2020-04-28T10:52:29-04:00

Bill’s Update on Covid & Homelessness

Homeless shelters throughout Ohio are scrambling to obtain masks, gloves, cleaning supplies, staffing, and food. Even more critically, they need to reduce the population density within these congregate facilities to [...]

Bill’s Update on Covid & Homelessness2020-04-16T16:20:48-04:00

Race, Homelessness, and COVID-19

Guidance for Homeless Services Providers and Partners As the COVID-19 pandemic surges through Ohio and the nation, new and historic dimensions of inequality are left exposed. African-Americans already fare relatively [...]

Race, Homelessness, and COVID-192020-05-04T12:34:14-04:00