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 [...]
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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 [...]
Nonprofit Delivers Emergency Assistance to Frontline Agencies The Coalition on Homelessness and Housing in Ohio is issuing grants tto help local homeless shelters limit the spread of COVID-19 among their [...]
Bill Faith, executive director of the Coalition on Homelessness and Housing in Ohio, issued the following statement in response to Gov. Mike DeWine’s efforts to assist local homeless programs that [...]
Housing advocates and public health experts described a “dual crisis” facing Ohio Wednesday as emergency shelters struggle to respond to a coronavirus outbreak among people experiencing homelessness. The Coalition on [...]
The Ohio Balance of State Continuum of Care has issued this Request for Proposals to help evaluate and refine the Coordinated Entry (CE) system for all individuals and families who [...]
Housing advocates urged state and federal policymakers Tuesday to take more aggressive action to reduce the shortage of 256,875 rental units that are affordable and available to extremely low-income Ohioans. [...]
Help us stand up to the Trump administration's efforts to gut two critical rules that require banks to invest in disenfranchised communities and require communities to address housing discrimination. 1. [...]
Civil rights and housing advocates warned Thursday that the Trump administration’s proposed bank rules would reduce critical investment in low-income communities throughout Ohio. Tom Roberts, president of the Ohio Conference [...]
President Trump’s new housing budget plan contains more goose eggs than the family farm. How much for the HUD-VASH program that houses homeless veterans? Zero. Capital funding for public housing [...]