Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Response Guidance

Ohio BoSCoC Membership Meeting: COVID-19 Isolation and Quarantine Planning – Webinar Presentation (4.3.20)
Ohio BoSCoC Membership Meeting: COVID-19 Isolation and Quarantine Planning – Recording (4.3.20)

COVID-19 Preparedness for Ohio BoSCoC Homeless Assistance Providers – Webinar Presentation (3.16.20)
COVID-19 Preparedness for Ohio BoSCoC Homeless Assistance Providers – Recording (3.16.20)

Memorandum regarding Availability of Regulatory Waivers for CoC, ESG, HOPWA programs – released 4.2.20

FAQs – COVID-19 Preparedness for Ohio BoSCoC Homeless Assistance Providers – updated 4.2.20

Ohio BoSCoC COVID-19 Guidance for Homeless System Providers – updated 4.2.20

Non-Congregate Approaches to Sheltering – HUD guidance

Guidance on COVID-19 for People Who Use Substances

CSH Guidance for Supportive Housing Providers
Sample Home Visit Guidance During COVID-19 Pandemic (remember, Ohio BoSCoC strongly encourages all in-person client meetings to be suspended)

Ohio BoSCoC Listserv Messages Related to COVID-19

Listserv message, 3.26.20
Listserv message, 3.25.20
Listserv message re: HCRP guidance, unit inspections, 3.18.20
Listserv message, 3.18.20
Listserv message re: CoC communication strategy, 3.17.20
Listserv message, 3.17.20
Listserv message, 3.16.20
Listserv message re: scattered-site project guidance, 3.16.20

New Resources

Community Transition Program (CTP) Housing Subsidies Availability

Documents

Coronavirus Screening Tool (docx) – updated 4.2.20
Coronavirus Screening Tool (pdf) – updated 4.2.20

Congregate Facilities Preparedness Checklist (docx)
Congregate Facilities Preparedness Checklist (pdf)

ODH Checklist for Homeless Shelters

Communicate Your Needs

Complete the Google Form below to communicate your COVID-19 needs to the Ohio Balance of State CoC. We are reviewing all responses.

Recommended Resources

URGENT: Providers should make contact with their local public health department.

CDC: Interim guidance for homeless service providers to plan and respond to coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19)

CDC: Interim Guidance for Responding to Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) among People Experiencing Unsheltered Homelessness

USICH: Coronavirus (COVID-19) Resources

HUD: Infectious Disease Toolkit for CoCs

HUD: Infectious Disease Preparedness Guidance for Homeless Assistance Providers