Welcome to the Columbus Coalition for the Homeless.
We are a coalition of service providers,
currently and formerly homeless people, and concerned
We meet on the first Wednesday of every
month at the Salvation Army at 966 E. Main St. in Columbus,
OH. We meet from 9-11 AM.
If you are concerned about ending homelessness
in our community, please join us. Our monthly
meeting is open to all.
If you would like to send us a question or
if you are homeless and have a problem with existing
services or accessing assistance, please e-mail
or call (614) 228-1342.
We will help to answer any questions or
resolve your grievance.
The Annual Interfaith Candlelight
Memorial Service to celebrate the lives of currently, or
recently, homeless people who died in Central Ohio in 2014
will be held on December 22nd at 7pm at Trinity Episcopal
Church (corner of E. Broad St. and S. Third St). The service
will include representatives from many different faith
traditions, reading of the names of each person who died and
music by the King Avenue United Methodist Church Choir.
Intake Process for
For those seeking shelter, note that that there is a
“Centralized Point of Access” for single adults and families
(adults with children).
Single adults call 1-888-4SHELTR (1-888-474-3587)
Families (adults with children) should call the
24/7 Family Center hotline (614-253-7970) for assistance.
HERE for information about shelters and other services
for people in need.
There are several ways
to donate to our work:
- Write a check for any amount to COLUMBUS COALITION FOR THE
HOMELESS and mail it to us at 1015 East Main Street, Suite 200, Columbus, OH
- Click on the PayPal button below and donate any amount.
on the link below and donate at least $20.
Visit The Columbus
Foundation and login to PowerPhilanthropy to view our portrait and
make your donations online! Registration is quick, free, and secure.
- Sign-up for a Kroger online account and
Kroger Plus Card with the Columbus Coalition for the Homeless (NPO
number 84111) so that every time you shop, we earn money to help fight
homelessness in Columbus!
- If you would like to explore being a vendor for STREET SPEECH, OR
would like an annual subscription to this interesting newspaper for $25,
or call 228-1342 to find out all of the details. And
check out our website at