Columbus Homeless Shelters & Services For The Needy

Welcome to our Columbus, Ohio Homeless Shelters and Services for the needy page. Below are all of the homeless shelters and services for the needy that provide help to those in need for Columbus, OH and surrounding cities.



Find Free Help

Select from below. Instant results.


Help For Children and Single Mothers









We also provide other homeless resources such as transitional resources for the homeless. Homeless clinic and treatment center resources are also provided on the right navigational bar.

Many shelters also provide services such as alcohol and drug rehab treatment along with clinics. I try to provide as much information as possible on my details pages.

Active Listings In Columbus Ohio

FAITH MISSION - Emergency Shelter for Men

Columbus, OH 43201
(888)474-3587
Provides shelter for homeless men. Intake is done 24 hours Mon-Sun. Support services include case management, meals, showers and on-site medical care provided by volunteer physicians. Also offers resource center with computer access. Intake for Faith Mission is done at 315 East. Long Street (near No
  See more details

Huckleberry House Emergency Overnight Shelter

Columbus, OH 43201
(614)294-5553
Provides crisis counseling and shelter for adolescents 12-18 years. Provides outreach to at-risk youth willing to work toward reconciling family problems. Offers short-term family and individual counseling with special emphasis on adolescent maltreatment, abuse, suicide and family violence.
  See more details

Southeast Coast Friends of the Homeless Columbus

Columbus, OH 43215
(614) 225–0990
Office hours: Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays 8am to 5pm.
Tuesdays 8am to 8pm.

Friends of the Homeless is committed to the leadership in providing innovative, quality programs, services and housing that enable people in central Ohio to move out of homelessness. Through colla
  See more details

Friends of the Homeless

Columbus, OH 43205
(614) 360-0251
Friends of the Homeless provides residential support to homeless men and women through shelters, transitional housing, and permanent supportive housing. Since 1983, Friends of the Homeless has provided residents with the opportunity to reestablish themselves as members of the Columbus community.   See more details

The Homeless Families Foundation

Columbus, OH 43215
(614) 461-9247
If you are currently homeless and seeking shelter call 1-888-4-SHELTR (1-888-474-3587).

Provides individual furnished apartment units for up to 3 months for homeless families with minor children. Must be willing to live drug free and participate in agency self-improvement programs. For im
  See more details

Open Shelter Inc.

Columbus, OH 43215
(614)461-0407
Day Shelter
Bag Lunches are prepared and delivered by the dedicated volunteer groups who have been part of our meals program for years. On a daily basis, meals are provided to 100 people.
Lunches are prepared off-site and transported by dedicated volunteers. On a daily basis, mea
  See more details

Choice Women's Emergency Shelter

Columbus, OH 43206
(614)224-4663
Provides housing for women and children who are victims of domestic violence. Average stay based on safety and individual need. Provides counseling, legal and social service advocacy and referrals, substance abuse assessment/referral, youth services, outreach and domestic violence education.
  See more details

Family Promise of Delaware County Temporary Family Shelter

Delaware, OH 43015
21.85 miles from city center Columbus
740-362-7817
Churches providing temporary shelter to homeless families. Call for details during office hours.
  See more details

The Foundation Shelters

Lancaster, OH 43130
27.32 miles from city center Columbus
740.653.1960
Open since 1995, The Foundation Shelters addresses the very basic needs of our community’s most desperate citizens, the homeless. We can house 25 residents. We average about 16 residents but at times we are completely full. Meals are provided by our sister organization the Foundation Dinners. We a
  See more details

Mary's Safe House

Lancaster, OH 43130
28.20 miles from city center Columbus
614-743-4774
Our Vision: To offer a safe stable home for homeless single mothers. We will identify the steps needed for them to achieve and maintain stability in their own homes.

Our Mission: To end poverty for single mothers and their children. We will offer a warm and loving home with financial
  See more details


Columbus Resources

FoodOhio Food Banks & Soup Kitchens

Find Food Banks & Soup Kitchens

HealthFree Dental Care Clinics

Find Free Dental Clinics

HealthFree Treatment Centers

Find Free & Low Cost Drug Rehab and Alcohol Detox Treatment Centers

Homeless News

Post

Homeless Population Statistics In Florida

According to WPEC channel 12 West Palm Beach, the current Florida homeless population is 43,000.

They also reported the Palm Beach County and Treasure Coast homeless population is curren [read more]
Post

Louis Armstrong Park Homeless

Guest article from Peter J. Hatas in response to the New Homeless Article

In 2004 I traveled to New [read more]
Post

Tragedy Can Result When People Climb Into Waste Dumpsters

I was recently contacted by the company Waste Management with an important issue that I want to address.

Waste Management makes SAFETY a priority when handling community waste. Although [read more]

Facebook