Friends of the Homeless - Columbus, OH

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924 East Main Street
Columbus, OH 43205
: Phone: 614-274-7000
: http://www.fohcolumbus.com/

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Description: 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.

Our Programs

Men's Emergency Shelter
This essential program provides shelter to 130 men, 24-hours-a-day, 365 days a year. The Men’s Emergency Shelter provides basic life-sustaining services while residents work to rebuild their lives.

New Horizons Transitional Housing
New Horizons Transitional Housing offers housing to chronically homeless and seriously mentally ill individuals who have moved beyond the need for immediate emergency shelter. This program also offers supportive case management and stability while residents learn basic living skills and secure a more permanent housing solution.

Success in Housing
A Supportive Housing program to persons living with certain medical conditions that assists them in resolving housing crises quickly and linking them with community resources and supports to avoid homelessness in the future.  The program services referred clients that live in the Delaware, Fairfield, Franklin, Licking, Madison, Morrow, Pickaway and Union Counties.
Bridges to Success
The Bridges to Success Program helps referred clients who are returning to the community from psychiatric hospitalization or crisis unit placement avoid homelessness, find ongoing treatment, housing, and support services, and increase stability in the community. 

Do you have items to donate? Contact Friends of the Homeless at the phone number provided above to see if they can use any items you may have to donate.


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Date AddedUser Response
Saturday, September 12, 2020Don't expect any help. They are just a bunk and a roof over head




Important:
Many of these shelters now have waiting lists. Please call before going to them. Many waiting lists are very long. Shelters and service also go out of business. Always call ahead to confirm that this location is still active. If you find that this location is no longer operating, please send us a comment using the form below.

If you have pictures of the shelter, I will upload them on this page. Please email me with the name of your shelter and the pictures to: HomelessSupport@gmail.com

Do you have items to donate? Contact Friends of the Homeless at the phone number provided above to see if they can use any items you may have to donate.

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