YWCA Family Center, Emergency Housing for Families
900 Harvey Court
Columbus, OH - 43219
Call the homeless hotline,
open 24 hours a day: 614-274-7000
This center is by referral only.
Offers homeless families with children homeless prevention/intervention services, emergency shelter and supportive services, including short-term lodging, meals, housing and employment assistance. Other services include physical, mental health and substance abuse issues; financial literacy; parenting classes; licensed preschool; and after-school and summer camp activities. Shelter clients may generally stay 14-21 days, and staff work with clients to try and locate housing. Through partnership with Columbus City Schools, 90 percent of children remain in their home school, a key factor in helping families adjust in difficult times. Call for space availability.
Hours: 10a-8p Mon-Fri 1p-8p Sat, Sun Homeless family intake