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The Homeless Families Foundation offices are closed to the public, however, we are still providing essential services in the community.

COVID-19 COMMUNTIY RESOURCES


The Homeless Families receives information regarding COVID-19 frequently - it can be challenging to keep updated. Below is a list of resources and information. We will update this page as new information becomes available. You can also follow us on Facebook, Instagram, or Twitter for updates.

Visit the Ohio Department of Health's website for family checklists, tips on handling anxiety, and how to talk to your kids about coronavirus.ohio.gov/wps/portal/gov/covid-19/home

MID-OHIO FOOD BANK - Food Resources

Food, Shelter & Urgent Need Resources https://www.columbus.gov/COVID19resources/humanservices

COTA Bus Services current information here

FREE WIFI/INTERNET ACCESS: Due to the COVID19 closing of all schools. Charter Communications is offering free WIFI/internet access to students. To enroll, call 1-844-488-8395. Or for more information, click here.  

Charter will offer free Spectrum broadband and Wi-Fi access for 60 days to households with K-12 and/or college students who do not already have a Spectrum broadband subscription and at any service level up to 100 Mbps. To enroll call 1-844-488-8395. Installation fees will be waived for new student households.

Kroger Food Pantry

UNEMPLOYMENT COMPENSATION

Information from Job & Family Services about unemployment benefits and filing

CareWorks CORONAVIRUS UPDATE 

DISCOUNT UTILITY PROGRAMS: https://www.columbus.gov/utilities/customers/Utility-Discount-Programs/

HUNTINGTON BANK CORONAVIRUS UPDATE: https://www.huntington.com/coronavirus

AN UPDATE FROM COLUMBUS CITY SCHOOLS: https://www.ccsoh.us/covid19

FAMILY RECREATION AND EDUCATION RESOURCES: https://www.columbus.gov/covid19resources/recreation/

COLUMBUS CITY SCHOOLS RESOURCES: https://www.ccsoh.us/Page/7531

COLUMBUS CITY SCHOOLS K-5 EDUCATION LEARNING WORKSHEET BUNDLE

COLUMBUS CITY SCHOOLS 6-8 EDUCATION LEARNING WORKSHEET BUNDLE

TEMPORARY PANDEMIC CHILDCARE: https://www.actionforchildren.org/

Caresource: 

Our Nurse Advice Line is still open 24/7. You can speak to a registered nurse by calling 1-866-206-9599 (TTY: 711).

Our member services lines are also open:

Medicaid: 1-800-488-0134 (TTY:711)

Hours: 7 a.m. to 7 p.m., Monday – Friday

Marketplace: 1-800-479-9502 (TTY: 711)

Hours: 7 a.m. to 7 p.m., Monday – Friday

A book designed for kids to understand feelings about COVID19

The Homeless Families Foundation is a 501(c)3 organization.

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