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Advocates: Help is Out There For Renters Facing Eviction

Brent Warren Brent Warren Advocates: Help is Out There For Renters Facing Eviction

Columbus-based housing advocates and service providers say that a large pool of funding is currently available for renters at risk of eviction – and that they are standing by, ready to help people access it. The largest pot of money is available through the IMPACT Hope Fund (apply online here or call 614-964-2906), and is […]

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Coronavirus Update: Vaccination Phase 1C & Phase 2, Rental Assistance, & More

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman Coronavirus Update: Vaccination Phase 1C & Phase 2, Rental Assistance, & More

Keep up with regular news updates regarding Columbus and Ohio’s response to COVID-19 here. The Numbers COVID-19 cases — In Columbus, 120 cases of COVID-19 were reported for Wednesday, March 3. As of Thursday, March 4, 79,807 total cases and 958 deaths from COVID-19 have been reported in Columbus and Worthington. In Franklin County at large, 190 […]

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Rental Assistance Available Starting Today

Brent Warren Brent Warren Rental Assistance Available Starting Today

Applications are being accepted starting today for emergency rental assistance from both Franklin County Job and Family Services and IMPACT Community Action. Renters seeking assistance can go to jfs.franklincountyohio.gov for information on the new county-administered grant money, which is available to those at 165%, 200% or 300% of the poverty level. Information on applying for […]

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