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  • 811 Videos and Webinar RFPs

    OHFA Posts Two New Requests for Proposals

    The Ohio 811 Project Rental Assistance Program is seeking a video production company to produce two videos. OHFA is also seeking a video production company to produce a webinar for the Ohio 811 (PRA) Program.

  • Ohio's Opioid Epidemic

    Housing and the Opioid Epidemic in Ohio

    Ohio is one of the states with the highest opioid related deaths, with over 3,600 deaths in 2016. While drug addiction certainly affects the health of the user, opioid abuse can also have harmful impacts on families and communities. Adequate and affordable housing plays a role in off-setting these impacts.

  • American Housing Survey

    American Housing Survey: How Ohio Compares

    The American Housing Survey (AHS), conducted by the U.S. Census Bureau, provides data on a wide variety of housing subjects such as quality and cost. In the past, data were only available at the national level and selected large metro areas. Starting with the 2015 survey, data are now available for seven states, including Ohio.

  • A Picture of Ohio's Homeless in 2017: More Children, Aging Adults and Families

    70,123 Ohioans accessed homelessness services in 2017, and trends show this population is increasingly composed of children, older adults, families, and special populations.