Resources for the Homeless System

  • Homeless System

Subsequent to President Trump's March 13, 2020, Nationwide Emergency Declaration for the Coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19), FEMA recognized that non-congregate sheltering may be necessary during this Public Health Emergency to protect public health and save lives.

On March 30, 2020, Ohio Department of Health Director, Dr. Acton, issued an order for non-congregate sheltering to be utilized throughout Ohio. The materials provided below may be helpful to local governments and homeless service providers in pursuing non-congregate sheltering activities.


Homeless System Resources


Tools & Templates


Emergency Housing Assistance Press Releases


Helpful Links