NEWS & UPDATES
The Human Services Chamber’s Annual Meeting on February 12th featured an engaging panel conversation about housing issues in our community and some of the creative approaches that are underway to deal with displacement and the shortage of affordable housing. Kathy Schwab of Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC) presented their 100% Housing initiative, which seeks to match the […]
HSC Recommends that City’s new Eviction Prevention program include both Rental Assistance and Legal Counsel
HSC has issued a memo to City Council Members, the Mayor and the City Manager recommending that the City’s new eviction prevention pilot program include both emergency rental and utility assistance and legal counsel for those families whose evictions proceed to court. Both of these components are critical to preventing evictions. In Hamilton County, over […]
This fall, HSC members spent time down at City Hall advocating for eviction prevention funding. We also celebrated the award of a grant from the Greater Cincinnati Foundation to advocate for equitable public transit on behalf of economically disadvantaged communities in Hamilton County. Click here to read more.
The Human Services Chamber held its Fall Membership Meeting on October 10, 2018 at Ohio Valley Goodwill Services in Woodlawn. The event featured a panel discussion on the problems that are unique to economically challenged suburban residents and potential solutions to this growing problem. Our moderator and panelists for the event included: Liz Blume, director […]