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Introducing our COVID-19 Response Task Force

May 26, 2020  |   Posted by :   |   Blog   |   Comments Off on Introducing our COVID-19 Response Task Force

We hope that you and your family continue to be safe and healthy, as we continue to adjust to the “new normal” way of life due to COVID-19. Central Community House continues to be here, providing for the needs of youth, families, and seniors in the Near East and South Side Neighborhoods. Our staff has […]

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Coping and thriving in our new reality, living amongst COVID-19. Central Community House is Here.

April 21, 2020  |   Posted by :   |   Blog   |   Comments Off on Coping and thriving in our new reality, living amongst COVID-19. Central Community House is Here.

Dear Family and Friends of Central, We all have days, now, when it’s hard to make sense of the world around us, and we work to create normalcy for ourselves and our families. Please continue to remember a few things — You are enough. You are loved. And for those with school aged children, don’t […]

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Census 2020: Help Us Keep Resources In Our Neighborhoods!

April 10, 2020  |   Posted by :   |   Blog   |   Comments Off on Census 2020: Help Us Keep Resources In Our Neighborhoods!

Make sure your family is counted in the 2020 census! Help us keep resources in our neighborhoods! Visit https://my2020census.gov/ for more information!#columbuscounts

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Introducing Central’s Online Resource Guide

March 30, 2020  |   Posted by :   |   Blog   |   Comments Off on Introducing Central’s Online Resource Guide

We know this is a really challenging time, but we will get through it together. Thankfully, we live in a wonderful community with lots of organizations providing help and assistance. Our staff have combed through hundreds of pages and postings to compile a comprehensive Online Resource Guide. Need food assistance? It’s here.Need fun learning activities […]

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March 20, 2020: Additional COVID-19 Updates from Central Community House

March 20, 2020  |   Posted by :   |   Blog   |   Comments Off on March 20, 2020: Additional COVID-19 Updates from Central Community House

Important COVID-19 Updates from Central Community House Central Community House (CCH) is currently observing the recommendations of the Centers for Disease Control and the State of Ohio in order to protect our most vulnerable community members. At this time, we are taking the following measures, in effect until further notice. As of Monday, March 16th at […]

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March 12, 2020: COVID-19 Updates from Central Community House

March 12, 2020  |   Posted by :   |   Blog   |   Comments Off on March 12, 2020: COVID-19 Updates from Central Community House

An Important Message to our Central Community House Community We want to assure you we are closely monitoring the COVID-19 situation. We need your help to do our best to keep all members of our community as safe as possible. Our buildings and programs engage people of all ages ranging from babies to seniors over […]

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February 2020: A Celebration of Black History

March 04, 2020  |   Posted by :   |   Blog   |   Comments Off on February 2020: A Celebration of Black History

Dear Family and Friends of Central, Even though February has come to a close, we wanted to take a moment to share some wonderful moments from Central’s Celebration of Black History and Soul-Food Community Dinner. The night included performances and presentations from children in our After School program, Central Seniors, and TRANSIT ARTS musicians/artists. Winni Rizor, […]

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Winter 2019-20 at Central Community House — Starting the Year Strong!

February 11, 2020  |   Posted by :   |   Blog   |   Comments Off on Winter 2019-20 at Central Community House — Starting the Year Strong!

Dear Family and Friends of Central, It’s hard to believe we are already two months into the new year. The 2019 Holiday Season was packed with joy, giving, and fellowship, with Central Community House Staff supporting the community in so many ways. Holiday Impact 496 adults and 1,358 children were linked to FireFighters 4 Kids to […]

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Tammy Forrest featured on Columbus Leadership Podcast

December 04, 2019  |   Posted by :   |   Blog   |   Comments Off on Tammy Forrest featured on Columbus Leadership Podcast

Central Community House Executive Director, Tammy Forrest, is featured in the most recent Columbus Leadership Podcast, a regional podcast featuring the stories of diverse leaders in Central Ohio. 

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Fall 2019 at Central Community House — Thanks for making it a great season!

November 22, 2019  |   Posted by :   |   Blog   |   Comments Off on Fall 2019 at Central Community House — Thanks for making it a great season!

I write today to reflect on the rewarding and fun Fall season we have had at Central Community House, and thank you for contributing to our success. The season started with our Back-to-School Bash and after school programming; followed by dozens of events, including Central’s Columbus Children’s Parade, an ACE Graduation, CCH Senior Leadership Summit, […]

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