Columbus Public Health and Columbus City Schools Resources and Updates

Please see below for updates and holiday resources. As always, Columbus Public Health Social work is answering our social work helpline (614) 645-6807 and taking referrals. We are not doing any home visits, unless it is an emergency. Please feel free to forward this information with community partners.

COVID-19 Resources Document Link November 10, 2020
COVID-19 Food Resources Document Link November 10, 2020
Columbus City Schools Community Engagement Update Link November 16, 2020

Flu and COVID-19 Testing

Please call 614-645-1519 to schedule testing and/or COVID-19 related concerns/questions.

Holiday Resources

  • Thanksgiving Dinner Give-Away
    • Nov. 26th 11am-pm
    • 6055 Cleveland Ave, Columbus, OH 43231
    • 614-781-1085
  • St. Stephen’s Community House
    • Christmas Cares Unions Share Program will be open to ALL ZIP CODES this Christmas! This year, anyone residing in Franklin County may register for a box. Details at
    • Sign up for your Christmas food box on the following days:
      • Monday, November 16th-Thursday, December 10th.
      • Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursdays: 2:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
      • Saturday December 5th: 10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
    • Registration will be held at St. Stephen’s Community House in the back parking lot. Due to COVID-19, we will be holding drive through registration. Please stay in your car and follow the signs in the parking lot when coming to register.
    • Address: 1500 E. 17th Avenue Columbus, Ohio 43219
    • Bring these items to register:
      • Valid Picture ID. If your address is not current, you must provide:
      • Current lease agreement OR current gas/electric/water bill
      • FCDJFS Document with head of household name and current address (within the last 6 months.

Other Resources