If you and your family are homeless in Warren County, IHNWC may be able to help you. IHNWC is not an emergency shelter (there is no drop in center). If you are interested in entering the shelter, you must first meet with an IHNWC case manager to determine your eligibility. Once accepted, it's immediately time to get to work. You and your case manager will develop a list of goals, which you are responsible for completing. Additionally, there are some requirements for entering IHNWC:
Once you have completed your goals, located housing, and met all requirements placed upon you, you will be housed. Each case is different, but the average stay at IHNWC is 6-7 weeks. There are multiple types of housing opportunities, and they are structured differently. You and your case manager will determine which is best for you.
Contact Linda Rabolt by email () or phone (513-934-5250) for intake information.
All family members must be drug & alcohol free (find rehabilitation services here)
Employment within two weeks of entering shelter is mandatory
Compliance with all shelter rules is vital for success
Cannot be running from abusive relationship (IHNWC is not properly equipped to handle these situations); contact Abuse & Rape Crisis Shelter: (513) 695-1107
Cannot be severely mentally ill; contact New Housing Ohio: (513) 554-4567