LiFEsports is currently sending out weekly e-mails that will help keep your family engaged and active at home during the COVID-19 ‘Stay at Home’ order. If you are not receiving these e-mails but would like to, please send your e-mail address to firstname.lastname@example.org.
We will keep this page updated with a list of community resources. We will continue to update this when we hear of additional supports that may help our families.
211 Central Ohio: This website can filter your needs and find resources in your area, including healthcare, food, utility assistance, counseling, etc.
Columbus City School Food Distribution: Columbus City School Meal Sites Map
Children’s Hunger Alliance Meal Sites Statewide: Map
Hands On Central Ohio Foodline: Call 614-341-2282 and they will connect you with the closest food resources. You don’t need income verification.
Emergency Food Sources: List of Foodbanks Across Ohio
Student Success Stores: COVID-19 Hygiene Kits
Eviction & Homelessness Support Line: Please call 1-888-474-3587
Homeless Shelter Listing: List of homeless shelters in Franklin County that can provide immediate shelter.
211 Central Ohio – visit website and search for clothing resources in your area
If you are in need of school supplies (paper, pencils, rulers, folders, books, etc) or sport equipment (balls, jump ropes, etc): please e-mail email@example.com
For families in immediate need of support, we have a staff member dedicated to answer calls of families in need and providing linkages and referrals to local support organizations. If you need to talk to someone, please contact:
Sara Henderson, MSW, LISW-S
LiFEsports Mental Health & Family Support Coordinator