Healthy Beginnings: Housing Stabilization Program for Pregnant Women

CelebrateOne, through a near $1 million grant from Ohio Housing Finance Agency (OHFA), has created a new research program to help extremely low-income women find stable housing during their pregnancy. The program, Healthy Beginnings, will be implemented through a partnership with Homeless Families Foundation and Columbus Metropolitan Housing Authority (CMHA) to provide rental subsidies and medical services to Medicaid-eligible pregnant women who are near homeless or homeless.┬áThe results of the birth outcomes will then be compared to a similar group of pregnant women who are only receiving prenatal healthcare services. CareSource has provided $250,000 to the program and will play a role in identifying those in need of housing and … Continue reading Healthy Beginnings: Housing Stabilization Program for Pregnant Women