Our Mission: To provide leadership for the elimination of homelessness in Lucas County.

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Continuum of Care Applications



  • OH-501 Continuum of Care Application for 2016 [pdf] (09/09/2016)
  • OH-501 2016 CoC Project Applicant Rankings [pdf] (09/09/2016)


Toledo Lucas County Homelessness Board (TLCHB)

The Toledo Lucas County Homelessness Board serves as the governing body of the Toledo Lucas County Continuum of Care. Composed of 17 representatives of the local community including; public sector, private sector, business sector, faith-based organizations, funders, and TAAEH, its mission, primary function, vision, and core strategy are outlined below:

  • Mission – To provide leadership for the elimination of homelessness in Lucas County
  • Primary Function – Plan for and oversee a coordinated, comprehensive, and targeted response to homelessness in Toledo/Lucas County
  • Vision – All Toledo/Lucas County citizens desiring to be “homed” will be, “Homed” is living in safe, affordable permanent housing with adequate resources and support systems to achieve one’s potential and contribute to the well-being of one’s household and community
  • Core Strategy – CASE Plan (Community Alliance and Strategic Efforts to End Homelessness Plan)


  • Craig Gebers, President
  • Karen Wu, Vice-President
  • Michael Fehlen, Treasurer
  • Heather Baker, Secretary
  • Julie Embree
  • Bianca Guerra
  • Laura Jenkins
  • John Leibig
  • Karin Coble
  • Evelyn McKinney
  • Michelle Isaacs
  • Rodney Schuster
  • Robert Stevens
  • Scott Sylak



These documents are in PDF format. [Most computers can open PDF documents; Adobe® Reader® is available free of charge if needed.]

TLCHB 2015 Board Minutes

TLCHB 2014 Board Minutes

TLCHB 2013 Board Minutes

TLCHB 2012 Board Minutes

TLCHB 2011 Board Minutes

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Recent Blog Posts

September 22, 2016 |

Announcement: Section 8 Housing Available

Section 8 Housing is available; applications required. To review the notice, please click...

September 6, 2016 |

Aurora Project — 30 Year Celebration

Thursday, September 22nd, 2016, 6pm @ Hensville, Downtown Toledo For information, visit...

August 3, 2016 |

Affordable Senior Housing Available

Affordable Senior Housing Units available immediately from National Church Residences. Click here to view the...

July 11, 2016 |

Homelessness Community Meeting

TLCHB wanted to do something a little different this year with one of our required CoC meetings. We will be...

July 6, 2016 |

Request for Proposals – Mental Health & Recovery Services Board of Lucas County

In continuing efforts to foster activities that promote positive mental health and prevent substance abuse, the...

February 2, 2016 |

Defining Chronically Homeless Final Rule Regional Webinar Now Available

Recording and Materials for the Defining “Chronically Homeless” Final Rule Regional Webinars Now Available Click...

December 22, 2015 |

Statement of Qualifications for Consulting

The TLCHB, the locally sanctioned HUD Homeless Continuum of Care (CoC) entity for the City of Toledo and Lucas...

October 5, 2015 |

Meeting Notice: 2015 Grant Applications for Continuum of Care Program

Toledo Lucas County Homelessness Board will release and review grant applications for the FY 2015 U.S. Department...

September 28, 2015 |

Number of Homeless Students Grows More than 70% since 2007-2008: National Low Income Housing Coalition

New data from the U.S. Department of Education show that the number of homeless children in public schools...

September 18, 2015 |

COHHIO Webinar: Harm Reduction and approaches for People with Mental Health and Substance Use Disorders for Housing Programs

On, Thursday, September 17th, COHHIO hosted a webinar with a representative of Case Western Reserve...

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