Effective September 4, 2020 through December 31, 2020

In the context of a pandemic, eviction moratoria—like quarantine, isolation, and social distancing—can be an effective public health measure utilized to prevent the spread of communicable disease. Eviction moratoria facilitate self-isolation by people who become ill or who are at risk for severe illness from COVID-19 due to
an underlying medical condition. They also allow State and local authorities to more easily implement stay-at-home and social distancing directives to mitigate the community spread of COVID-19. Furthermore, housing stability helps protect public health because homelessness increases the likelihood of individuals moving into congregate settings, such as homeless shelters, which then puts individuals at higher risk to COVID-19. Read more
9-11 Tribute

19 years ago today, at 8:46 am, against the backdrop of a clear blue sky in lower manhattan the world was forever changed.

The two hours that followed were some of the most horrific in American history as 19 terrorists killed nearly 3,000 people in the deadliest act of war on American soil since Pearl Harbor. Read More.

Never Forget
Free Food Distribution

Feeding the Valley will be distributing free food next Saturday, September 19th at the Columbus Civic Center. This distribution is held every third Saturday of the month. For Georgia residents.

The Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) is providing the following information regarding the fight against COVID-19 in Georgia.

Office of Dr. Jacqueline Owusu
5401 Gunboat Dr, #27, Columbus
  • Saturday, Sep 12th | 8:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • Sunday, Sep 13th | 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm


Georgia Department of Community Affairs (DCA) has posted the following jobs that will expire on September 15, 2020. These jobs are in the Office of Homeless and Special Needs Housing.

We appreciate HUD and the Continuums of Care (CoCs) providing additional locations and addresses for the Service-Based Enumeration (SBE) operation of the 2020 Census.

This Week: Eviction Moratoria, Census Updates, and New Webinar Series


On September 1, 2020, HUD published Notice CPD-20-08: Waivers and Alternative Requirements for the Emergency Solutions Grants (ESG) Program Under the CARES Act. This Notice announces the allocation formula, amounts, and requirements for the additional $3.96 billion in funding provided for the ESG program under the CARES Act.

New Horizons Behavioral Health has partnered with DBHDD Office of Suicide Prevention to bring free Mental Health Awareness Trainings to the Community.

September 24th | 2 Sessions Available



October Housing Navigation / COVID-19 Response Meeting

Tuesday, October 6, 2020 | 3:00 pm EST

Meeting Link Coming Soon
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