Ohio Development Services Agency (ODSA) programs that include U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) funds are subject to federal requirements and standards. These requirements pertain specifically to the Agency’s Office of Community Development (OCD) programs that distribute Community Development Block Grant (CDBG), HOME Investment Partnership (HOME), Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG) and Housing Opportunities for Persons with AIDS (HOPWA) funds. Recipients of HUD assistance must adhere to applicable federal laws, regulations, and standards included in the following categories:
If you believe that you have experienced housing discrimination, please contact the Ohio Civil Rights Commission at 1-888-278-7101, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s Fair Housing Complaint Hotline at 1-800-669-9777 or the Midwest Office at 1-800-765-9372 or (TTY 1-312-353-7143). To file a complaint online, click here.