Columbus is host to the National Hockey League All Star game this week-end. The NHL showcase will bring thousands fans and visitors to the city as well as international media attention.
Ohio State’s Star House helps homeless teens
A team of Ohio State faculty, staff, and students are providing valuable services to homeless teens at the OSU Star House, a drop-in center for homeless youth.
The Star House provides an alternative to homeless shelters by addressing basic needs and building trust, which ultimately helps set the goal of reintegrating the teens back into the social fold.
Staff at the Star House, who actively conduct research, help position the teens to find a jobs and become successful.