Executive Director Search After 26 years of successful leadership, Pamela McCarthy, Executive Director of Central Community House (CCH) has announced her retirement. The Board of Trustees is now conducting a search for the next Executive Director. If interested in applying, please click here for details.

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May 2018 Calendar

Fun-for-All Saturdays continue through May 12, 2018. Join in wellness activities and community discussions on the 2nd and 4th Saturday of each month. FREE yoga, cooking, support groups, child care and more! Print the full schedule here.


April 2018 – Transit Arts’ work in City Schools is highlighted in this 10TV News Story

Feb. 2017 – The Social Enterprise Alliance:  Read all about the CCH Social Enterprise being created at our former facility at 1251 Bryden Rd.

July 20, 2016 – Central Celebrates its 80th Anniversary and Village Maker Awards

CCH Newsletter “The Villager” Summer 2016

The Transit Arts program has teamed up with “More Than My Brother’s Keeper,” an initiative of the City of Columbus that aims to engage young African-American boys and men in positive activities. Read about some of our mentors in this article from the Columbus Dispatch.

During Hurricane Katrina in 2005, thousands of New Orleans residents were forced to relocate. Central Community House and our partner settlement house agencies responded quickly to help settle families into new lives in Columbus. Read about their stories, ten years after the storm, in this article from the Columbus Dispatch.

WOSU American Graduate Champion Series features our own Transit Arts program.

Community Organizing News Clip Check out our Community Organizer Courtney and our great partner, Pastor Bob Ward on the News discussing Positive Loitering.

Art in the House on exhibit at Franklin County Courthouse

Settlement Houses are Hidden Jewels in Urban Neighborhoods

Business First Corporate Caring: Central’s 75th Anniversary