Your FirstLink toOpportunity

Our Mission

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We’re pleased to announce we are joining the Lutheran Social Services Network of Hope on March 1! The most important thing to know is that services aren’t changing. Anyone looking for a referral should still dial 2-1-1 as they normally would or use the food line. More info to come!

The Right Resources, at the Right Time, in the Right Place

HandsOn is Central Ohio’s Leader in providing Information, Resource Referral, and Community Data Insights that serve residents of a Smart City in a growing region.

24 Hours a Day. Every Day

HandsOn Central Ohio is a dynamic social enterprise and catalyst for social innovation. We provide the backbone technology and community data to support collective impact in Greater Columbus. More than half a million people count on HandsOn to be their guide along the smartest routes to opportunity, each year.

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Use our online tools and information to connect to our service partners across Central Ohio.

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About Us

Learn more about our organization, our goals, our board of directors, and the HandsOn team.

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Take Action

We connect volunteers with service opportunities. Our volunteer portal makes finding the best way to give back easier than ever.

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