12th and Vine street We accept referrals from Coordinated Entry, a program of Strategies to End Homelessness. There is also an "open" referral system, however the waiting list can be lengthy. Applicants must be homeless with a history of severe and persistent mental illness.

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29 West 12th Street Cincinnati, OH


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Residency Details

149 single-occupancy rooms with 24-hour staff coverage at these locations:

Haven Hall
27 West 12th Street
13 Female
26 Male
30% of income

Dana Hotel
15 West 12th Street
41 rooms - Coed
30% of income

Harkavy Hall
24 West 12th Street
29 targeted toward Males
30% of income

29 West 12th Street
16 rooms - Coed
30% of income

These locations have staff support available (not 24-hour support):

Race Street Residence
1214 Race Street
12 targeted toward Females
$215-225 a month

New Morning House
1209 Elm Street
11 targeted toward Males
$205-245 a month

All of our rooms include a twin bed, a dresser or wardrobe and a small refrigerator. Shared bathroom facilities are available on each floor. Shared kitchen and laundry facilities are also available.

Although Tender Mercies does not serve 3 meals a day, on most days at least one meal is provided by community volunteers. There are often donated food items available and residents are provided with information about local pantries and soup kitchens.

Upon moving in, residents can be provided with some basic assistance (sheets, towels, clothing, hygeine items) if needed. There is a $50 security deposit for all buildings.