Founded by Pastor Ed and Shirley Sharp in 1992 as a Christian
501(c)3 non-profit organization, House of New Hope has grown into a statewide organization of
highly qualified human services providers offering an array of quality, community-based services:
from our disability programs for adults and children with intellectual and developmental
disabilities; trauma informed treatment foster care for high risk and vulnerable youth with
emotional, behavioral and educationally complex challenges; specialty out-patient mental
health services for dually diagnosed developmentally disabled and mentally disturbed adults;
to adoption and home study services that successfully unites a child with a waiting
As a Christian agency, we work hard to better
ourselves and our community through social services that value compassion, community, hope,
self-reliance, and self-determination.
"Our vision is a community where children, adults and families have the
support necessary to lead safe and meaningful lives."
“It is our mission to optimize the potential of children and adults by
providing compassionate healing environments and individualized, community-integrated
OUR BOARD OF TRUSTEES...
An independent volunteer Board of Trustees, made up of
a diverse group of central Ohio business and community leaders, helps provide corporate governance
for House of New Hope.
J. Edward Sharp, Past President
"As a widely respected provider of social services and mental healthcare, we pride
ourselves in our commitment to continually enhancing the quality of our services and
programs through flexibility and creativity, while focusing on consumer satisfaction
|Jeffrey R. Greene, Ph.D., PCC-S, FAPA