EIN 34-1575839

ICAN Housing

IRS 501(c) type
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ICAN Housing provides housing, supportive services, and rent subsidy programs to improve lives, prevent homelessness and promote workforce development in Canton, OH.
Also known as...
Ican Inc
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Program areas at ICAN Housing

Ican Housing provides Housing, supportive services, homeless prevention, workforce development and street outreach, across stark county. Housing programs include permanent supportive Housing, rapid rehousing, affordable Housing and an adult residential facility. Ican Housing owns, manages and maintains 45 scattered-site residential properties across stark county. The properties include single family homes and multi-unit buildings and total 141 units. Participants served by permanent supportive Housing include individuals or families who were homeless with an individual or a family member who has been diagnosed with a severe and persistent mental illness. Eligibility is dependent on a history of homelessness and an income level at or below 35% of average median income. Participants living in affordable Housing are eligible if their income is either 50% or 80% depending on the property. A number of these properties are for veterans. The rapid rehousing and Housing first leasing assistance programs provide rental subsidies with participants paying no more than 30% of their income including utilities and the controlled rent. These participants rent from private landlords. The adult residential facility houses eight adults whose disabilities have rendered them unable to live fully independently. The facility provides 24-hour staffing. The property manager and leasing administrators guide participants through the leasing process. The maintenance team has the range of skills to make most repairs, outsourcing some and ensuring units meet safety and quality standards.
Ican offers support to people who are literally homeless or at imminent risk of homelessness. The path-outreach program works to connect homeless individuals or families to community mental health services, Housing and basic needs items. Participants are identified through street outreach, referral and through the agency's drop-in center. Ican Housing assists these participants providing clothing, bus passes, toiletries and information about food pantries and meal sites for example. Ican Housing also helps participants overcome barriers to service by procuring their id's, birth certificates and social security cards. In addition, Ican Housing offers homeless prevention funds that are used to support non-lease holders who are at imminent risk of homelessness. Funds can be used for rental assistance, security and utility deposits and utility payments both in arrears and forward with a goal of stabilizing the recipient in their own Housing.
Ican Housing administers several rent subsidy programs for clients who prefer greater independence, enabling clients to choose private market apartments within fair market rent limits. In these programs, administrators and Housing specialists work directly with clients helping them find appropriate Housing, inspecting units to ensure they meet hud Housing quality standards, and assisting clients to access mainstream benefits and community services, and with establishing goals to gain further independence. The Ican Housing program team collaborates with outside agencies to provide these services. Ican Housing also collaborates with landlords who agree to accept rent vouchers and work with care providers to provide tenants stable Housing. These subsidy programs provide a wide array of rental and utility assistance. Rent subsidy programs include rapid rehousing, intended to support tenants in moving to independent affordable or market rate Housing. Other programs offer permanent supportive Housing.

Who funds ICAN Housing

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
Sisters of Charity Foundation of CantonHuman Services$486,419
Stark Community FoundationHuman Service$175,000
Timken Foundation of CantonCherry Grove$150,000
...and 1 more grant received

Personnel at ICAN Housing

Julie SparksExecutive Director$85,181
Laura WeisgarberFinance Director$74,621
Robert LungTreasurer$0
James SandersPresident$0
Danielle Halachoff-FryeSecretary$0
...and 3 more key personnel

Financials for ICAN Housing

RevenuesFYE 06/2023
Total grants, contributions, etc.$1,868,497
Program services$2,316,188
Investment income and dividends$8,581
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$429
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$4,193,695

Form 990s for ICAN Housing

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2023-062023-12-13990View PDF
2022-062022-12-19990View PDF
2021-062022-02-23990View PDF
2020-062021-04-14990View PDF
2019-062021-01-21990View PDF
...and 9 more Form 990s
Data update history
February 6, 2024
Posted financials
Added Form 990 for fiscal year 2023
February 4, 2024
Used new vendors
Identified 1 new vendor, including
January 1, 2024
Received grants
Identified 3 new grant, including a grant for $486,419 from Sisters of Charity Foundation of Canton
July 16, 2023
Posted financials
Added Form 990 for fiscal year 2022
July 4, 2023
Used new vendors
Identified 1 new vendor, including
Nonprofit Types
Mental health organizationsHousing and shelter organizationsHeadquarter / parent organizationsCharities
HealthMental healthHomelessness
State / local levelReceives government fundingTax deductible donations
General information
1214 Market Ave N
Canton, OH 44714
Metro area
Canton-Massillon, OH
Stark County, OH
Website URL
(330) 455-9100
IRS details
Fiscal year end
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Form 990
Year formed
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
NTEE code, primary
F33: Group Home, Residential Treatment Facility-Mental Health Related
NAICS code, primary
62422: Community Housing Services
Parent/child status
Central organization
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