A temporary home from home

for families & patients of the Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center

Over 5000

families helped



The Unverferth House provides a safe and comfortable
environment to families and offers them a chance to share thoughts and
emotions with others who may be experiencing a similar situation.

8th Annual John Hicks Unlimited Love Unverferth House Event

JOIN US! For the 8th Annual John Hicks Unlimited Love Unverferth House Event

Unverferth House is hosting our 8th annual John Hicks event to raise money to support the 200+ families that stay at Unverferth House each year.

Join us on 11/21/2023 at Villa Milano  


Be part of the heart of our house.

Want to make an impact on a person’s life when it matters most?

We at Unverferth want to do the same and have been working in our founder, Dr. Unverferth, footsteps since May of 1989 when Unverferth House was founded.

Whether you choose to donate or volunteer time, know that you are helping people in times of duress and need. We thank you for being a part of our heart.


In loving memory of Dr. Donald V. Unverfeth

The Unverferth House was established in memory of The Ohio State University Medical Center cardiologist Donald V. Unverferth, M.D. Dr. Unverferth, a world-

renowned physician in the areas of cardiomyopathy and congestive heart failure, practiced medicine and taught medical students at The Ohio State University for over 15 years.

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