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Social Impact Report

CVC's supportive housing model is 10x more cost effective than the alternative societal cost of homelessness!

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Emergency Shelter

Emergency shelter and treatment programs provide basic shelter and care to individuals or families in crisis. Short term in nature, shelter programs seek to stabilize clients and prepare them for more independent living arrangements.

Emergency Shelter Page

Transitional Housing

Transitional housing programs foster independent living skills and self-sufficiency, helping to prepare residents for permanent, autonomous living.

Transitional Housing Page

Permanent Housing

Permanent housing is enriched with supportive services, ensuring that veterans, families, and children have critical resources at their disposal to facilitate continued growth.

Permanent Housing Page

Supportive Services

Residents within any stage of our continuum are supported by an array of nurturing programs and services. These services are geared around increasing independence and self-sufficiency, bolstering the mission of the campus.

Campus Services Page

Welcome to Century Villages at Cabrillo

ARE YOU READY FOR #GivingTuesday

We hope you’ll join the campaign and support CVC’s Oasis Program to help improve the lives of more than 1000 homeless and formerly homeless veterans and families we serve at the Villages at Cabrillo on any given day.  Every dollar raised helps us provide life changing services to our residents, we need you help to ensure CVC’s most vulnerable residents get a hand up this holiday season and year round.

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CVC Hosts Community Meeting to discuss Anchor Place

Last night CVC hosted a community meeting that was attended by more than 50 residents and staff at the Villages at Cabrillo to discuss the proposed Anchor Place development, solicit feedback and answer community questions.   Sited on 3.0 acres of land on the east side of the Villages, Anchor Place will provide 120 dignified, affordable apartment homes and move Long Beach one step closer to eradicating veteran homelessness.  As a mixed population development, these 120 permanent supportive homes include 75 project‐based VASH units for veterans (through the Housing Authority of the City of Long Beach) with the balance consisting of affordable homes for families.  Representing our fifth phase of development

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CVC Receives USGBC Affordable Green Neighborhoods Grant!

On September 30th, the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) and Bank of America Charitable Foundation announced that 11 projects across the country were selected for the 2014 Affordable Green Neighborhoods (AGN) grant program.  Century’s Villages at Cabrillo master planned supportive housing community was 1 of these 11 awardees.   The grant will help CVC secure a LEED for Neighborhood Development (LEED ND) credential for its community.  LEED ND is a green neighborhood rating system that integrates the principles of smart growth, new urbanism, and green building, while benefitting communities by reducing urban sprawl, increasing transportation choices, and decreasing automobile dependence, encouraging healthy living, and protecting threatened species.  For more information on

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Urban Forest and Solar Carport Opening

Century Villages at Cabrillo invites you to the opening ceremony for our new urban forest and solar carport facility. The ceremony will be held north of the intersection of Williams St. and San Gabriel Ave., adjacent to the Urban Forest on Wednesday, September 10, at 9:30am. Designed by Meléndrez, the Urban Forest project builds upon the previously developed Landscape Barrier and will add o the site’s ability to capture harmful airborne particulate matter generated by adjacent industrial and transportation uses and in the sequestration of harmful greenhouse gases. An informal meandering path complete with benches and low impact exercise stations will lead visitors through the forest. The Solar Carport Facility will

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Adopt-A-Camper Today!

We need your help to provide a summer enrichment program for school age children at the Villages at Cabrillo. Many residents at the Century Villages at Cabrillo have few options for their children once school is out. Traditional summer camps cost about $200 a week, which is out of reach for families who are currently homeless or have limited income. CVC’s Oasis Community Center is committed to providing our youth with opportunities for enrichment that other children in the community enjoy. With your help we will offer a Summer Camp to 30 children free of charge. We need your help to reach our goal of $3,000 by June 30, which

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