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Social Impact Report

The collaborative efforts of more than 20 service providers at CVC bring economic benefits to our residents and the Long Beach community at large.

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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.

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Transitional Housing

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

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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.

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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.

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Governor Brown Signs SB-1383 into Law at the Villages!

Governor Brown at CVC

On Monday, we were most honored to host Governor Jerry Brown and Senator Ricardo Lara who signed SB-1383 into law at the Villages at Cabrillo. Known as the Super Pollutant Reduction Act, SB-1383 is a piece of progressive environmental justice legislation that will significantly reduce harmful black carbon and other pollutants by 2030. Not only will this legislation help to clean the air and protect the health of impacted communities but in so doing it will help to slow the pace of climate change. Also in attendance at the bill signing were Senator Isadore Hall III, Assemblywoman Autumn Burke, Mayor Robert Garcia, Councilman Roberto Uranga, Councilwoman Jeannine Pearce, and

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Rock The Vets Helps CVC Start Our Own Rock Band

On Saturday, August 27th, residents and guests of Century Villages at Cabrillo were treated to a wonderful afternoon of classic Rock and Roll music by the talented Rock The Vets group, made up of a group of Veterans receiving services from the Long Beach VA and a few professional musicians from nonprofit organization, The Rock Club, Music is the Answer. Also performing was the American Gold Star Mothers Choir who sang several songs to the delight of the audience hanging out on CVC’s Grand Lawn. The performance was a showcase meant to let CVC residents know about a music therapy program being started by CVC to encourage our community to come together through music. The

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1st Annual Meals on Wheels 5K Benefits CVC

Meals on Wheels of Long Beach (MOWLB) is hosting their 1st Annual 5K fundraiser on Saturday, August 6th, to fund a new project that will provide meals to disabled veterans living at CVC! Whether you walk , run, roll, or stroll, come out to Long Beach City College and show support for our residents by registering at the event site, and securing your free T-shirt and

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CVC Earns Coveted Gold Nugget Honors

Judges for the 2016 Gold Nugget Awards have named CVC’s Cabrillo Gateway as an Grand Award winner in its annual competition, which honors architectural design and planning excellence and draws entries from throughout the United States and internationally. CVC earned its Grand honors for Cabrillo Gateway in the Best Affordable Housing Community category. Chosen from the elite pool of Merit Award winners, Grand Awards were announced on June 23 as a feature highlight of PCBC, the nation’s largest regional conference and trade show for the real estate development field. You can read some of the great things the judges had to say about our 81 home community focused on veterans and families at

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Support Our Summer Youth Programming by Adopting-A-Camper Today! Many residents at the 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. Century Villages at Cabrillo is committed to providing our youth with the same opportunity for enrichment programs as other children in the community. This Summer CVC’s Oasis Center is teaming up with Occupational Therapy Student interns from CSUDH and USC to offer three unique summer experiences for the youth that reside at the Villages.  With your help we will offer a Summer

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American Planning Association Honors CVC

We are thrilled to announce that the Los Angeles Chapter of the American Planning Association (APA) has recognized CVC with an Award of Merit in the Opportunity & Empowerment category for our Cabrillo Gateway and Anchor Place developments, which serve veterans and families at risk of homelessness. CVC will be among six Long Beach based projects to be presented with an award at the annual APA Awards Ceremony taking place on June 16. You can read more about the other local winners at

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