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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

Villages at Cabrillo featured at Continuums of Service Conference Workshop

On Friday, April 10th, CVC moderated a workshop at the Continuums of Service conference being held at the Queen Mary in Long Beach, California entitled “Harnessing the Power of Collaboration to Address Homelessness.”  Highlighting the Public-Private-Educational collaborative model that is the Villages at Cabrillo, the workshop panel featured representatives from the City of Long Beach, Century Villages at Cabrillo, Cal State Dominguez Hills and Cal State Long Beach.  Thank you to our panelists and the many workshop attendees from across the country, including Canada, who learned about Long Beach’s “Collective Impact” approach to ending homelessness.  Click here to download the

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Calvert Foundation Invests $5 Million In CVC

Century Villages at Cabrillo is excited to announce a $5 million investment in our community by the Calvert Foundation. This loan will refinance a significant piece of the Villages’ existing debt and allow Century to increase its lending capacity to affordable housing developers throughout California.  The Cabrillo Gateway development, undergoing construction at the foot of the campus and due for completion this summer, is one such project benefitting from Century financing. It will add 80 permanent affordable homes along with a federally qualified health clinic.  “The Calvert Foundation investment provides a stable financial foundation for growth at the Villages as we respond to the needs of our community’s most vulnerable,”

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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. Please visit our donation page and give today!

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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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