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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

Please Join Us in Celebrating the Groundbreaking of Cabrillo Gateway!

Century Villages at Cabrillo invites you to the groundbreaking ceremony for our new permanent supportive housing complex: Cabrillo Gateway Main Courtyard, intersection of River and Williams 2001 River Avenue, Long Beach, CA 90810 Please use these driving directions. Google Maps and MapQuest point to a closed route. Monday, February 24 at 11:30am RSVP by Wednesday, February 19. Email Melissa Rain at: mrain@centuryvillages.org Lunch and refreshments will be served following the program. Please arrive on time. Cabrillo Gateway, CVC’s fourth phase of campus development, will feature 80 permanent supportive homes. Located at the entry to the Villages at Cabrillo campus, Cabrillo Gateway will become the signature development and the focal point of

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We Need Your Help!

As you reflect on the year past and plan for a healthy, happy and prosperous New Year, I hope you will take a moment to consider how you might make 2014 brighter for someone in need. You can help us reach our goal of $50,000 which will secure funding for CVC’s Oasis Community Center in 2014! Mara served in the United States Army for three years during the Desert Storm Conflict. In 2011, Mara and her son Rah were living in South Carolina when she came to US VET’s Advanced Women’s Program, a program located at Century Villages at Cabrillo. While in that program, she received counseling and case management,

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Coming Soon: Cabrillo Gateway

On November 22, 2013, CVC closed on its construction loan and partnership financing for the Cabrillo Gateway development. When completed in 2015, Cabrillo Gateway will add 80 additional permanent supportive homes to the Villages at Cabrillo community. The ground floor will feature a federally-qualified health center (FQHC) to be operated by The Children’s Clinic along with additional space for resident services. CVC closed on both its construction loan and tax credit equity financing with Wells Fargo. In addition, the development features AHP financing from the Federal Home Loan Bank of San Francisco and an MHSA loan through CalHFA. All 80 homes feature project-based rentals subsidy through the Housing Authority of the

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S.T.A.R. Campers Visit the Aquarium

Thanks to a generous invitation from our partner agency School on Wheels, the Oasis S.T.A.R. Campers enjoyed the exhibits at the Aquarium of the Pacific and a pizza party in downtown Long Beach today. For many of our children this was a brand new and exciting experience that included up close encounters with the

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2013 Social Impact Report Now Available

We are pleased to provide you a copy of the 2013 Villages at Cabrillo Social Impact Report. This second annual report tells the unique story of our collaboration and its effectiveness in combating homelessness. An affiliate of Century Housing, Century Villages at Cabrillo (“CVC”) is the 501(c)3 nonprofit community development organization that owns, develops, and manages the 27 acre Villages at Cabrillo campus in Long Beach.  The Social Impact Report (“Report”) represents the culmination of an extensive effort to aggregate social impacts across ten of our community’s nonprofit service providers.  The report is underpinned by a data-driven approach that is ultimately focused on the mission-inspired “outcomes” we are seeking to

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Adopt-a-Camper

We need your help to provide a summer enrichment program for school age children at the Villages at Cabrillo. During the school summer break, many of the residents at the Villages at Cabrillo have few options for their children once school is out. Traditional summer camps cost about $200 a week. For the children at CVC, these camps are out of reach as many of our families are currently homeless or have limited income. CVC is committed to providing our youth with the same opportunity for enrichment programs that other children in the community have access to. With your help we plan to offer a Summer Enrichment Camp to 30

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