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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.

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

Novogradac Features Cabrillo Gateway!

Century Villages at Cabrillo continues to gain recognition among affordable housing insiders, and this month’s front cover feature in the Novogradac Journal of Tax Credits may be our greatest honor yet. The publication is perhaps the most important voice in affordable housing and the article does a great job of summarizing everything that makes CVC special, including our most recent LEED Platinum Award winning development, Cabrillo Gateway and The Children’s Clinic, “Serving Children and Their Families” (TCC), our newest health center located on the ground floor of the Cabrillo Gateway which supports 10 new jobs for clinical and support staff and expects to see about 3,000 patients every year. You can read the whole article

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Villages recognized as one of the “coolest” projects in LA!

We are pleased to report that last night the Villages at Cabrillo was recognized as one of the “Coolest” projects in Los Angeles by Climate Resolve, a nonprofit advocacy group dedicating to addressing climate change in Los Angeles.  We were recognized amongst LA County Supervisor Sheila Keuhl along with a group of other impressive businesses that are each addressing climate change in a unique way.  If you’re interested in learning more about our co-honorees, click here.  Here’s a link to the video presentation from last night’s event: http://climateresolve.org/coolest/  Our profile starts at about 2:47 into the video. The link between affordable housing and climate change may not be obvious nor

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We are pleased to report that our Cabrillo Gateway project has achieved the highest LEED for HOMES designation of Platinum, in recognition of its energy efficiency and environmental design.  This recognition is the result of a concerted effort by our design team, LEED AP construction manager, green rater, contractor and subcontractors, among others, to deliver an efficient, sustainable and environmentally-sensitive building.  Some examples of our buildings features that contributed to this rating are as follows: Solar thermal hot water heating system Photovoltaic array that produces clean energy to offset common area load Cool roof High efficiency indoor air filtering (MERV 13 filtration) High efficiency irrigation Very high efficiency indoor fixtures Energy

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Thanks to your generosity last holiday season Century Villages at Cabrillo was able to provide gifts to hundreds of children living on site.  This year we are focusing our efforts on our newest development Cabrillo Gateway which is now home to 80 families including 150 children. All of our families were homeless before moving into their new apartment and continue to struggle to make ends meet as they settle in and set up their new home. Since this will be their first winter here at CVC, Oasis’ Resident Services team will be providing assistance with food and gifts which will help our families have a less stressful and enjoyable holiday

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CVC Celebrates Cabrillo Gateway Grand Opening

Today, Century Villages at Cabrillo staff, residents, and nearly 300 guests, celebrated the grand opening of Cabrillo Gateway, the fourth phase of campus development featuring 80 permanent supportive homes. Brian D’Andrea, CVC’s President, gave a genuine thank you to the financial partners, city officials, and agencies who made the project possible. Ron Griffith, President of Century Housing, introduced The Honorable Judge Harry Pregerson, who was very moved by the enthusiasm surrounding the project, and reminded attendees that “the best thing we can hope to aspire to is to help other people.” The Pregerson Tower, an imposing bell tower at the most prominent corner of the development, was dedicated to Judge Pregerson following the ribbon

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CVC Hosts VA Town Hall featuring VA Secretary Robert McDonald!

On Thursday, September 17th CVC was proud to host a VA Town Hall on Homeless Veterans.  In addition to our honorable Mayor Robert Garcia, the program featured representatives from CVC, US VETS, LAHSA, the VA, the City of Los Angeles, and the Secretary of the VA, Robert McDonald. Secretary McDonald was nominated by President Obama and confirmed by the US Senate on July 29, 2014.  He delivered a message of hope and optimism about the VA and its legacy of excellence. Video from the event is linked here: http://www.ustream.tv/recorded/73795025 Thank you to all those who attended and helped to orchestrate this very special

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