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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

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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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The 2014 Social Impact Report Is Here

We are pleased to announce the 2014 Villages at Cabrillo Social Impact Report, a comprehensive look at the impressive work that occurs at the Villages of Cabrillo through the collaborative efforts of more than 20 dedicated service providers. Key highlights are: Our housing is up to 10.8 times more cost effective than the alternative costs of homelessness. 1,937 individuals were housed at the Villages at Cabrillo last year across a spectrum of housing. Service providers leveraged more than $14.4 million of annual service funding on site. 246 staff are employed across CVC and its partners. Lease holding residents saved nearly $2.25 million in rent above County-wide fair market rents. 1,237

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Candidates for the 7th District City Council seat will come together at CVC on April 1st to participate in a public forum.  Please take advantage of this great opportunity to help make your decision about who to vote for in the election. Click on the flyer for details!

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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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