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The Holiday Season is an especially difficult time for our families here at Century Villages (CVC). Each of our residents have experienced a history of traumatic homelessness and, through the support of our services, are taking important steps to build a better life for themselves and their children. The Holidays are a time struggle for our residents, and CVC needs your help to become a Secret Santa for a child in …Read More

CVC welcomes The Guidance Center as our newest on-site partner

The Guidance Center announces our new partnership in their blog. Posted on October 27, 2016 by The Guidance Center The Guidance Center is excited to announce our new partnership with Century Villages at Cabrillo, where we will be providing mental health services directly on-site for its residents. Located in West Long Beach, Century Villages at Cabrillo (CVC) is a nonprofit community development organization that serves as the steward of the …Read More


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 …Read More


Thank you all for helping to make our recent Health Fair and Spring Festival a success! The weather was beautiful, the music and games were fun, and the hands-on demonstrations and exhibitors were great.  The event was so large it spanned across the grand lawn, the courtyard, and Cabrillo Gateway! It was amazing to see all of the energy, and most importantly we have received nothing but positive feedback from the …Read More


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 …Read More


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 …Read More

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. …Read More


The Winter Holidays can be a difficult time of year for the families at the Villages at Cabrillo.  Many of our families have recently moved into permanent housing after residing in homeless shelters or living on the streets.  Because of this many of our families continue to struggle to make ends meet and most of our families will find it difficult to provide their children with Holiday gifts and dinners.  …Read More


School is out and summer activities have geared up at CVC!  We’d like to thank LBCAP for their ongoing support of our youth and for opening Project P.L.AY. to all youth on site for the summer.  And welcome to our newest partners All Children World United who will provide soccer instruction for children and Crafty Earthlings who will offer yoga and art classes to youth and adults.    Click on the calendar below …Read More