Charlotte Family Housing

300 Hawthorne Ln
Charlotte, NC 28299

(704) 335-5488 Visit Website Go to Facebook
Class of Housing/Services: Non Profit Organization that provides housing assistance

General Information:
Office hours: Mondays thorugh Fridays 9am to 5pm. We address the immediate need of homelessness by sheltering working families experiencing homelessness in safe and comfortable housing in one of three shelters: Elizabeth House, Hawthorne Place, and Plaza Place. Once we help provide relief through immediate housing, we work alongside families to forge a path back to stability by providing short-term rental assistance and tailored housing coordination. Thanks to the partnership of more than 70 committed housing providers, we are to place families in permanent housing in apartments and homes in 25 zip codes throughout Charlotte-Mecklenburg County. We focus on helping working families get on the path to self-sufficiency. Our goal is to serve applicants who: Are a family unit (at least one adult age 18 or older with at least one dependent).     Considered homeless by HUD definition.     Have a total household income must be less than 80% of AMI (verified by any income received).     Have been a Mecklenburg County resident for at least 30 days.     Are free from active substance abuse for at least three months outside of any residential treatment programs.     Demonstrate motivation to make changes in their lives and is open to partnering closely with a social worker to do so.     Be willing to provide proof of income earned and money saved while in the program.     Have no sex offense convictions, felonies within the last three years and/or with pending charges. Applicants will be given a criminal background check at time of assessment. A completed referral packet includes the following items: Completed referral form with signatures from applicant and referring social worker     Completed budget that reflects realistic picture of applicant's income and expenses     Copies of IDs for all adults age 18 and older, and social security cards and birth certificates for all family members     Proof of employment and income (last thirty days of pay stubs, child support statement)     Proof of savings (bank statement)     Proof of full-time student status (if applicable)


How To Volunteer at Charlotte Family Housing:
Be a volunteer. Call Charlotte Family Housing at (704) 335-5488 for current volunteer work opportunities.

As A General Note About Listings: does our best to provide listings that are free of cost. Many of the homeless shelters and services are free of charge. Some do charge small fees. We always urge the users of our website to visit the websites of the providers listed, OR give them a phone call to find out complete details.

In furtherance; Halfway Houses, Transitional Housing, and Substance Abuse Treatment Centers for the most part charge a fee. Most of the substance abuse resources we provide are low cost, Medicaid or sliding scale fee. We provide as much information as possible on the website of these locations.

Rooming and Boarding Houses do charge fees. We list them where we find them. They are a nice low cost option for housing.

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