Community Housing Works San Diego

4010 Fairmount Ave
San Diego, CA 92105

(888) 884-4249 Visit Website Go to Facebook
Class of Housing/Services: Supportive housing for needy families, Affordable apartments for those with lower incomes.

General Information:
Supportive Housing CHW has over 150 apartments with supportive services so that individuals and families can stabilize their lives and finances and move up in the world. CHW’s rental communities serve people with disabilities, individuals with HIV or AIDS, homeless families reuniting after recovery from drug and alcohol abuse, homeless and disabled veterans, people with developmental disabilities, seniors with disabilities and victims of domestic violence. Year in and year out, residents of supportive housing experience dramatic changes. For instance, our Las Casitas program provides supportive housing for homeless parents who are reuniting with their children and starting over after they have completed court-sanctioned substance abuse treatment.  More than 90% of all Las Casitas residents during the past five years have successfully completed the program, increased their family’s income, and moved on to permanent housing. Main Eligibility Requirements: To qualify for supportive housing programs, individuals must:     Be homeless under HUD’s Definition of Homeless     All adult in household must be a U.S. Legal Resident (work permit)     All adults in the household must be able and willing to work for a minimum 32 hours per week.     All adults in household must be clean and sober for one year and must not be on probation or parole for any violent crimes. Other qualifications may apply. Most of our supportive housing apartments have a waiting list.  For more information, please contact our Supportive Housing information line at 888-884-4CHW ext. 5470 or email For emergency housing resources, please click on the housing resource guides below.   Affordable housing solutions. CHW Rental Communities are home to individuals and families with lower incomes (under 60% of the county median or typical family income). The minimum and maximum income requirements vary by location. See the 2015 area median income (AMI) chart. Search for affordable apartments on their website.


Helpful Definitions For Community Housing Works San Diego:
Supportive Housing Programs that provide an alternative living arrangement for individuals who, because of age, disability, substance abuse, mental illness, chronic homelessness or other circumstances, are unable to live independently without care, supervision and/or support to help them in the activities of daily living; or who need access to case management, housing support, vocational, employment and other services to transition to independent living.

How To Volunteer at Community Housing Works San Diego:
Be a volunteer. Call Community Housing Works San Diego at (888) 884-4249 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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