Families Forward Irvine

9221 Irvine Blvd
Irvine, CA 92618

(949) 552-2727 Visit Website
Class of Housing/Services: Rapid Rehousing program for families that are homeless.

General Information:
We provide a Rapid Rehousing program for families that are homeless (coming from a place not meant for human habitation). We have community counseling available on a sliding scale for families in Orange County. We have a food pantry for residents of South Orange County.   Housing for Families Families Forward’s Housing Program is designed to help families who have recently faced a crisis that left them homeless. Families Forward helps these families get back on their feet by providing housing, counseling, career coaching, life-skills training, and referral services. Families enrolled in the program may receive rental subsidies to give them time to regain their self-sufficiency. Length of stay in the Housing Program varies from family to family. Through partnerships with local apartment communities and access to Families Forward’s housing resources, families who have lost their housing are able to access rental housing. Who Qualifies Candidates for the Housing Program must have a minor-aged child and be homeless. This is an intensive program designed to help motivated families achieve and maintain financial self-sufficiency. How to Apply There is a high demand for entry into our Housing Program and we cannot guarantee placement. If you are interested in applying to the Housing Program, please call our office at (949) 552-2727 during business hours or complete a request for services information. What Happens Next Because we cannot guarantee placement in a home at any particular time, we do not keep a waiting list. Whenever there is an opening in the Housing Program, our case managers review the family information forms that have been submitted. Please keep your contact information current to help us reach you more easily if a new opportunity opens. If you are in an emergency situation or other crisis, call us and we will do our best to assist you in locating other options or check the Community Resources page for additional resources. Housing Program FAQ’s 1. How do I apply for the Families Forward Housing Program? Complete a Family Information Form by calling us at (949) 552-2727 during business hours, and we will contact you if you meet the qualifications and if there is housing available. 2. How do I know if I qualify for the Families Forward Housing Program? You must have a minor-aged child under 18 years of age and be homeless. Families Forward Homeless Intervention is an intense program specifically designed to assist a family in achieving and maintaining financial self-sufficiency. Our clients must have the desire and perseverance to work with our case managers to become self-sufficient. 3. Do you offer immediate or emergency housing? We do not have emergency shelter. For emergency shelters in your area, please contact 2-1-1 Orange County, a general resource center that serves all of Orange County. If you are looking for affordable housing, try searching www.ochousing.org. 4. Do you offer rental or utility assistance? Families Forward does not have grant funding for rental or utility assistance. 2-1-1 Orange County can provide a list of current agencies that may have funding for these types of assistance. 5. What is Families Forward’s privacy policy?

Website: http://www.families-forward.org

How To Volunteer at Families Forward Irvine:
Be a volunteer. Call Families Forward Irvine at (949) 552-2727 for current volunteer work opportunities.

As A General Note About ShelterListings.org Listings:
ShelterListings.org 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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