Shelter From The Storm - Florence Rigdon Center Palm Desert

73555 Alessandro Drive
Palm Desert, CA 92260

(800) 775-6055 Visit Website
Class of Housing/Services: Transitional Housing

General Information:
Long Term Transitional Housing. 20-unit, 118 bed, two-bedroom apartment campus offers up to two years of housing and support services to women and children who have resided in an emergency shelter and who require additional time to attain emotional and financial self-sufficiency. All residents receive professional, individual and group counseling on a weekly basis during their stay. Strong case management that focuses on education, budgeting, time management and self-sufficiency is a critical part of this program. All adult residents are required to work and/or attend vocational training to avail themselves of support services and agree to save 30% of all income. Emergency shelter accepts women and their children (boys and girls younger than 18 years) and women who are physically disabled and/or in wheelchairs. May accept women with mental/emotional disabilities, depending on severity. Fees may apply for this Transitional Housing resource. Contact Shelter From The Storm - Florence Rigdon Center with the contact information we provided to get full details. Oftentimes you can apply for sliding scale fee payment or other options if you are low income. You will need to speak with them to see if you qualify.


Helpful Definitions For Shelter From The Storm - Florence Rigdon Center Palm Desert:
Transitional housing is affordable supportive housing designed to provide housing and appropriate support services to persons who are homeless or who are close to homelessness. The transition is to help them be more self sufficient to move towards independent living on their own. Transitional housing locations are oftentimes called Halfway Houses. The naming of the two (Halfway House OR Transitional House) is oftentimes interchangeable.

Many Transitional Housing programs are subsidized and are income based. Income based transitional housing generally charges 30% of your income for rent when you do have income. Contact the transitional housing facility to see if this applies.

Services provided at transitional housing facilities varies from substance abuse treatment, to psychological assistance, job training, domestic violence assistance, etc. The assistance provided varies, but it is generally affordable and low cost housing. Read the descriptions of each of the transitional living locations for more detailed information. Transitional housing facilities also may or may not assist with alcohol and/or drug substance abuse treatment.

Post Comment OR Correction
If you need assistance call 'Shelter From The Storm - Florence Rigdon Center Palm Desert' directly at: (800) 775-6055

Posting Comments below is for viewers on this website only. If you have information that can help users regarding Shelter From The Storm - Florence Rigdon Center Palm Desert, please provide it below.

Enter your full name, first and last
comment being added...