Supportive Housing

Posts on supportive housing in NJ.

The Technical Assistance Collaborative, Inc. (TAC) and Consortium for Citizens with Disabilities (CCD) Housing Task Force recently released Priced Out (link to report), examining the value of Supplementary Security Income (SSI). The report shows that an individual receiving SSI, a federal supplement designed to provide for the basic needs of disabled people who have little or no income, is priced out of every single housing market in the United States.

On June 29, 2011, The Arc of Atlantic County, Inc. held an Open House event for their Galloway Housing Project located in Galloway Township, Atlantic County. This supportive housing project consists of the construction of two new homes that included four apartments in each home. Each home also has common space for the tenants to mingle and a staff office.

On June 29, 2011, the Palisades Emergency Residence Corporation (PERC) cut the ribbon and officially opened PERC’s Supportive Housing Apartments in Union City. We are pleased to provide video of this important event.“Today, there are 8 fewer people who have nowhere to call home,” Emory Edwards, PERC Executive Director said. “This construction project was all about creating permanent housing for…

On June 29, 2011, the Palisades Emergency Residence Corporation (PERC) cut the ribbon and offically opened Shelter Plus Care Supportive Housing Apartments in Union City. “Today, there are 8 fewer people who have nowhere to call home,” Emory Edwards, PERC Executive Director said. “This construction project was all about creating permanent housing for our homeless shelter guests…

On June 29, 2011, Cerebral Palsy of North Jersey, Inc. (CPNJ) cut the ribbon to open the West Orange Residence, a supportive housing project in a newly constructed six bedroom ranch home. All of the residents will be reffered by the New Jersey Division of Developmental Disabilities. The home will be built so as to promote the community residential living of persons with developmental disabilities and…