Description: Description: Senior Resource Directory of Lake & Mendocino County

 

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Home Rehabilitation/Modification

 

City of Clearlake Housing Rehabilitation Program

14050 Olympic Dr., Clearlake

994-8201 ext. 111

Loans for the repair of housing owned and/or occupied by lower income households. Owner-occupants who are permanently disabled or age 62+ may be eligible for deferred payment loans. Funds can be used for improvements such as re- roofing, electrical, plumbing, and structural repairs. Eligibility: Homeowner living in the City of Clearlake, conforming to maximum income limits set by HUD.

 

City of Lakeport Housing Loan Program

Housing Dept., 225 Park St., Lakeport

263-5613 ext. 11

Provides direct loans at below market interest (deferred for 30 years) for housing rehabilitation projects and, in some cases, new construction. Eligibility: City of Lakeport homeowner conforming to maximum income limits set by the State for low income individuals. Program available on a first-come first-served basis and is contingent upon program funds.

 

City of Ukiah Utilities, Energy Efficiency Dept.

Energy Efficiency Rebates, 5734 Lonetree Blvd., Rocklin

467-5700

Energy Services provides rebate programs for City of Ukiah electric customers to help offset the costs of installing energy-efficient equipment. Call above number or browse www.cityofukiah.com/utility-services and link to Rebates for information and applications.

 

Community Development Commission (CDC)

1076 N. State St., Ukiah

463-5462

TDD/TTY 463-5697

Energy Assistance Program (ESA)

CDCs Development and Sustainability Department offers the Energy Savings Assistance (ESA) program for lower income residents in Mendocino and Lake Counties. Qualified customers receive a no-cost energy audit and energy education. Selected energy efficiency measures are installed at no cost to residents. CDC has contracted with Rural Communities Housing Development Corporation (RCHDC) to implement the Energy Savings Assistance (ESA) Program. Call RCHDC 463-1975 to learn more or schedule an appointment; for English dial ext. 128 and for Spanish dial ext. 113.

 

Lake County Habitat for Humanity

16285 Main St., PO Box 1830, Lower Lake

994-1100

Brush of Kindness program provides home repairs for low income seniors and Veterans. See www.lakehabitat.org.

 

Lake County Owner Occupied Housing Rehab Program

15975 Anderson Ranch Pkwy, PO Box 9000, Lower Lake

995-4200

Simple annual interest loans for specified home rehabilitation projects. Deferred payment loans, interest-only payment loans, and amortized loans available based on income qualifications. Amortized loans will be 15 years and/or up to 30 years at the discretion of Lake County, payable at any time with no prepayment penalty. Eligibility: Residents of the unincorporated area of the County (not Lakeport) who own and reside in the home to be rehabilitated and meet low-income eligibility. Contingent upon program funds. See

www.co.lake.ca.us/Government/Directory/Social_Services/Housing_Programs.htm.

 

North Coast Energy Services, Inc. ~ Weatherization Program

966-B Mazzoni St., PO Box 413, Ukiah

800-233-4480 or 463-0303

Provides free weatherization services to improve the energy efficiency of homes, including attic insulation, weather-stripping, minor housing repairs, and related energy conservation measures. Available to households approximately every five years. Eligibility: Must meet limited-income criteria. Call for application. See http://northcoastenergyservices.com/.

 

PG&E Energy Savings Assistance Program

Toll-Free Smarter Energy Line

800-933-9555

TDD/TTY 800-652-4712

Provides qualified low-income customers free weatherization measures and energy- efficient appliances to reduce gas and electricity usage. (Also offers retail rebates on clothes washers, refrigerators, and water heaters.) Eligibility: PG&E customer, must meet household income limitations and
have not participated in the weatherization program since 2002. Visit website for more program details. Call or complete online referral at Energy Savings Assistance Program link at www.pge.com/myhome/customerservice/financialassistance/.

 

Renewable Energy Development Institute (REDI)

75 N. Main St., PMB #234, Willits

459-1256

REDIs HELP outreach program links Fort Bragg residents to energy-saving programs offered through providers/agencies such as PG&E and North Coast Energy Services. See http://www.redinet.org/

 

USDA Rural Development

777 Sonoma Ave., Santa Rosa

526-6797 ext. 107

TDD 530-792-5848

Housing Repair Program provides grants and/or loans to very-low income homeowners in homes considered modest for the area. Grants limited to those age 62+. Mobile homes may be eligible if the site is owned by the applicant and home is on a permanent foundation or will be, withSection 504 funds. See www.rurdev.usda.gov/ca.

 

Homeless & Transitional Housing

 

Crisis Line ~ Mendocino County

800-575-HELP (4357)

24-hour telephone service connects Mendocino County callers with crisis service agencies countywide.

 

Ford Street Project

139 Ford St., Ukiah

462-1934

Multi-program agency serving Mendocino County residents. Services for persons with alcohol and other drug problems include detoxification, residential recovery, outpatient groups and individual counseling, and a first-offense DUI Program. Also housing, counseling supports for various populations.

 

Transitional Housing Program: Housing at several locations for six months to two years as a bridge between shelter and permanent housing. Includes case management and services to increase self-sufficiency. Apply at Ukiah Community Center, 462-8879, 888 N. State St., Ukiah, for the Supportive Housing Program to be referred for transitional housing.

 

Ford Street Project Emergency Shelter and Vocational Program

Ukiah

468-6427

22-bed, 24/7 shelter/residence for Mendocino County single adults who are clean and sober and willing, able, and actively seeking to return to the workforce. When residents are not at work, they are expected to participate in skill-building activities. Visitors and pets are not allowed. Apply at Ukiah Community Center, 462-8879, 888 N. State St., Ukiah.

 

Hospitality House

237 N. McPherson St., PO Box 2168, Fort Bragg

961-1150

24-bed emergency shelter. Congregate dinner served 5:00pm and breakfast served 7:00am. Alcohol, drug, and marijuana free; mandatory drug testing. Call at shelter after 2:00pm and before 5:00pm. See

www.mendocinochc.org/hospitality-house/.

 

Lake Family Resource Center ~ Rape & Domestic Violence Crisis Center

5350 Main St., Kelseyville

888-775-8336 or 279-0563

24/7 crisis line 888-485-7733

Provides services to victims and families. Advocacy, peer counseling and restraining orders are available. Therapy and counseling services. Shelter for women, men, and children through the Freedom House. See www.lakefrc.org.

 

Mendocino Coast Hospitality Center

474 S. Franklin St., PO Box 2168, Fort Bragg

961-0172

Resource center for homeless people, providing information, referrals, and case management. See www.mendocinochc.org.

 

Project Sanctuary

461 N. Franklin St., Fort Bragg

961-1507

564 S. Dora St., PO Box 450, Ukiah

462-9196

24-hour Crisis Line 800-575-HELP (4357)

Services to prevent and lessen the effects of domestic violence and sexual assault including emergency safe shelter for battered women and their children. Also, a transitional housing program available in Ukiah. See www.projectsanctuary.org.

 

Ukiah Community Center (UCC)

888 N. State St., Ukiah

462-8879

Coordinates referrals for clothing, food, and shelter through various local organizations. Direct services available for homeless individuals and families.

 

Willits Community Services (WCS)

229 E. San Francisco Ave., Willits

459-3333

Food bank and emergency assistance with food, transportation, shelter, blankets, utilities, prescriptions, personal items, baby formula, etc.

 

Housing Support Agencies

 

Community Development Commission (CDC)

1076 N. State St., Ukiah

463-5462

TDD/TTY 463-5697

Manages both subsidized and unsubsidized properties. Provides rental assistance in Mendocino County through the Section 8 and Veterans Affairs Supportive Housing (VASH) programs. Offers the Permanent Supportive Housing first-time home buyer program. Also offers the Energy Savings Assistance (ESA) program for lower income residents in Mendocino and Lake Counties. See http://cdchousing.org.

 

Lake County Habitat for Humanity

16285 Main St., PO Box 1830, Lower Lake

994-1100

Helps families in need to build simple, decent, affordable housing through volunteer labor and donations of money/materials. Houses are sold to partner families at no profit and are financed with affordable, no-interest mortgages. Owner families invest 500 hours of their own labor and sweat equity into building their houses and houses of others. See www.lakehabitat.org.

 

Home Equity AdvisorWebsite sponsored by the non-profit National Council on Aging provides information, tools, and consumer advice to use and protect the value in your home. Includes checklists to help you explore options of aging in place vs. selling and moving. See www.homeequityadvisor.org.

 

Lake County Housing Commission

15975 Anderson Ranch Pkwy,PO Box 9000, Lower Lake

995-4200

Administers low-income housing services programs for Lake County residents. See individual program requirements. Contingent upon the availability of program funds. See www.co.lake.ca.us/Government/Directory/ Social_Services/Housing_Programs.htm.

 

First Time Home Buyers Assistance Program

Provides financial support in the form of deferred payment loans to families who might otherwise be unable to purchase a home. Eligibility: Residents of the unincorporated area of Lake County (not Lakeport). Household income cannot exceed 80% of Lake Countys Median Income, adjusted annually for household size. Contact office for an application.

 

Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program

Rental assistance program for very low- income households. Waiting list may be closed but opens periodically for new applications. Eligibility: Household income cannot exceed 50% of Lake Countys Median Income adjusted annually for household size. Preference given to households under 30% of Median. Contact office for an application.

 

Northern Circle Indian Housing Authority

694 Pinoleville Dr., Ukiah

468-1336

HUD approved housing counseling agency offers credit counseling, credit repair, and first-time home buyer education and down payment assistance for some Native American communities. See www.nciha.org.

 

Rural Communities Housing Development Corporation (RCHDC)

499 Leslie St., Ukiah

463-1975

Subsidized housing, property management services, and self-help program towards home ownership. Contact individual housing complexes to complete application. See www.rchdc.org.

 

 

Subsidized Housing Complexes

 

Lake County

 

Adagio

15117 Olympic Dr., Clearlake

995-0370

Family complex, two, three and four bdrm (three accessible units).

 

Austin Manor Apts.

14900 Burns Valley Rd., Clearlake

995-1650

Senior complex, one bdrm (two accessible units). Eligibility: 62+ unless disabled.

 

Autumn Village Apts.

14930 Burns Valley Rd., Clearlake

995-1650

Senior complex, one bdrm (four accessible units). Eligibility: 62+ unless disabled.

 

Bella Vista Senior Apts.

1075 Martin St., Lakeport

263-3003

Senior complex, one, two bdrm (all units are handicapped-friendly; four units are fully accessible). Eligibility: 62+ unless disabled. See www.lakeport.pwapt.com.

 

Cache Creek Apts.

16080 Dam Rd., Clearlake

994-9581

Family complex, two, three, and four bdrm (five accessible units).

 

Clearlake Apts.

7145 Old Hwy 53, Clearlake

994-5111

Family complex, one, two, three bdrm.

 

EskatonClearlake OaksManor

75 Lake St., Clearlake Oaks

998-9355

Senior complex, one bdrm (two accessible units). Units are 580 square feet, all electric. An independent living, smokefree complex. Eligibility: 62+. See www.eskaton.org.

 

Highlands Village

Office, 6215 Old Hwy 53, Clearlake

994-7538

Senior complex, one bdrm (four accessible units). Eligibility: 62+ or

mobility impaired and very low or extremely low income.

 

Lakeport Village Apts.

901 S. Forbes St., Lakeport

263-5231

Family complex, one, two bdrm (two accessible units).

 

Lakeview Apts.

525 Bevins St., Lakeport

263-7021

Senior complex, studio, one bdrm (four accessible units). Eligibility: 62+ unless mobility impaired.

 

Lakeview Terrace Apts.

7055 Old Hwy 53, Clearlake

995-5295

Family complex, two, three, four bdrm (four accessible units).

 

Middletown Garden Apts.

15750 Knowles Ln., Middletown

987-9668

One, two, three bdrm (two accessible units). Eligibility: 62+ senior section; other section 18+.

 

Nice Village Apts.

6620 Collier Ave., Upper Lake

274-8259

Family complex, one, two, three bdrm (two accessible units).

 

North Shore Villas

5860 E. Hwy. 20, Lucerne

274-2318

Senior complex, one bdrm (four accessible units). Eligibility: 62+

 

Oak Hill Apts.

4425 Cruickshank St., Kelseyville

279-1500

Family complex, two, three, four bdrm

(two accessible units). Eligibility: 18+; must be a current, retired, or disabled domestic farm laborer.

 

Olympic Villa Apts.

14580 Olympic Dr., Clearlake

995-1730

Senior complex, one bdrm (three accessible units). Eligibility: 62+ or persons with special needs. Submit five year landlord history and six months bank statements.

 

Olympic Village

15097 Olympic Dr., Clearlake

994-2408

Senior complex, one, two bdrm (three accessible units). Eligibility: 55+.

 

Orchard Garden Apts.

5025 Gaddy Ct., Kelseyville

279-0804

Family complex,one, two, three bdrm (two accessible units).

 

Ridge Lake Apts.

15160 Austin Dr., Clearlake

994-1163

Family complex, one, two bdrm (six accessible units). See www.ridgelakeapartments.com.

 

Sunshine Manor

2031 Giselman St., Lakeport

263-3761

Senior complex, one bdrm (four accessible units). Eligibility: 62+ unless mobility impaired.

 

Walnut Grove Apts.

3155 Smith Ln., Clearlake

995-0775

Senior complex, one, two bdrm (four accessible units). Eligibility: 55+ and meet income limits.

 

Mendocino County

 

Autumn Leaves

425 E. Gobbi St., Ukiah

462-5550

Senior complex, studio, one bdrm (four accessible units, 18+). Eligibility: 62+ unless disabled.

 

Baechtel Creek Village

61 Alder Ct., Willits

463-5462

Senior complex, one, two bdrm (two accessible units, six with some accessibility features). Eligibility: 55+.

 

Brookside Commons

Various addresses on Cindee Dr., Ukiah

463-5462

Family complex, three bdrm (one accessible unit).

 

Community Development Commission (CDC)

23 units scattered-site Family

Housing, Ukiah

463-5462

Some single-family dwellings, mostly three bdrm, one four-bdrm, one five- bdrm with some accessibility features.

 

Cottages at Cypress

330 Cypress St., Fort Bragg

962-9080

Senior complex, one, two bdrm (two accessible units). Eligibility: 62+ or disabled.

 

Creekside Village

751 Waugh Ln., Ukiah

463-0721

Senior complex, one, two bdrm (four accessible units, 18+). Eligibility: 62+ unless mobility impaired.

 

Cypress Ridge

520 Cypress St., Fort Bragg

964-7715

Senior complex, one, two bdrm (four accessible units). Eligibility: 62+ or disabled.

 

Duane Hill Terrace

600 N. Orchard St., Ukiah

468-9200

Family complex, one, two, three bdrm (three accessible units).

 

Duncan Place

301 Cypress St., Fort Bragg

964-4858

Senior complex, one bdrm. Eligibility: 62+ unless disabled.

 

Ford Street Project Permanent Housing Program

139 Ford St., Ukiah

462-1934

HOME Program rent levels and accepts HUD rental vouchers at Garden Court Apts. For homeless, low-income adults, generally with psychiatric disabilities.

 

Gibson Court

148 Gibson St., Ukiah

462-3005

Mental Health referrals only.

 

Glass Beach Apts.

900-928 John Cimolino Way, Fort Bragg

463-5462

Family complex, three bdrm (two accessible units).

 

Holden Street

490 Dora St., Ukiah

462-3005

Mental Health referrals only.

 

Holly Heights I

77 Holly St., Willits

459-2153

Family complex, one, two, three bdrm, no accessible units.

 

Holly Heights II

201 Holly St., (mail to 77 Holly

St.), Willits

459-2153

Family complex, one, two, three, four bdrm, no accessible units.

 

Jack Simpson School View Apts.

1051 N. Bush St., Ukiah

463-0300

Senior complex, studio, one bdrm (three accessible units). Eligibility: 62+ unless mobility impaired.

 

Lenore Senior Apts.

251 S. Lenore St., Willits

459-2153

Senior complex, one bdrm (one accessible unit). Eligibility: At least one household member 62+.

 

McCarty Manor

741 Waugh Ln., Ukiah

468-0229

Family complex, one, two, three bdrm (four accessible units).

 

Moura Senior Housing

400 South St., Fort Bragg

964-1203

Senior complex, one bdrm. Eligibility: 62+

 

North Pine Street Apts.

1080 N. Pine St., Ukiah

463-0300

Senior complex, one bdrm, ground floor and upstairs - no elevator. Eligibility: 62+ only. Office at Jack Simpson School View Apts., 1051 N. Bush St.

 

Oak Creek

300 Creekside Dr., Willits

459-6233

Family complex, one, two, three bdrm (two accessible units).

 

Oak Glenn

1298 Locust St., Willits

459-6233

Family complex, one, two, three bdrm (three accessible units).

 

Orchard Manor

610 Orchard Ave., Ukiah

468-5810

Family complex, one, two, three bdrm (three accessible units).

 

Orchard Village

548 Ford St., (mail to 610 Orchard Ave.), Ukiah

468-5810

Family complex, one, two, three bdrm (three accessible units). Contact manager at office Orchard Manor, 610 Orchard Ave.

 

River Gardens

421 South St., Fort Bragg

964-6811

Family complex, one, two, three bdrm (two accessible units).

 

Sanderson Way Village

532-586 Sanderson Way, Fort Bragg

463-5462

Family complex, three, four bdrm (one accessible unit).

 

Sea Cliff Apts.

531 Cypress, Fort Bragg

463-5462

Family complex, two bdrm (two accessible units).

 

Summer Creek Village

755 Village Circle, Ukiah

467-1211
Family complex, two, three, four bdrm (four accessible units). Singles allowed in twobdrm apts. Section 8 accepted. (Affordable, moderate-income complex not low income.)

 

Ukiah Green, Ukiah Green South, & Ukiah Terrace

1164 Mulberry St. #41, Ukiah

462-8272

Family complexes, one, two, three bdrm (12 accessible units between three complexes). Section 8. See www.ukiahterraceapartments.com.

 

Walnut Apts.

311 Walnut St., Fort Bragg

964-8041

Family complex, one, two, three bdrm.

 

Walnut Village

1240 N. Pine St., Ukiah

468-9672

Senior complex, one, two bdrm (six accessible units, 18+). Eligibility: 62+ unless mobility impaired.

 

 

Non-Subsidized Senior Housing

 

Brookside Retirement Residence

1199 S. Dora St., Ukiah

462-6262

66-unit senior complex, studio, alcove, and suites (5 accessible units). Daily maid service, congregate meals, and transport to Ukiah destinations. Eligibility: 60+ all household members.

 

Redwood Meadows

1475 Baechtel Rd., Willits

459-1616

Senior complex, studio, 1, 2 bdrm (all units wheelchair accessible, 6 units have additional accessible adaptations). Eligibility: 55+. May accept HUD vouchers. See www.redwood-meadows.com

 

Residential Care Facilities

 

Also called "Board and Care Homes" or "Assisted Living Facilities." These facilities provide room and board, plus care and supervision. Care is typically non-medical, but in some instances limited health care services are provided by appropriately skilled professionals.

 

Lake County

 

A Nice Care Home

6784 Crump Ave., Nice

274-9938

 

Brookdale Clearlake

14789 Burns Valley Rd., Clearlake

995-1900

 

Clover Valley Guest Home

820 Clover Valley Rd., Upper Lake

275-2405

 

Edelweiss Guest Home

955 Pool St., Lakeport

263-4340

 

Three Lakes Assisted Living Facility

8304 Lake St., Lower Lake

995-6008

 

Walnut Grove Retreat

6680 Bergesen Dr., Kelseyville

279-1102

 

 

Mendocino County

 

Dalistan Care Home II

208 Scott St., Ukiah

468-9329 or 468-0924

 

Diamonds on the Water

33531 Navarro Ridge Rd., Albion

937-2540

 

Equinox Care Facility

38281 S. Hwy 1, Gualala

884-4061

 

Holy Child Residential Care Home I

1074 Albright Pl., Ukiah

462-2487

 

Holy Child Residential Care Home II

512 Canyon View Ct., Ukiah

463-5589

 

Holy Child Residential Care Home III

419 Grove St., Willits

456-1234

 

Holy Spirit Residential Care Home

224 Laws Ave., Ukiah

462-0428

 

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