Housing Services

CARES HOUSING PROGRAM

 
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General Information
Description of ServiceCARES provides supportive scattered site residence for people with HIV and AIDS. CARES works to address unmet housing and services needs among homeless and-or disabled persons within local communities. CARES works with persons living with HIV-AIDS, other disabilities and-or other life challenges, serving as a catalyst for improving the quality of life in local communities. It does so by helping communities address unmet needs as well as create and coordinate the resources necessary to address these needs.
LocationAlbany
Geographical AreaAlbany, Rensselaer, Saratoga, Schenectady, Warren, and Washington
Public TransportationCall for details
Facility/ADA AccessCall for details
Intake ProcedureCall 518-489-4130 X106
Contact: Christine Wasik, Project Manager
cwasik@careny.org
Intake RequirementsApplication Procedure
Additional RequirementsProof of income, birth certificate, physician's statement, and proof of residency.
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish
EligibilityHave a documented HIV diagnosis. Be homeless or at risk of imminent homelessness. Provide documentation of a household income less than 80% of the median income for a similar sized household in Albany County. Require the size unit which is being requested.
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesCall for details
 
Specific Hours: Mon-Fri, 9:00 am-5:00 pm
 
Contact Information
 
Physical Site Address 1 200 Henry Johnson Boulevard #4
Physical Site City, State, Zip Albany, NY 12210
Main Phone 518-489-4130
Fax 518-489-2237
Service Location Email info@caresny.org
Web Address www.caresny.org
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: CORPORATION FOR AIDS RESEARCH, EDUCATION AND SERVICES (CARES)
Affiliated Program: CARES HOUSING PROGRAM
This Service: Housing Services
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: AIDS/HIV (YF-3000.0270)
Homeless Permanent Supportive Housing (BH-8400.3000)