Housing for Independent People, Inc.
|General Agency Information|
|Name:||Housing for Independent People, Inc.|
|Address:||481 Valley Way|
Milpitas, CA 95035
|Days/Hours of Operation/Phone:||Monday-Friday, 9-5|
|Description:||Housing for Independent People, Inc. (HIP) The agency mission is to prevent homelessness by providing affordable housing to people with special needs.
ELIGIBILITY: HIP serves very low-income people with developmental disabilities, psychiatric disabilities, people with AIDS/HIV+, and the elderly. The average income for the people we serve is $1300/month. Approximately 264 people are provided with affordable housing in 173 units of housing at 19 locations in the Bay Area, primarily in Watsonville, San Jose and Oakland.
FUNDING SOURCE: HIP's 2.6 million dollar budget is derived from tenant rental income and charitable donations. Its ability to provide affordable housing has been made possible through low interest loans of 3-4% with the State of California, the City of San Jose and others. More than 90% of its rental revenue is used for the management and maintenance of the properties.
|Volunteer Info:||Volunteer your time and talents, HIP can use your skills. Become a Leader by joining our Board or a committee. Paint, do yard clean-up, landscaping, build a fence, do repairs inside and out on a Workday. Call: (408)941-1850 or email: email@example.com|
|Languages other than English:||None|
|Accommodations for Disabled:||Parking & Wheelchair Access|
|Public Transportation:||Available Within Four Blocks|
|Eligibility:||See Description Notes|
|Fees:||Call for Information|
|Areas Served:||Santa Clara County|
Santa Cruz County
|Funding Source:||See Description Notes|
Subsidized Rental Housing
|This record last modified September 3, 2012|