Housing & Roommate Services

AFFORDABLE LIVING FOR THE AGING
(323) 650- 7988 (select option#2)
www.alaseniorliving.org

Roommate referral services, shared housing and co-op living for Seniors. Matching for younger
persons with older persons is also available. 

AIDS PROJECT LOSANGELES—RESIDENTIAL SERVICES

AIDS Project Los Angeles
611 S. Kingsley Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90005
Appointment Line - (213) 201-1637 (Checked Daily)
www.apla.org

AIDS Project Los Angeles (APLA) Residential Services Program administers the HOPWA Program (See “Housing Opporutnities for People Living with AIDS” in this section) and provides people living with HIV/AIDS the necessary resources to find and maintain permanent housing. Walk in hours are Mon., Weds. and Friday from 10am-4pm.

CHIRP/LA (a program of PAWS/LA)
1150 S. Hope St. Suite A
Los Angeles, CA 90015
(213) 741-1951
www.CHIRPLA.org

CHIRP/LA (Comprehensive Housing Information & Referrals for People Living with HIV/AIDS) is a program of PAWS/LA that provides free housing referrals and information for emergency, transitional, permanent housing and other support services.

GAY & LESBIAN ELDER HOUSING (GLEH)
1602 Ivar Avenue
Hollywood, CA 90028
(323) 957-7200
www.gleh.org

GLEH is a non-profit that provides affordable and safe residential communities for LGBT older adults, including Triangle Square, a 104-unit building located in Hollywood.

GOLDRICH AND KEST
(310) 204-2050
www.gkind.com

Developer and management company with housing options citywide. List of HUD subsidized units available. The 1222 N. Fairfax Blvd. building in West Hollywood has a long waiting list. You may obtain an application at 1222 N. Fairfax Blvd.

HOLLYWOOD COMMUNITY HOUSING CORPORATION
(323) 469-0710
www.hollywoodhousing.org

Provides affordable housing in the Hollywood area for low and moderate income seniors, families, and persons living with AIDS/HIV.

HOUSING AUTHORITY OF THE COUNTY OF LOS ANGELES (HACoLA)
700 West Alhambra St.
Alhamabra, CA  91801
(800) 731-4663 or (626) 262-4510

Section 8 - Section 8 assists low-income households to obtain affordable, privately-owned rental housing and to increase their housing choices.  The waiting list is currently closed.  If you have Section 8 already and have questions, contact your case manager.

Public Housing - There are 64 buildings in LA County including three in West Hollywood (838 West Knoll, 959 N. Palm, 800-801 N. Kings).  Please contact HACoLA for more information on how to apply.

HOUSING OPPORTUNITIES FOR PEOPLE LIVING WITH AIDS (HOPWA)
Aid for AIDS
(323) 656-1107
www.aidforaids.net

AIDS Project Los Angeles (APLA)
Appointment Line – (213) 201-1637
(Appointment Line checked daily)

Offers short term rental assistance for utilities, security deposits and rent.  Subsidized housing program available through APLA.

MENORAH HOUSING
(310) 475-6083
www.menorahhousing.org

Menorah Housing Foundation is subsidized by HUD and owns and manages 16 senior apartment buildings throughout Los Angeles County. Must be 62 years of age or older at time of application with annual earnings of 50% less of Area Median Income ($22,950 maximum income for one person households, $26,200 maximum for two person households). Application periods are announced by public notice in local newspapers, senior centers and other community sites. Applicants are selected by lottery for placement on a waiting list.

PROJECT NEW HOPE
(213) 250-9481
www.projectnewhope.org

Provides affordable housing as well as vocational services to low and moderate individuals and families living with AIDS/HIV.

SANTA MONICA COMMUNITY HOUSING CORPORATION
(310) 394-8487
www.communitycorp.org

Low income housing in Santa Monica. Offers 1, 2 & 3 bedroom units in Santa Monica.

WEST HOLLYWOOD INCLUSIONARY HOUSING
(323) 848-6851

The City of West Hollywood administers an inclusionary Housing Program, in which a percentage of newly constructed apartments are made available to low- and moderate-income households.  The moderate-income waiting list is currently open.  Click here -- INCLUSIONARY HOUSING RENT SCHEDULE/INCOME RANGES [PDF] -- for the current rent schedule and the household income ranges necessary to qualify for the moderate list.  All low-income units in the program are currently occupied and the waiting list is closed to new applications.  It will be opened if there is sufficient residential construction.  

WEST HOLLYWOOD COMMUNITY HOUSING CORPORATION
7530 Santa Monica Blvd.
West Hollywood, CA 90046-6407
(323) 650-8771
(323) 650-5901 (24 hour information line)
www.whchc.org

A non-profit housing developer that builds, rehabilitates and manages housing in West Hollywood for lower-income families, seniors and persons living with disabilities including HIV/AIDS.