Housing Assistance In The Central Coast Region

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Salvation Army-Atascadero

Filed Under

Contact
8420 El Camino Real
Atascadero, CA 93422
(805) 466-7201

Description
The Salvation Army providesrental and utility assistance,emergency food assistance and someother basic needs such as clothing and miscellaneous assistance; services offered vary based on site (call for more information).

Hours
Hours vary by site; call for more information.

Eligibility
Services available to anyone. Needs are assessed through private interview.

Area Served
San Luis Obispo County

Catholic Charities

Filed Under

Contact
751 Palm St
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
(805) 541-9110

Description
Assistance to the poor, working poor, homeless, and elderly who face emergency situations such as eviction, rent assistance, utility shut-offs.

Hours
Mon-Fri, 9 am - 5 pm

Area Served
San Luis Obispo County

First Presbyterian Church

Filed Under

Contact
981 Marsh St
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
(805) 543-5451

Description
Provides charity assistance, such as food, rent and utility assistance, sleeping bags, gas vouchers, bus/rail tickets, and auto repair/insurance/registration assistance.

Hours
Wednesdays 1pm-3:45pm

Area Served
San Luis Obispo County

Housing Authority City-Slo

Filed Under

Contact
487 Leff St
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
(805) 543-4478

Description
The Rental Deposit Loan Program (rdlp) Is Available To Eligible Households Who Are Working With The San Luis Obispo Housing Consortium And It's Member Agencies. This Is A Resource For Deposit Assistance. The Benefit Is Available As A Loan That Is To Be Repaid In Monthly Installments To Haslo. 

Eligibility
Eligible Households (individuals And Households) Who:1. Meet The Definition Of "homeless" Per Requirements.2. Qualify As Low Income (under 80% Ami).3. Will Receive Case Management And Other Services From A Member Of The Consortium. Adults Families Females Males

Documents Required
Contact HASLO for more information on participating consortium member agencies.

Area Served
San Luis Obispo County


Pregnancy & Parenting Support formerly ALPHA

Filed Under

Contact
3480 S Higuera St
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
(805) 541-3367

Description
Income eligible $300 rental deposit loans Additional assistance is currently available for women in their 3rd trimester.

Area Served
San Luis Obispo County

Paso Robles Housing Authority

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Contact
901 30th St
Paso Robles, CA 93446
(805) 238-4015

Description
Provides Low-cost Housing And Section 8 Subsidized Rental Housing For Eligible Families, Senior Citizens (age 62 Or Over), And Disabled Persons.

Area Served
San Luis Obispo County

Community Action Commission

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Contact
201 W Chapel St
Santa Maria, CA 93458
(805) 964-8857

Description
Provides utility assistance and home weatherization to qualified low-income families both owners and renters.

Hours
8a.m. - 5p.m. M-F

Eligibility
Low-income families.

Area Served
Santa Barbara County

Salvation Army Social Services Department

Filed Under

Contact
200 W Cook St
Santa Maria, CA 93458
(805) 349-2421

Description
Offers programs for youth. Provide Emergency assistance to qualified individuals and families. Lunch is served at no charge M-F, 12-12:30 p.m. Energy Assistance and USDA Commodity Distribution site.

Hours
Admin. Office: 8:30 a.m.-3:00 p.m. M-F, Social services: 1:15-3:00 p.m. M-F, Lunch Program: 12-12:30 p.m. M-F, Church Service: 11:00 a.m. Sundays

Eligibility
Low Income in need of assistance.

Area Served
Santa Barbara County


People Helping People

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Contact
545 Alisal Rd
Solvang, CA 93463
(805) 686-0295

Description
Provides financial and other assistance to prevent eviction, maintain utility services, prevent homelessness, and provide meals. Services include: rental and utility assistance, temporary shelter, food/meals, transportation, and household goods.

Hours
8:30a.m. - 5:00p.m. M-F

Eligibility
Services available based upon financial need, reason for financial crisis, and an individual or families ability to make future payments. Must pass drug test and assistance available on a one time basis only.

Area Served
Santa Barbara County

PATH - Santa Barbara

Filed Under

Contact
3622
Santa Barbara, CA 93103
(805) 884-8481

Description
The Homeless Prevention and Rapid Re-housing Program (HPRP) is a collaboration between Bringing Our Community Home, Casa Esperanza, Catholic Charities, Legal Aid Foundation, Transition House, and the Rental Housing Mediation Task Force.The services offered are financial assistance for rent due, deposits, utilities, moving costs, help with locating housing, legal aid to inform people of their rights, and mediation to help prevent evictions.Santa Barbara County 2010 Very-Low Income Limits: (Household Size/Maximum Annual Income)

Eligibility
The services are available to people who have an income of 50% or less than the Area Median Income, (see chart in program description), and are at risk of becoming homeless, or are currently homeless, and have an eviction notice with their name on it. Case management is required of all participants.

Area Served
Santa Barbara County