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Transitional Housing

Location:

Redwood City

Accommodations:

Seven single rooms

Fee:

30% of an individual's adjusted gross income.

Stairs/Ambulatory:

Individuals must be ambulatory.  All rooms are on the second floor.

Age:

Must be 18 years of age or older.

Type of Supervision:

On-site case manager available Monday through Friday between 8:30am and 5:00pm.  Spring Street Shelter staff provide assistance at all other times.

Length of Stay:

On a month to month basis for up to 18 months.

Cooking and Household Responsibility:

Residents may join Shelter residents for breakfast and dinner, and may have their own microwaves in their rooms.  Each room has a small refrigerator.  Residents must keep their own rooms clean and all residents are responsible for cleaning of the shared living area.  On-site pay phone, business phone and free laundry facilities are available.

Transportation:

Residents are expected to arrange for their own transportation.  If needed, staff may provide assistance.  The facility is within four blocks of a bus stop.

Services:

A case manager works with residents to obtain financial benefits, medical and mental health treatment, permanent housing and other services as needed and appropriate.

Referral Process:

First priority is given to residents of the Shelter.  A telephone call followed by written referral is necessary.  Applicants will be invited for an interview with staff and residents prior to acceptance into the program.

Family Involvement:

Residents are asked to determine the level of family involvement they would like to have.  Staff encourage family to be involved as much as possible.

Phone: 650-365-5772