Shelter Plus Care (S+C)

Description: The Shelter Plus Care Program provides rental assistance for hard-to-serve homeless persons with disabilities in connection with supportive services that are funded from sources outside the program. CVAF provides case management services to veterans enrolled in this program through the Housing Authority of the County of Kern.

Maximum number of beds available: There are no beds available at this time.

Eligibility: Veteran must have a disability (primarily those with serious mental illness, chronic problems with alcohol and/or drugs, and acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) or related diseases) and living in places not intended for human habitation (e.g., streets) or in emergency shelters.

Veteran Commitment:

  • Case management,
  • One-on-one meetings,
  • Home visits.

Who to contact for more information: Referrals start with our Case Manager at the Resource and Referral Center at (661) 323-5637.

Program Director: Vanessa Williams

Funding Source: Housing of Urban Development through the Housing Authority of the County of Kern