Community Development Commission of Mendocino County (CDC)
The CDC operates a number of housing programs for Mendocino County including Section 8, Shelter Plus Care and Veterans Housing (VASH) rental assistance. We also manage our own housing throughout our county. We administer programs that provide funding for home purchases and housing rehabilitation.
We implement energy efficiency programs for local governments with the assistance of PG&E.
Please see the CONTACT US page for office hours.
THE HOUSING CHOICE VOUCHER WAITING LIST WILL OPEN FOR THE FOLLOWING PROGRAM ONLY:
WILL OPEN ON APRIL 8TH, 2019 AT 8:00 A. M.
AND WILL REMAIN OPEN UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.
Family Unification Program: This program provides rental assistance for low income households in which;
- The lack of adequate housing is a primary factor in either the imminent placement of the family’s child, or children in out of home care; or the delay of discharge of a child, or children, to the family from out-of-home care; or
- A youth that is at least 18 years old and not more than 24 years of age who left foster care at age 16 or older or will leave foster care within 90 days, and are homeless; or at risk of becoming homeless.
How to Apply: Families must be referred to CDC by the Family & Children’s Services department. If this program seems right for your circumstances, please contact your social worker at Family & Children’s Services (707) 463-7990.
The waiting list for Housing Choice Voucher remains open for those who qualify for the following:
- Natural Disaster Emergency Preference –Families who have been affected by a federal or state declared natural disaster such as a fire, flood, earthquake or other natural cause in which the applicant’s housing was rendered uninhabitable.
SPECIAL NOTICE DUE TO RECENT WILDFIRES
**Please check our Fire Relief Information page for information about resources for those who have been affected by the recent wildfires.
The Community Development Commission of Mendocino County requests that current program participants and applicants listed on CDC’s waiting lists who have been directly impacted by the recent wildfires to please contact us as soon as possible.
-Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) participants
-Permanent Supportive Housing (formerly known as Shelter Plus Care) participants
-As well as any families currently listed on CDC’s waiting lists
Additionally, our Project Based Voucher Waiting List is currently open. If you have been directly impacted by the wildfires you may apply and potentially receive a preference.
Office: (707) 463-5462
Fax: (707) 463-4188
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