Supportive Housing

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More than just a place to live

According to Census statistics, Orange County’s population more than doubled between 1965 and 2009. Unfortunately the availability of affordable housing has decreased. RECAP’s Supportive Housing programs provide a variety of residences focusing on veterans, seniors, the disabled, and the homeless.

A case manager is matched with each family and meets regularly, in-office and in-home to help set goals to regain stability and self-sufficiency. Case managers support participants through

  • Social service navigation
  • Assistance with CPS/APS services
  • Help replacing vital documents
  • Finding clothes for a job interview
  • Securing food
  • Furthering their education, finding job training
  • Updating resumes & interviewing

Our residences

COMMUNITY REENTRY PROJECT (CREP)
Permanent living apartments in Middletown and Newburgh areas for displaced families.

AVENT HOUSE
Furnished rooms in Middletown, including a community room and an on-site resident manager, resident-developed security program. Facility is gated at night and has 24/7 surveillance, as well as on-site laundry, heat/hot water and cable available.

DORIS B. CHRISTOPHER SENIOR HOUSE
Handicapped-accessible housing for men and women. Offers single room occupancies, shared living facilities, and on-site laundry. A resident manager lives on-site to maintain building grounds and offer 24/7 security. RECAP case managers help residents access other supportive services like Meals on Wheels. Heat/hot water and cable available.

FOCUS BUILDING
A residence for women and children in Middletown. 24/7 security, on-site laundry facility, heat/hot water and cable.

PACER HOUSE
Located in Middletown. Furnished rooms, shared living facilities and a community room for people with special needs, including a history of incarceration, addiction, and mental health issues. Heat/hot water and cable available.

HASBROUCK HOUSE
Furnished rooms with shared living facilities. Located in Newburgh.

Eligibility

For supportive housing or rental assistance, applicants must be income-eligible residents of Orange County and be homeless or potentially homeless.

All applicants must complete the Supportive Housing Application and mail to the address indicated on the form. Print the application here: Supportive Housing Application

Contact us

RECAP’s Supportive Housing Program
119 East Main Street in Middletown, New York
(845) 342-3978
Fax: (845) 342-5757
Office hours: Monday-Friday 9:00am–5:00pm

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