Housing Services

Second Chance Center (SCC)

Community Action Connections

Address:
720 W. Court St, (downstairs)
Pasco, Washington 99301

Hours: M-F | 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM

Phone: (509) 545-4042

Website: www.bfcac.org

SCC is a day center for families with children, who are homeless, doubled up, or in imminent danger of becoming homeless. Offering a second chance, for families in crisis, to build a strong foundation and brighter future. (Eligibility Required)

  • Free Services Include:
  • laundry facilities, soap, showers, hygiene supplies and towels
  • food and kitchen facility, food boxes and nutritional snacks
  • computer lab, job search, resume writing, housing search and homework
  • family rest area
  • children's play area and nap room
  • housing stability plan, family and individual assessment plan
  • life skills
  • financial literacy

Community Action Connections

HOME BASE CONNECTIONS CENTER

Supportive Housing Department

Address:
720 W Court St, Upstairs
Pasco,

Hours: M-F | 8:00 AM - 11:30 AM & 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Phone: (509) 545-4042
(509) 786-3379 - Prosser

Home Base

Community Action Connections

Pasco - 720 W Court Street - (509) 545-4042 (8-11:30 AM & 1-4:00 PM)

Prosser - 424 6th St, #2 - (509) 786-3379  Fax # (509) 786-3359

Prosser Hours: Mon., Tues., Wed., Fri. (9:00 AM -12:00 PM & 1-4:00 PM)

CAC has a variety of funding sources for housing assistance each with its own set of eligibility criteria.

All programs at a minimum require documentation that the household lacks both of the following.

  • Sufficient financial resources and
  • Support networks to obtain/retain housing

Services are not guaranteed and subject to funding availability.

Services may include: 

Housing Assistance

CAC has a variety of funding sources for housing assistance, each with its own set of eligibility requirements. Services are not guaranteed and subject to funding availability.

               Must be referred from HRC for programs listed                   

  • Bateman & Choices

Permanent Supportive Housing Program for chronically homeless   individuals. Applicants must be literally homeless, meet HUD’s chronic homeless definition, and have a documented disabling condition

  • Tenant Based Rental Assistance (TBRA)

Transitional Housing Rental Assistance (minimum 91 days to          maximum 24 months) for families with children. Applicants must be literally homeless or at-risk/at-imminent risk of homelessness and the household must include minor children or a pregnant female

  • Young Adult Housing Program (YAHP)

Provides a variety of assistance for Young Adults(18-24) including:

 short-term or medium-term rental assistance to rapidly re-house or to assist those who are literally homeless or at-risk of homelessness.

  • HOPWA/REACH

Assistance to support activities that address the housing needs of

 persons living with HIV/AIDS and their families. Which may also

 include: application fees, first month rent/deposit, short-term rental, mortgage, and utility assistance (STRMU) as well as Tenant Based

 Rental (TBRA). Applicants must be a resident of Benton, Franklin,

Walla Walla, Columbia, Garfield, or Asotin County. Services provided are based on each eligible household’s needs to support housing stability and improve their access to healthcare and supportive services (SS).

  • Housing and Essential Needs (HEN)

Eligibility is determined by DSHS.

Assistance provided may include:  rent/deposit, essential needs,

transportation, and utility assistance to eligible participants. Applicants must be a resident of Benton or Franklin County.

  • EFH/TANF

TANF eligible families with children that are at-imminent risk  or

currently experiencing  literal homelessness and lack the financial

resources and support networks to either maintain their current housing or obtain subsequent housing.

  • CHG

Rental assistance to rapidly re-house individuals and families that are

at-imminent risk  or currently experiencing literal homelessness and lack the financial resources and support networks to obtain subsequent

housing. Provides a variety of assistance, including; deposit assistance, and up to nine (9) months of rental assistance.

  • CDBG

Applicants must be a resident of Benton City, West Richland, Prosser, Connell, Mesa, Basin City or Kahlotus. 

Provides a variety of assistance, including; first month rent/deposit,

short-term rental assistance, application fees, transportation, and utility assistance to eligible participants.

 

ANSIL

( A New Start In Life) House

Kennewick, Washington 99336

Phone: (509) 430-1987 - Janet Pierce

Go to: Facebook—River of Life MCC

Permanent residence for adults who are or have been chronically homeless. Residents share a SRO bedroom in a 5 bedroom house. Currently rent is $200.00 per month for a shared bedroom. Applicants can be referred by HRC, or may contact Janet Pierce for a rental application.

( A New Start In Life) Service Center

Address:
2625 W Bruneau Pl, Unit D
Kennewick, Washington 99336

Hours: Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday / 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Provides showers and laundry services to homeless, or very low income clients. Showers and laundry services are provided on a first come, first served basis, no documentation is needed.

ANSIL

(A New Start In Life) Hall

Address:
2625 W. Bruneau Pl, Unit B
Kennewick, Washington 99336

Phone: (509) 430-1987 - Janet Pierce

Residence for individuals ages 18-24 who are low income (50% or lower of poverty level). Priority given to those with limited or no family support and those who are homeless or at risk of homelessness. Applicants can be referred by HRC, or may contact Janet Pierce for a rental application.

Benton & Franklin Dept. of Human Services (BFDHS)

Housing Resource Center (HRC)

Emergency Housing (EH) Assistance

Address:
7102 W. Okanogan Place, Suite 201
Kennewick, Washington

Hours: M-F / 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM & 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Phone: (509) 737-3946

Walk-in Appointments Only on Mon, Tue, and Thurs

from 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM & 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

*Please call for pre-screening and for list of required documents

Housing Resource Center(HRC)

Eligibility and Assessment: Simplified access to housing services by coordinating applications, providing services when funding is available and referring to other homeless housings providers for additional/longer services.

Emergency Housing (EH) Assistance

Help for individuals/families that are at risk of becoming homeless. This is a service which stabilizes the household to prevent them from homelessness and ending up in the shelter or on the streets.

Transitional Living Program

Referal Process: Clients are referred into the program through Commity Mental Health providers. Packets are available through BFDHS.

Eligibility determination requires at a minimum documentation that the household lacks both of the following:

  • Sufficient financial resources and
  • Support networks to obtain/retain housing

Services are not guaranteed and subject to funding availability.

Blue Mountain Action Council

Supportive Services for Veteran Families Program

Address:
720 W Court Street Downstairs
Pasco, Washington 99301

Phone: (509) 412-5204

Website: www.bmacww.org

Supportive services to very low-income Veteran families living in or transitioning to permanent housing. Providing Veteran families with outreach, case management, and assistance in obtaining VA, as well as short term, limited, financial assistance for rent, deposits.

City of Kennewick

Address:
210 W 6th Ave
Kennewick,

Hours: M-F | 8:00 AM - Noon & 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Phone: (509) 585-4432 - CDBG Coordinator

Programs include: Housing Rehabilitation & Emergency Repair for low-income homeowners. 0% loans to qualified homeowners living in Kennewick. First Time Home Buyer Down Payment Assistance Program provides matching funds up to $5,000 for down payment and closing costs.

City of Pasco

Address:
525 N 3rd
Pasco,

Hours: M-F | 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Phone: (509) 545-3442- CDBG Coordinator

Programs include: Housing Rehabilitation & Emergency Repair Program for low-income homeowners with 0% loans to qualified homeowners living in Pasco.

City of Richland

Address:
505 Swift Blvd
Richland,

Hours: M-F | 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Phone: (509) 942-7390 - CDBG Coordinator

Programs include: Housing Rehabilitation & Emergency Repair for low-income homeowners. 0% loans to qualified homeowners living in Richland. The First Time Home Buyer Down Payment Assistance Program provides matching funds up to $5,000 for down payment and closing costs.

Community Action Connections Home Base Center

Landlord Tenant Rights

Address:
720 W Court St, Upstairs
Pasco,

Hours: M-F | 8:00 AM - 11:30 AM & 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Phone: (509) 545-4042

Printed materials available at the office on issues of renter's rights and problems with landlords.

Domestic Violence Services of Benton and Franklin Counties

Address:
3311 W. Clearwater
Suite C140
Kennewick, Washington

Phone: (509) 735-1295
(509) 582-9841 TTY
(509) 582-9841 (24-hr crisis line)
(509) 582-9841 Shelter
1-800-648-1277 (24-hr toll free)

Website: www.dvsbf.org

Emergency aid/support services provided to victims of domestic violence and their children. Services include: emergency food, clothing, and shelter, 24-hour crisis counseling, safety planning and referral, court hearings, legal referrals, legal assistance with protection orders, and support activities for children living at the shelter.

Elijah Family Homes

Address:
P.O. Box 3027
Richland, Washington 99354

Phone: (509) 943-6610

E-mail: info@elijahfamilyhomes.org

A non-profit, faith-based organization. Provides rental assistance and supportive services for clean and sober housing to a limited number of Tri-City families living in poverty that cannot qualify for traditional housing funds.

Habitat for Humanity

Tri-County Partners

Address:
313 Welsian Way
Richland,

Hours: M-F | 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Phone: (509) 943-5555

Website: www.habitatbuilds.com

Housing organization that works in partnership with low-income people to build and own decent affordable houses. Must apply to become a partner family.

Housing

Elijah House - (Kennewick, Pasco, Richland)

Address:
215 Jadwin St

Richland,

Phone: (509) 572-6149 — Dan Ard
(509) 531-3838 - Mark Bench

Clean & sober living for single men in a Christian environment.

Owens House

Pasco, Washington 99301

Phone: (509) 572-6149 - Dan Ard

Owens House

533 S. Owens St, Pasco

(509) 572-6149 - Dan Ard

Clean and sober living for single men in a Christian enviroment.

Jubilee Ministrys

Address:
1429 Stacy Avenue
Prosser, Washington

Hours: Tue & Thurs only | 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Phone: (509) 786-3033

Website: www.prosserjubilee.org

1st month and eviction prevention.

Available for Prosser residents only.

Kennewick Housing Authority

Address:
1915 West 4th Place
Kennewick,

Hours: M-Thurs | 9:00 AM - Noon & 12:30 PM - 6:00 PM Closed Fridays

Phone: (509) 586-8576
(509) 586-4460 TTY

Website: www.kennewickha.org

Provides rental assistance and housing services for low-income families, including elderly, disabled and handicapped households.Also provides a home ownership program.

Mission

Mission Men's Shelter

Tri-City Union Gospel Mission

Address:
112 N 2nd
Pasco,

Phone: (509) 547-2112

Website: www.tcugm.org

A non-profit Christian organization committed to caring for the hungry, hurting and homeless. Temporary shelter for homeless men. The shelter can provide 3 meals a day.

Mission Women & Children Shelter

Tri-City Union Gospel Mission

Address:
110 N 2nd
Pasco,

Phone: (509) 547-2112

A non-profit Christian organization committed to caring for the hungry, hurting and homeless. Temporary shelter for homeless women and their children. The shelter can provide 3 meals a day.

Oxford Houses of WA

Address:
5426 N. Rd 68 Suite D-102
Pasco, Washington 99301

Phone: (509) 727-9166 or (509) 430-1155

Website: wa.oxfordhouse.us

Oxford Houses of WA. Chapters 8 & 22

Oxford House is a self-run and supported recovery house program for individuals recovering from alcoholism and drug addiction.  Oxford Houses assure an alcohol & drug-free living environment.  You must apply directly at one of the Houses.

Oxford Houses of WA

You must apply directly at one of the houses listed.

Morain House - Women          3613 W 19th Ave, Kennewick       (509) 491-3825

Edison Oxford House - Men      505 S Buchanan, Kennewick        (509) 396-2555

Heavens Park Oxford House - Women   506 S Volland St, Kennewick   (509) 396-0482   

Keewaydin Oxford House - Men        2113 S Fruitland, Kennewick   (509) 582-8295

Kennewick Oxford House - Men        7106 W Umatilla, Kennewick   (509) 783-6091

Metaline Oxford House - Women, Single or with Children

                                             3107 W Metaline Pl, Kennewick    (509) 735-2619

Olympic View Oxford House - Men    1320 W 14th Ave, Kennewick  (509) 396-3480

Park Hills Oxford House - Women   1105 W 17th Pl, Kennewick     (509) 619-0535

Tri-Cities Oxford House - Men       1629 S Palouse Pl, Kennewick   (509) 396-9625

Vista Oxford House - Men              7120 W Umatilla, Kennewick   (509) 735-3139

 

Pasco & Franklin County Housing Authority

Address:
2505 W Lewis
Pasco,

Hours: M-F | 9:00 AM - 5:45 PM

Phone: (509) 547-3581

Website: www.hacpfc.org

Programs help provide affordable housing for elderly, low-income, disabled and families with dependent children.

Salvation Army

Address:
310 North 4th
Pasco,

Hours: Call for appointment: Wednesdays only from 9:00 AM -11:00 AM

Phone: (509) 547-2138

www.pasco.salvationarmy.org

Rental assistance and utility bill assistance.

Sea Mar

Sea Mar's La Posada

Address:
627 W Lewis St
Pasco, Washington

Hours: M-Sat | 8 AM - 7 PM

Phone: (509) 546-0865

Website: www.seamar.org/franklin-housing-laposada

La Posada East and La Posada West is seasonal farm worker housing.  Only people working in agriculture in the area are elibible for this housing.

Shalom Ecumenical Center / SEC Affordable Housing

Shalom Ecumenical Center / SEC-Affordable Housing

Washington

Phone: 1-800-572-9181 ext 4908
509-627-6167

Tri-Cities Terrace West & East - 1770 & 1790 Leslie Road, Richland

Tri-Cities Terrace South - 454 Gage Blvd, Richland

Edison Terrace West - 520 North Edison Street, Kennewick

For housing applications contact: Goodale and Barbieri Company at 1-800-572-9181 ext 4908 or (509) 627-6167.

Serves low-income elderly & disabled people by providing affordable housing and related services in the Tri-Cities area.

Shelter plus Care

Benton & Franklin Dept. of Human Services (BFDHS)

Address:
7102 W. Okanogan Place
Suite 201
Kennewick, Washington

Phone: (509) 783-5284

Shelter plus Care is a permanent housing program offered through the Benton & Franklin Department of Human Services (BFDHS).

Criteria/Eligibility:  Homeless person with serious mental illness.

Referral Process:  Clients are referred into the program by Community Mental Health Providers or Medical Providers.  Packets are available through BFDHS.

Description:  The program provides assistance for hard-to-serve homeless persons with disabilities in connection with supportive services funded from sources outside the program.

Tri-Cities Residential Services

Address:
741 S. Dayton Street
Suite A
Kennewick,

Phone: (509) 783-3331 (24 Hours)

Teaches essential life skills & provides support to individuals with disabilities,  maximizing their ability to function independently.

Veterans Opportunity Center

Veterans Resource Center

Address:
1600 North 20th Avenue, Suite A
P.O. Box 2606
Pasco, Washington 99301

Hours: M-F / 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Phone: (509) 545-6558
(888) 545-6558

Website: www.veteransopportunitycenter.org/programs                       

Group Home for Veterans.  Providing Mentoring, Counseling Chaplaincy, Recreation, skill training & case management. Requires: DD214 honorable, HUD homeless and income criteria. Veteran must be clean & sober for at least 30 days. Call for additional information to apply.