AFFORDABLE HOUSING

THE WAY HOME HAS A VARIETY OF AFFORDABLE HOUSING OPTIONS TO HELP THOSE IN NEED

The Way Home provides affordable housing solutions to provide for our most at-risk residents. This includes transitional housing, permanent supportive housing, veterans housing and affordable rental units. The program also in cludes our Housing Assistance Fund.

Transitional and Special Needs Housing
Above our Housing Resource center, The Way Home provides seven units of transitional supportive housing for homeless children and their care-givers.

Permanent Supportive Housing
Spruce Keys Family Housing provides 3-4 bedroom apartments for large families. The price and age of Manchester’s existing housing stock puts large low-income families at risk of homelessness or lead poisoning. Built in2010, Spruce Keys Family Housing begins to meet that need. Its location on The Way Home’s campus also allows residents access to our full range of supportive services.

Thanks to a HUD Samaritan Initiative Grant, The Way Home also provides 9 units of permanent housing for chronically homeless individuals with disabilities. That housing is provided in conjunction with The Way Home’s Steps to Success coaching.

Veterans Housing
Completed inSeptember of 2102, Laurel Keys opened its doors and houses six formerly homeless disabled veterans. Veterans are increasing among the homeless in need of supportive housing. Recognizing these barriers to independence, The Way Home focuses on building a relationship of trust and mutual respect.

Affordable Rental Housing Units
The Way Home owns and manages 9 units of affordable housing in Allenstown, New Hampshire.

Housing Assistance Fund-Security Deposit Loans
Since opening our doors in 1988, our housing assistance fund has leveraged over $2 million in security deposit guarantees to help more than 4,500 households secure homes. We work in partnership with Manchester’s Community Improvement Program and the NH Bureau of Homeless and Housing Services. In addition to our loan programs, we have a fund for homeless prevention grant.

Security Deposit Guarantee: In 1993, The Way Home’s Security Deposit Guarantee became the model for State Legislation, creating the State of New Hampshire Housing Security Guarantee Program. While the landlord is guaranteed the security deposit, the tenant is helped to make budgeted monthly payments.

NH Rental Guarantee: In 2000, The Way Home piloted a program for the State to provide incentives to property owners to rent to homeless families.

Homeless Housing Revolving Access Loan Fund: In 2008, The Way Home became a local administrator for a new initiative to help homeless persons secure rental housing.

AFFORDABLE HOUSING
The Way Home provides affordable transitional and permanent housing for individuals and families at risk for homelessness.
HEALTHY HOMES
The Way Home identifies housing safety issues and follows up to resolve those issues by combining education, advocacy, and technical assistance.
HOMELESSNESS PREVENTION
The Way Home provides the resources to assist homeless persons and renters and homeowner who are at risk of homelessness.
242 HOUSEHOLDS SECURED OR PREVENTED THE LOSS OF SAFE HOUSING IN MANCHESTER LAST YEAR

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To learn more about the housing opportunities available through The Way Home call or fill out and submit this form.

214 Spruce Street
Manchester, NH 03103
(603) 627-3491 office
(603) 644-7949 fax
info@thewayhomenh.org

Hours:
M/W/F: 8:30AM – 3:30PM
T/Th: 10:00AM – 4:00PM