Understanding the Shelter Plus Care Program

The Shelter Plus Care Program offers rental assistance in combination with supportive services from other sources, to assist homeless people with disabilities, primarily those with serious mental illness, chronic problems with alcohol and/or drugs, and acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS), and related diseases.

The Shelter Plus Care Program is a five-year program in cooperation with Health and Human Services. This program assists approximately 10 households.

Referrals

Referrals to this program must be made through Health and Human Services. Applicants must continue to receive supportive services from the referring agency and must qualify under the Section 8 criteria.

Questions

The Shelter Plus Care Program is a part of the Supportive Housing Program sponsored by the Napa County Homeless Services Planning Council - Continuum of Care. For additional information, please contact Amanda Jones at 707-259-8682.