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Transitional Housing Programs for Homeless Persons
Agency Address Category of Service # of Adult Units or Open Files
AIDS Taskforce of Greater Cleveland: Abdenour House
Darilynn Beiler
dbeiler@atfgc.org
3210 Euclid Ave
Cleveland 44115 216-621-0766
Transitional Housing for Men and Women
  1. Serves 6 single persons
  2. Length of stay in transitional housing program: up to 24 months
  3. Services:
    • Provides assessment of needs & case management for medical Tx or maintenance, skill development, income, permanent housing, sobriety, self-sufficiency
    • Provides direct assistance in obtaining permanent housing
6 Beds
City Mission Crossroads Transitional Housing Program
Pete Bliss, Director
pbliss@thecitymission.org
5310 Carnegie Ave
Cleveland 44103 216-431-3515
Transitional Housing for Men
  1. Serves 50 single men
  2. Length of stay in transitional housing program: up to 24 months
  3. Services:
    • Provides assessment of needs for skill development, income, permanent housing, sobriety, self-sufficiency
    • Provides extensive case management assisting clients to develop domestic skills, higher education, job readiness/training, D/A recovery, emotional stability
    • Provides direct assistance in obtaining permanent housing
50 Beds
Cleveland Housing Network Supportive Housing Demonstration Program (SHDP)
Ruth Berzins
Program Coordinator
rberzins@chnnet.com
2999 Payne Avenue
Cleveland 44114 216-574-7100
Transitional Housing
  1. Serves 5 Families in scattered housing sites
    • Assessment and case management done at Cleveland Housing Network, 2999 Payne Avenue
  2. Length of stay in transitional housing program: up to 24 months
  3. Services:
    • Provides assessment of needs for skill development, income, permanent housing, sobriety, self-sufficiency
    • Provides extensive case management assisting clients to develop domestic skills, higher education, job readiness/training, D/A recovery, emotional stability
    • Provides direct assistance in obtaining permanent housing
18 Beds
Continue Life –Hope & Glory
Balinda Cavor Director
balindac@continuelife.org
17917 Euclid Avenue
Cleveland 44112 216-383-1984
Transitional Housing
  1. Serves 16 pregnant women and children from the ages of 17 and up
  2. Length of stay in transitional housing program: Up to 24 months
  3. Services:
    • Provides assessment of needs for pre-natal care, parenting, skill development, income, permanent housing, self-sufficiency
    • Provides extensive case management assisting clients to develop parenting and domestic skills, higher education, job readiness/training, emotional stability Provides direct assistance in obtaining permanent housing.
16 Units (has 32 beds available to accommodate mothers & infants).
Family Transitional Housing
Gerry Skoch, Executive Dir
gskoch@wsccenter.org
3135 Lorain Avenue
Cleveland 44113
216-631-4741
Transitional Housing for Families
  1. Serves 32 families in scattered sites
    • Assessment and case management done at Family Transitional Housing on Ansel
  2. Length of stay in transitional housing program: Up to 24 months
  3. Services:
    • Provides assessment of needs for skill development, income, permanent housing, sobriety, self-sufficiency
    • Provides extensive case management assisting clients to develop domestic skills, higher education, job readiness/training, D/A recovery, domestic violence avoidance, emotional stability
    • Provides direct assistance in obtaining permanent housing
32 units 106 Beds
Hitchcock Center
Mary Bazie,
Executive Director
mbazie@hcfw.org

Diane Curry
Program Manager
dcurry@hcfw.org
1227 Ansel Road
Cleveland 44108 216-421-0662
Transitional Housing for Women
  1. Serves 15 single women and 5 women with 1 infant or toddler in it’s 20-bed unit; and 6 families only (women & children) in its 6-bed unit. All women are in recovery from Drug/Alcohol abuse
  2. Length of stay in transitional housing program: Up to 24 months, depending on progress
  3. Services:
    • Provides extensive holistic recovery program (not treatment)
    • Provides assessment of needs for skill development, income, permanent housing, self-sufficiency
    • Provides extensive case management assisting clients to develop life skills, higher education, job readiness/training, D/A recovery, emotional stability, parenting, etc. Provides direct assistance in obtaining permanent housing
36 Beds
Joseph’s Home
Georgette Jackson
Director
2412 Community College Ave
Cleveland 44115 216-685-1551
Transitional Housing for Men with medical problems
  1. Serves 11 men who are medically ill
  2. Length of stay in transitional housing program: Up to 24 months
  3. Services:
    • Provides assessment of medical problems and disability eligibility
    • Provides assessment of needs for skill development, income, permanent housing, self-sufficiency, sobriety
    • Provides extensive case management assisting clients to develop medical self-sufficiency, domestic skills, higher education, job readiness/training, D/A recovery, emotional stability
    • Provides direct assistance in obtaining permanent housing
11 Beds
Mental Health Services Safe Haven II
Brenda Brown-Ward Manager

Susan Neth,
Executive Director
susan@mhs-inc.org
6128 Lausche Blvd
Cleveland 44103 216-431-0670
Transitional Housing for Men and Women with serious mental disabilities
  1. Serves 24 men & women
  2. Length of stay in transitional housing program: Up to 24 months
  3. Services:
    • Provides assessment of needs for mental health status, skill development, income, permanent housing, sobriety, self-sufficiency
    • Provides extensive case management assisting clients to develop good mental health, domestic skills, D/A recovery, emotional stability
    • Provides direct assistance in obtaining permanent housing
24 Beds
Mental Health Services
Bridging the Gap
Jim Holbrook, Manager

Susan Neth, Executive Director
susan@mhs-inc.org
276 E 156 St
Cleveland 44110
216-361-0365
Transitional Housing for Youth with serious mental disabilities

1. Serves 8 men & women
2. Length of stay in transitional housing program: Up to 24 months
3. Services:
• Provides assessment of needs for mental health status, skill development, income,
permanent housing, sobriety, self-sufficiency
• Provides extensive case management assisting clients to develop good mental health,
domestic skills, D/A recovery, emotional stability
• Provides direct assistance in obtaining permanent housing
8 Beds
Mental Health Services North Point Transitional Housing Program
Ed Gemerchak Director
gemerchake@mhs-inc.org
1550 Superior
Cleveland 44114 216-623-6555
Transitional Housing for Men
  1. Serves 160 single men who are directly referred from Lakeside Shelter
  2. Length of stay in transitional housing program: four to six months
  3. Services:
    • Provides job readiness and placement
    • Provides permanent housing placement
160 Beds
New Life Community
Walter Ginn
Executive Director
walter.ginn@newlifecomm.org
3470 E.152nd
Cleveland 44120 216-751-7301 ext 201
Transitional Housing for Women with Children
  1. Serves 14 families, head of household with children/ must be homeless and jobless
  2. Length of stay in transitional housing program: SIXTEEN WEEK transitional housing program with jobs focus
  3. Services:
    • Empowerment based program with focus on job readiness and life skills training; strong budgeting component
    • Case management services, assessment, referrals to appropriate providers
14 Units
Salvation Army PASS Program
Beau Hill, Director
beau.hill@use.salvationarmy.org

John Wolak, Program Manager
1710 Prospect Avenue
Cleveland 44115 216-619-4709
Transitional Housing for Men
  1. Serves 75 men
  2. Length of stay in transitional housing program: Up to 24 months
  3. Services:
    • Provides assessment of needs for skill development, income, permanent housing, sobriety, self-sufficiency
    • Provides extensive case management assisting clients to develop domestic skills, higher education, job readiness/training, D/A recovery, emotional stability
75 Beds
Salvation Army Project Share
Beau Hill, Director
beau.hill@use.salvationarmy.org
1710 Prospect
Cleveland 44115 216-619-4709
Transitional/Independent Housing for Men
  1. Serves 32 men
  2. Length of stay in transitional/independent housing program: Typically 9 months
  3. Services:
    • Provides on-going assessment of needs for skill development, income, permanent housing, sobriety, self-sufficiency
    • Provides on-going case management assisting clients to develop domestic skills, higher education, job readiness/training, D/A recovery, emotional stability
    • Provides direct assistance in obtaining permanent housing
32 Beds
Salvation Army Railton Program
Beau Hill, Director
beau.hill@use.salvationarmy.org

Rob Lax, Program Manager
6001 Woodland Ave
Cleveland 44104 216-619-4676 216-361-6778
Transitional Housing for Men
  1. Serves 56 men
  2. Length of stay in transitional housing program: Up to 24 months
  3. Services:
    • Provides assessment of needs for skill development, income, permanent housing, sobriety, self-sufficiency
    • Provides extensive case management assisting clients to develop domestic skills, higher education, job readiness/training, D/A recovery, emotional stability
    • Provides direct assistance in obtaining permanent housing
56 Beds
Transitional Housing Inc
Sherrie Brandon,
Interim Director
sbrandon@transitionalhousingin
c.org
1545 West 25th
Cleveland 44113 216-781-2250
Transitional Housing for Women
  1. Serves 63 single women and 4 women & their children all of whom have been diagnosed with drug/alcohol problems
  2. Length of stay in transitional housing program: Up to 24 months
  3. Services:
    • Provides complete post treatment recovery program
    • Provides assessment of needs for skill development, income, permanent housing, self-sufficiency
    • Provides extensive case management assisting clients to develop domestic skills, higher education, job readiness/training, D/A recovery, emotional stability
    • Provides direct assistance in obtaining permanent housing
71 beds
Veterans Transitional Residence Program
Robert Darby, Program Manager
Robert.darby@va.gov
9401 Lorain
Cleveland 44102 216-281-1957 ext3321
Transitional Housing for Men Who are Veterans
  1. Serves 25 Men (three units are available for women as needed)
  2. Length of stay in transitional residence program: from 4 to 6 months
  3. Services:
    • Provides assessment of veterans benefits and needs for skill development, income, permanent housing, sobriety, self-sufficiency
    • Provides extensive case management assisting clients to develop higher education, job readiness/training, D/A recovery
    • Provides direct assistance in obtaining permanent housing
25 Beds
Volunteers of America Transitional Living Program
Martin Williams Program Director
martin.williams@voago.org
2710 Walton Avenue
Cleveland 44113 216-621-0120
Transitional Housing for Men
  1. Serves 28 men
  2. Length of stay in transitional housing program: Up to 24 months
  3. Services:
    • Provides assessment of needs for skill development, income, permanent housing, sobriety, self-sufficiency
    • Provides extensive case management assisting clients to develop domestic skills, higher education, job readiness/training, D/A recovery, emotional stability
    • Provides direct assistance in obtaining permanent housing
28 Beds
Volunteers of America Veterans Resource Program
Michael Salois, Director
michael.salois@voago.org
775 E 152 Street
Cleveland 44110 216-541-9000
Transitional Housing for Men who are Veterans
  1. Serves 53 men
  2. Length of stay in transitional housing program: Up to 24 months
  3. Services:
    • Provides assessment of needs for skill development, income, permanent housing, sobriety, self-sufficiency
    • Provides extensive case management assisting clients to develop domestic skills, higher education, job readiness/training, D/A recovery, emotional stability
    • Provides direct assistance in obtaining permanent housing
53 Beds
University Settlement
Tracey Mason, ED
tmason@universitysettlement.ne
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Stacey Ferguson
 Program Manager
sferguson@universitysettlement.
net
4800 Broadway
Cleveland 44127 216-641-8948
Transitional Housing for Women with Children
  1. Serves 22 families
  2. Length of stay in transitional housing program: Up to 24 months
  3. Services:
    • Provides assessment of needs for skill development, income, permanent housing, sobriety, self-sufficiency
    • Provides extensive case management assisting clients to develop domestic skills, higher education, job readiness/training, D/A recovery, emotional stability
    • Provides direct assistance in obtaining permanent housing
22 Family Units
Y Haven I
Chip Joseph Director
cjoseph@clevelandymca.org
6001 Woodland Ave
Cleveland 44104 216-431-2018
Transitional Housing
  1. Serves 108 men
  2. Length of stay in transitional housing program: Up to 24 months
  3. Services:
    • Provides assessment of needs for skill development, income, permanent housing, sobriety, self-sufficiency
    • Provides extensive case management assisting clients to develop domestic skills, higher education, job readiness/training, D/A recovery, emotional stability
    • Provides direct assistance in obtaining permanent housing
108 Beds
Y Haven III
Chip Joseph Director
cjoseph@clevelandymca.org
6001 Woodland Ave
Cleveland 44104 216-431-2018
Transitional Housing
  1. Serves 25 men
  2. Length of stay in transitional housing program: Up to 24 months
  3. Services:
    • Provides assessment of needs for skill development, income, permanent housing, sobriety, self-sufficiency
    • Provides extensive case management assisting clients to develop domestic skills, higher education, job readiness/training, D/A recovery, emotional stability
    • Provides direct assistance in obtaining permanent housing
25 Beds