Housing

Housing is vital to ensure the safety of individuals and families at all times, but especially during the COVID-19 pandemic. Explore the supports available to you and your community. 

Note, this information is subject to change. Be sure to check back regularly.  

 

 

County of San Diego Health and Human Services Agency, Housing and Community Development Services

www.sdhcd.org | (858) 694-4801

Housing and Community Development Services (HCDS) provides information on housing resources available for renters, homeowners, landlords, veterans, and others. The HCDS site features a directory of organizations that can assist individuals and families in finding safe and affordable housing. Click here to learn more about HCDS and the resources available.  

 

Housing is Key Campaign

housingiskey.com | 1 (833) 422-4255

The Housing is Key Campaign focuses on providing Californians with the tools and information they need to stay or become safely and stably housed. Downloadable guides and a mobile and web-based app are featured on the campaign site. These resources help tenants, landowners, and homeowners learn the current housing protections and supports available. Click here to learn more. 

 

Jewish Family Service of San Diego

www.jfssd.org/contactus | (858) 637-3210

Jewish Family Service of San Diego continues to operate the Safe Parking Program for those who are unsheltered and living out of their vehicles, as well as the Migrant Family Shelter program for asylum seekers. COVID-19 medical and safety protocols are in place.

 

ElderHelp

www.elderhelpofsandiego.org | (619) 284-9281

ElderHelp continues to provide services, assistance, information, and referrals to help seniors age healthy and safely in their homes. An Affordable Housing Guide for older adults is also available to the individuals and families. To access the guide and learn more about ElderHelp’s services click here.

 

Legal Aid Society of San Diego

www.lassd.org | 1 (877) 534-2524

Legal Aid Society of San Diego offers legal assistance for qualifying people living in San Diego County. Assistance covers the areas of fair housing, family law, conservatorships, and more. Click here to learn more.

 

Resources for People Experiencing Homelesness 

www.rtfhsd.org/get-help/

If you are experiencing homelessness, you can connect with the Regional Task Force on Homeless here or call 211 for immediate help.

 

Income Qualified Assistance Programs – California Public Utilities Commission

www.cpuc.ca.gov/iqap/

Click here to learn more about the utility assistance programs you may be eligible for.  

 

Interested in working on affordable housing issues? Join the Age Well San Diego Housing Team

Age Well teams are comprised of older adults and representatives from a variety of community organizations. The teams are coordinated by the County of San Diego Health and Human Services Agency, Aging & Independence Services. The Housing Team works on issues related to affordable housing, mixed use villages, and supports for aging in place. For more information or to join the Housing Theme Team, please contact Dalija Dragisic at Dalija.dragisic@sdcounty.ca.gov.