Affordable housing communities often include on-site amenities for the residents. Many housing developments provide the essential services necessary for residents to reach their full potential in their personal and professional lives. Services can range from on-site day care, after school programs, and community clinics.
One such program offered by affordable housing nonprofit, Housing on Merit, creates “Learning Centers” in affordable housing communities, which are run by on-site resident services coordinators. Housing on Merit’s Learning Centers focus on four areas of support: health & wellness, academics, finances, empowerment (learn more).
Abode Communities’ on-site resident services program, Beyond Homes, provides residents with complimentary after-school and summer educational programming, financial literacy services, and group fitness classes, in addition to connecting residents with over 100 outside social service providers in the region (learn more).