WHO WE ARE
Western Community Housing, Inc. (WCH) is a nonprofit public benefit corporation founded in 1999. Our mission is to promote affordable housing and provide social services to low-income senior and family households thereby enhancing their quality of life. WCH is based in California with offices in Costa Mesa and Los Angeles.
WHO WE SERVE
Our projects provide housing to low-income seniors, families, and people with special needs. As of 2017, WCH’s communities provide over 7,800 affordable apartments for men, women, and children from a variety of backgrounds.
WHAT WE DO
We implement our mission through:
♦ Community Preservation & Development – WCH has comprehensive expertise and experience in acquiring sites, determining financial feasibility, applying creative funding mechanisms, securing financing for all aspects of development, and project compliance. WCH and its affiliates have an ownership interest in 89 affordable housing communities, comprising a total of 7,803 units, located primarily in California– See Communities for more details.
♦ Resident Services – WCH provides or oversees resident services at 57 of its communities. Our service programs include a wide range of health, social, and educational activities designed to empower and prepare residents for a better future. The benefits of our services have proven to go beyond the residents to the community at large by promoting social responsibility, fostering a support system onsite, and decreasing resident turnover – See Resident Services Programs for more details.