Serving CT's Homeless

Affordable Housing

Housing is the most important basic need each of our clients have to gain stability.

Community Supportive Housing Services is a combination of housing and case management services intended to help support individuals and families coming from homelessness. Supportive housing is a “best practices” national model proven to transition individuals from homelessness to stable and affordable housing with wrap-around supports. Chrysalis Center has provided supportive housing services for over twenty years.

Clients in the program: 

  • Find, obtain and maintain permanent affordable housing
  • Complete applications to get a housing subsidy
  • Understand an apartment lease and how to be a good tenant
  • Have help acquiring home necessities and furnishings
  • Have access to job training and education
  • Gain meaningful employment
  • Learn to manage physical and mental healthcare
  • Learn daily living skills, such as housekeeping, shopping on a budget, using public transportation and managing finances
  • Complete applications for entitlement benefits
  • Connect to community resources, such as houses of worship and support groups

CCREC Properties

Cosgrove Commons (Hartford) – 24 one-bedroom apartments for Veterans and young adults

Hudson View Commons (Hartford) – 28 one-bedroom apartments

Legion Court (Hartford) – 12 two-bedroom townhouses for Veteran families

Liberty Gardens (Hartford) – 10 two- and three-bedroom apartments for families

Phelps Village (Rockville/Vernon) – 21 one-bedroom apartments for Veterans

St. Philip House (Plainville) – 8 one-bedroom apartments and one three-bedroom house

The Elms (Bristol) – 5 studios and 4 one-bedroom apartments for Veterans

Programs & Scattered Sites

Community Housing & Health Services (CHHS)

Community Integration Services (CIS)

Connecticut Coalition on Re-entry (CCR)

Housing, Employment, Alternatives and Risk Reduction Team (Project H.E.A.R.R.T.)

Family Matters

Next Steps

Patriots Landing

Soromundi Commons

Veteran’s Support Services (VSS)

Victoria Gardens

Victory Gardens

Woodland Springs

Willow Creek