CARES provides supportive scattered site residence for people with HIV and AIDS. CARES works to address unmet housing and services needs among homeless and-or disabled persons within local communities. CARES works with persons living with HIV-AIDS, other disabilities and-or other life challenges, serving as a catalyst for improving the quality of life in local communities. It does so by helping communities address unmet needs as well as create and coordinate the resources necessary to address these needs.
Albany, Rensselaer, Saratoga, Schenectady, Warren, and Washington
Proof of income, birth certificate, physician's statement, and proof of residency.
Have a documented HIV diagnosis. Be homeless or at risk of imminent homelessness. Provide documentation of a household income less than 80% of the median income for a similar sized household in Albany County. Require the size unit which is being requested.