An SRO is a "Single Room Occupancy" facility for single adults with low incomes. Tenants at our houses share small lounges, dining rooms, kitchens, and bathrooms. Each private unit comes furnished, including dorm-sized refrigerator. We provide 24-hour security. Individuals renting rooms are required to sign a lease. The required rent is 30% of a person's gross monthly income. The remaining cost of the monthly rent is subsidized by either Section 8 or TAP housing assistance. Applications are accepted from individuals, as well as on a referral basis from service providers.
Willing to live in an alcohol, drug free environment, accept and live by regulations and guidelines, be able to function in independent living, be free from physical care or responsibility of children, be willing to share common spaces such as kitchen, bathroom, and lounge, have no recent history of violent or disruptive behavior, maintain stable monthly income, have made a commitment to a program when appropriate, be eligible for Section 8 of TAP housing assistance, Single persons, 18 yrs or older
For Section 8
Defined as homeless ot in imminent danger of homelessness, $22,400 income limit
Resident of District of Columbia for past 12 months, $17,400 income limit