New! Applications open for Project Based Section 8

Apply for Project Based Section 8

HELPING PEOPLE TODAY BUILD TOWARDS A BETTER TOMORROW

FIND HOUSING

HELPING YOU THRIVE IN OUR COMMUNITY

OUR MISSION

Who We Are

The Housing Authority of the City of Santa Barbara is an award winning local public agency that provides safe, decent, and quality affordable housing and supportive services to eligible persons with limited incomes.

Quick Links

2nd Story Associates

The Housing Authority of the City of Santa Barbara's affiliate non-profit, 2nd Story Associates, is a Public Benefit Corporation established in August, 2007.

Read More

Our 2016 Annual Report

The Housing Authority Commission and staff promise to continue to work with all who share our commitment to social justice, to answering the needs of our low income neighbors and to turning challenges into opportunities.

Download

Health Access and Care Coordination Project

The Health Access and Care Coordination (HACC) Project, is a year-long multi-agency collaborative funded by CenCal Health and designed to improve access to primary care and behavioral health services for newly eligible MediCal recipients residing in affordable housing. The collaborative is headed by the Housing Authority of the City of Santa Barbara, and includes New Beginnings Counseling Center, PathPoint, Santa Barbara Neighborhood Clinics, Doctors Without Walls, Doctors Assisting Seniors at Home (DASH) and Vertical Change.

Read More

Developments on the Horizon

The Housing Authority is thrilled to share that we currently have several affordable housing developments in the works. More information to come as they progress.

Grace Village - 3869 State Street
58 units, one-bedroom senior housing
Currently under construction, anticipate completion in 12 months

The Gardens on Hope - 251 S. Hope Avenue
90 units, frail senior housing with services
Currently in final plan review with City of Santa Barbara

Johnson Court - 813 E. Carrillo Street
17 units, veteran housing
Currently in review process with City of Santa Barbara

Read More