We believe that housing is a basic human right.

At Avalon, we help our community’s most vulnerable citizens find housing without preconditions. Then we provide them essential supports to help them stay in their homes. Permanently affordable housing. A community to belong to. Individual services grounded in compassion and dignity. With these supports, we can end homelessness in Washtenaw County.

Avalon Housing is a 501 (c)(3) nonprofit services provider, real estate developer and property manager. We own and manage 292 rental units in 25 properties in Washtenaw County.  We provide support services to our tenants and to individuals and families living in public housing and in units owned by private landlords.  In total we serve more than 800 people, including 200 children.

Learn More

National Alliance to End Homelessness: Setting the Record Straight on Housing First

Play Video

Support Proposal C, the Affordable Housing Millage!

Proposal C is the City of Ann Arbor’s affordable housing millage, which will be on the November ballot.

The millage is estimated to add 1,500 units of affordable housing through this millage, and provide affordable housing to nearly 3,700 people. This is the greatest chance in a generation for us to add more affordable housing units in the community!

Here’s how you can get involved:

Read about the Chamber of Commerce’s endorsement of Prop C here


Our Community

September 30th, 2020

Help furnish 70 new homes for our neighbors at Hickory Way!

In 2020 Avalon Housing will start leases and move-ins for the first phase of 70 units of affordable housing at Hickory Way Apartments in Ann Arbor. Hickory Way tenants will be exiting homelessness and moving into new homes.  They will all need basic furnishings and household items. For…

Read More

By: Avalon Housing