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, dignity and a radical acceptance of all. With these supports, we can end homelessness in Washtenaw County.
Avalon's 2017 Annual Report
In 2017 Avalon celebrated the 25th anniversary of our founding! We moved 178 people into supportive housing and celebrated the grand opening of the Packard Health Clinic at Miller Manor. We also closed on 17 new housing units in Chelsea. 2017 was also the first full year of our Supported Employment program.
Recently a friend asked me what I love most about my job at Avalon. Without hesitation, I said: “Storytelling. Getting to know the people in our community, and then sharing their stories.” Much of my time is focused on messaging. Telling people what Avalon does, and why it…
By: Avalon Housing