Affordable Housing for the Elderly and Persons with Disabilities

The Redevelopment Authority is the managing agent for nine elderly housing facilities, totaling 536 units, in Washington County. Two are located in Canonsburg, two in Charleroi, one in Washington, one in California, one in Burgettstown and two in Claysville.

Canon House, Char House and Liberty Tower are federally subsidized, Section 8 housing facilities with 104 units per building. Each one bedroom unit has a balcony, an equipped kitchen, and a temperature controlled heating/cooling unit. Residents must be at least 62 years of age or persons with disabilities.  Rents are based on 30% of the adjusted monthly gross income.

Canon House Highrise for the Elderly

Canon House

Canon House is a 104 unit highrise located in downtown Canonsburg, Pennsylvania. Canon House is accessible to the Senior Citizens Center, U.S. Post Office, local banks and drugstore. Click here for More Information

Char House Highrise for the Elderly

Char House

Char House is a 104 unit highrise located in downtown Charleroi, Pennsylvania accessible to the Senior Citizens Center, Post Office, local banks and drugstores. Click here for More Information

Liberty Tower Highrise for the Elderly

Liberty Tower

Liberty Tower is a 104 unit highrise located in downtown California, Pennsylvania accessible to the Senior Citizens Center, Post Office, local banks and drugstores. Click here for More Information

Burgettstown Apartments for the Elderly

Burgettstown Apartments

Burgettstown Apartments is a 24 unit building located in Burgettstown, Pennsylvania accessible to the Burgettstown Senior Citizens Center, Post Office, local banks and drugstores. Click here for More Information

Claysville Apartments for the Elderly

Claysville Apartments

Claysville Apartments is a 24 unit building located in Claysville, Pennsylvania accessible to the Claysville Senior Citizens Center, Post Office, local banks and drugstores. Click here for More Information

Canon Apartments for the Elderly

Canon Apartments

Canon Apartments is a 42 unit building located in Canonsburg, Pennsylvania accessible to the Canonsburg Senior Citizens Center, Post Office, local banks and drugstores. Click here for More Information

Crest Avenue Apartments for the Elderly

Crest Ave

Crest Avenue Apartments is a 42 unit building located in Charleroi, Pennsylvania accessible to the Senior Citizens Center, Post Office, local banks and drugstores. Click here for More Information

Century Plaza Apartments for the Elderly

Century Plaza Apartments

Century Plaza is a 79 unit community located in Washington, Pennsylvania. Century Plaza is accessible to a local grocery store, restaurants, shopping mall, banks and drugstores. Click here for More Information

Claysville Patio Homes

Claysville Patio Homes is a complex with 13 new units located on School Street in the Borough of Claysville for persons 55 years of age or older. Each unit consists of a bedroom, kitchen, living/dining room, laundry room, accessible bathroom, front porch, rear patio, and shed. Click here for More Information

 

*All facilities offer elevator access, indoor mail delivery (except Claysville Apts & Claysville Patio Homes), laundry facility, on-site management and maintenance.

*All nine complexes require applicants to meet the resident selection criteria such as program and income eligibility, rental history, and criminal background check.

For additional information on a particular housing facility, please see the webpage for that facility.  Downloadable applications and requirements are available.

For general information about the Redevelopment Elderly Housing Facilities e-mail:
Nelia Cook at nelia.cook@racw.net

 

Pennsylvania Affordable Apartment Locator

www.PAHousingSearch.com is a resource for housing within the commonwealth.

 

Elderly Housing Facilities Awards

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Century Plaza
1. 1994 Excellence in Construction Award from Associated Builders & Construction of Western PA

2. 1995 Excellence in Affordable Housing Certificate of Communication from National Affordable Housing Training Institute U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development Office of Community Planning & Development

3. 1995 Bellamy Award for Program Excellence and Redevelopment from PAHRA, Pennsylvania Association of Housing & Redevelopment Agencies

4. 1995 National Award of Excellence in Project Design-Modernization from NAHRO, National Association of Housing & Redevelopment Officials

5. 1995 National Award of Merit from NAHRO, National Association of Housing & Redevelopment Officials

6. 1995 12th Reconstruction Project Award from Building Design & Construction
Crest Avenue Apartments
1. 1996 National Award Merit from The National Association of Housing & Redevelopment Officials

2. 1996 National Award of Excellence from The National Association of Housing & Redevelopment Officials
Canon Apartments
1. 1998 Washington County Beautification Award

2. 1999 National Award of Merit from The National Association of Housing & Redevelopment Officials

3. 1999 MARC-NAHRO Award of Excellence Nomination

Canon House
1. 2015 Panma Platinum Award for Pre. 1995 Interior Design