Public Notice - Villa St. Joseph Apartments are accepting applications

The Orange County Housing Authority (OCHA) will begin accepting applications for Project Based Voucher (PBV) units for seniors experiencing homelessness on April 29, 2024. The project, hereafter known as Villa St. Joseph, is located at 490 S. Batavia, Orange CA 92868, and will have eighteen (18) one-bedroom units available for seniors’ experiencing homelessness.

Admission preference will be given to applicants aged 62 and older, who are experiencing homelessness, eligible for services under the Special Needs Housing Program, No Place Like Home, and referred by the Orange County Coordinated Entry System (CES) to OCHA. CES will verify homeless preference eligibility prior to referral to OCHA.

Individuals who are 62 years or older, experiencing homelessness, currently on OCHA’s Housing Choice Voucher waiting list and interested in applying for Villa St. Joseph may dial 2-1-1 to be connected to an access point for households experiencing homelessness.

When calling 2-1-1 please ask to be connected to a CES access point and 2-1-1 staff will provide you the contact information for the provider most appropriate to your circumstances in your service area. You may need to leave a message for a call back for an assessment appointment.

Information regarding CES’s Prioritization Policy may be found online at

Notice in other languages: Spanish, Vietnamese