MySB
Close Panel

General Housing Resources

Organization / Resource Hours & Locations
Battistone Foundation – Edgerly Apartments – SB
Housing for income eligible active seniors ages 62 or older and active. Waiting list. 
 
Edgerly Apartments
105 W. Sola St.
Santa Barbara, CA 93101
(805) 965-2250 Foundation
(805) 965-4541 Apartments
9 AM – 4 PM
(M – F)
Laguna Cottages for Seniors
Provides low – cost housing for low – income seniors. Must be independent, 65 or older and a resident of Santa Barbara for 2 years or more.
803 Laguna St.
Santa Barbara, CA 93101
(805) 965-1179
8 AM – 3 PM
(M – F)
El Patio Community Housing Partners
Affordable housing for families and seniors. They must be low income (below 60% of median income).
 
El Patio Gardens 
4006A Via Lucero
Santa Barbara, CA 93110
(805) 563-1322
10 AM – 12 PM
1 PM – 5 PM
(M – Sat)
Housing Authority of the City of Santa Barbara
Governmental Agency that develops and manages housing for low – income households. Administers federal Section 8 rental housing assistance programs in the private rental market.
City of Santa Barbara
808 Laguna St.
Santa Barbara, CA 93101
(805) 965-1071
(805) 564-7041 Fax 
 
7:30 AM – 4:30 PM
(M – Th)
Alternate Fridays
8:00 AM – 3:00 PM
 
Housing Authority of the County of Santa Barbara County of Santa Barbara
5575 Armitos
Goleta, CA 93117
(805) 967-3402
7:30 – 11:30 am,
12:15 – 4:30 PM (M – Th)
815 W. Ocean Ave.
P.O. Box 397
Lompoc, CA 93438
(805) 735-8351
7:30 AM – 11:30 am
12:30 PM – 4:30 PM (M – Th)
200 W. Williams St.
Santa Maria. CA 93456
(805) 925-4393
7:30 – 11:30 am,
12:15 – 4:30 PM (M – Th)
Mental Health Association
Housing Assistance Loan Programs
Offers no interest loans to people with mental health disabilities to assist them with paying the security deposit and last month's rent on rental housing.
 
617 Garden St.
Santa Barbara, CA 93101
(805) 884-8440
 
8:30 AM – 4:30 PM (M – F)
Network Medical Women’s Center
Provides Shepherding Support Homes for women.
 
185 S. Patterson Ave.,
Suite C
Santa Barbara, CA 93111
(805) 967-9096
9:30 AM – 5:30 PM(M - Th)
9 AM – 5 PM (T, Th)
9 AM – 3 PM (F)
Oak Knolls Haven
HUD federally financed rental units for disabled persons or low – income seniors 62 and over.
4845 S. Bradley Rd.
Santa Maria, CA 93455
(805) 934 – 2027
8 AM – 5 PM (M – F)
St. Vincent's Gardens Family Housing
Program for affordable transitional housing and services for single mothers on welfare or with low paying jobs.
 
4200 Calle Real
P.O. Box 669
Santa Barbara, CA 93102
(805) 683-6381
8 AM – 5 PM
(M – F)
People’s Self – Help Housing Corporation – Santa Barbara 
Assists low – income individuals, families, senior citizens and developmentally disabled to obtain affordable housing throughout the Central Coast. 
26 E. Victoria St
Santa Barbara, CA 93101
(805) 962-5152 
(800) 735-2922 TTY
(805) 962-8152 Fax
info@pshhc.org
 
8 AM – 5 PM
(M – F)
People’s Self-Help Housing Corporation – San Luis Obispo 1060 Kendall Road 
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
(805) 781-3088
(800) 735-2922 TDD
(805) 544-1901 Fax
admin@pshhc.org
 
8 AM – 5 PM
(M – F)
Pilgrim Terrace Cooperative Homes
Rental units for low – income seniors age 62 and over. HUD federally subsidized Section 8 – 202 housing.
649 Pilgrim Terrace Dr.
Santa Barbara, CA 93105
(805) 682-3618
9 AM – 5 PM (M – F)
Saint Vincent's PATHS / Early Childhood Education Center
Catholic agency committed to serving the needs of the poor. Single mothers on welfare, and affordable daycare for working parents.
 
4200 Calle Real
P.O. Box 669
Santa Barbara, CA 93102 – 0669
(805) 683-6381 
(805) 967-7508 Fax 
7:30 AM–5:30 PM 
7:30 AM – 3:00 PM (F) 
Santa Barbara City College Housing List Campus Center Building,
Room CC – 217
Santa Barbara, CA 
(805) 965-0581, x2262 or x 2886
or (805) 730-4062
Amy Collins at 
housing@sbcc.edu
9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
(Tue.)
9:00 AM – 6:00 PM
(Wed.
9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
(Th)
 
Santa Barbara Community Housing Corporation
Develops low – income housing. Maintains list of prospective tenants for projects.
11 E. Haley St.
Santa Barbara, CA 93103
(805) 963-9644
8:30 AM – 4:30 PM
Sarah House
Must be low – income and have an HIV/AIDS diagnosis.
2612 Modoc Road
Santa Barbara, CA 93105
(805) 563-9990
24 – hour crisis line
Domestic Violence Solutions
Provides confidential emergency shelter and on – going support groups for battered women and their children. Prospective clients are assessed on the by a client advocate.
411 E. Canon Perdido St.,
Ste. 12
Santa Barbara, CA 93101
P.O. Box 1536
Santa Barbara, CA 93102
(805) 963-4458 Administration
24-Hour Crisis & Information Hotlines:
South County:
(805) 964-5245
North County:
(805) 925-2160
9 AM – 5 PM (M – F)
Transition House
Residential and social service program for motivated and capable homeless families. Must pass drug screening.
425 E. Cota St.
Santa Barbara, CA 93101
(805) 966-9668
9 AM – 5 PM (M – F)
Union Plaza
Independent living housing complex for low – income seniors aged 62 and over or disabled.
120 N. Broadway
Santa Maria, CA 93454
(805) 922-5226
8 AM – 4:30 PM (M – F)
University of California, Santa Barbara Community Housing
Office –
campus Rental Listings, Landlord/tenant, neighbor, and roommate dispute resolution, Mediation Program, Tenant/Landlord advice and information on rental rights and responsibilities, Educational Workshops, Publication and Forms, and Move – in and Move – out Videotaping. Services available to students, faculty, staff, and property providers. 
 
UCEN 3151
Santa Barbara, CA 93106
(805) 893-4371
8 AM – Noon
and 1 PM – 5 PM
(M – F)
Last Updated: Mar 24, 2022
Top of Page