Van Sciver Supportive Housing
Developed for people with special needs, this new community contains 16 Single Room Occupancy (SRO) units. The first floor includes a building manager’s apartment and office, meeting room, resident activity room, common gathering room, mail center and two public restrooms. The second floor consists of nine units with a common resident laundry room and storage room with individual storage cubicles. Site work included new landscaping, an accessible ramp, and a pervious parking lot.
Inside, the residences are well-equipped for comfort, convenience and efficiency. Each kitchen includes a full size range and refrigerator with built-in dining counter, and all units have an individually controlled heating and air conditioning system that uses a heat recovery ventilator to provide fresh air to the units. The project has multiple Energy efficient features and is ENERGY STAR® Home Certified through New Jersey’s Clean Energy Program.
- Vantage Health System
- Completed April 2012
- LEED Gold Certified
- NJ Governor’s Excellence in Housing & Economic Development Award for Leading Supportive Housing Development through Creative Partnerships
- Supportive Housing Project of the Year
- USGBC NJ Gala Award