Senior Housing

SOME offers permanent, affordable housing for seniors at Kuehner House.

Kuehner House offers 15 efficiency apartments and 27 single room occupancy units. Residents share a bathroom, kitchen, and laundry facilities with two to three other residents.

Kuehner House residents have access to all of SOME’s supportive services. To learn about our social services specifically for senior citizens, click here.

Amenities

  • Furnishings include a flat-screen TV
  • On-site laundry facilities
  • On-site Senior Center
  • Located near a public library and transportation
  • Seven units are fully wheelchair accessible

Access Services

Apply for Housing: Call 202.292.4493

Eligibility: Participants must be/have:

  • A resident of DC
  • Age 60 or over
  • Make less than $1,900 a month
  • Have a negative TB test within the past 12 months
  • Six months of sobriety
  • Capable of self-care
  • No recent history of violence
  • Not on the lifetime sexual offenders list

Emergency Housing for Abused and Neglected Seniors

SOME provides emergency housing for seniors who have been abused, neglected, financially exploited, or displaced at Kuehner Place. Kuehner House is a temporary (90 day) housing program.

Services

  • Residents have their own rooms
  • Hot, nutritious meals daily
  • Support in obtaining Social Security and public benefits
  • Support in obtaining affordable, long-term housing
  •  Access to supportive services, including healthcare

Access Services

Contact: 202.292.4493

Eligibility: Applicants must be/have:

  • A resident of DC
  • Age 60 or over
  • Make less than $1,900 a month
  • Have a negative TB test within the past 12 months
  • Six months clean and sober
  • Capable of self-care
  • No recent history of violence
  • Not on the lifetime sexual offenders list
  •  An identified need for stabilization services