The Sheltering Tree provides safe and quality, affordable housing for individuals with developmental disabilities, in Omaha, Nebraska. This community maintains secure and supervised living to help residents achieve independence, lead productive and fulfilling lives, build friendships and contribute to the greater community in which they live.
Since this property was built or renovated using funding from HUD's current Section 811 Supportive Housing for Persons with Disabilities program or legacy Section 202 program, residency is usually restricted to households earning 50% of the Area Median Income (AMI) or less with at least one adult member with a disability. Tenants pay rent based on household income. This rent is usually the highest of the following three amounts: either 30% adjusted monthly income, or 10% unadjusted monthly income, or, if receiving welfare assistance, the housing costs portion of this assistance.