Pelican’s Place will be located in Wooster near the current OMCDC projects- Wren’s Way and Pigeon Creek. The project will be 13 units of permanent housing for individuals with developmental, physical or mental disability in Wayne County. This permanent housing development will fulfill the need for safe, secure and dependable housing for this population in-need. All tenants will be required to be current residents of Wayne County.
Some of the units at this property have received funding through HUD's Section 811 Project Rental Assistance (PRA) Program. For these PRA funded units, tenants must be extremely low-income (at or below 30% of Area Median Income) and at least one adult member of the household must have a disability. The person with the disability must be eligible for community-based, long-term services as provided under the state’s plan for medical assistance under Title XIX of the Social Security Act (Medicaid), state funded services or other appropriate services defined in the written partnership agreement.