Affordable housing can decrease rates of homelessness, need for public assistance, and criminal activity. Stable housing can improve a child’s nutrition and academic performance.
PCCLT contributes to neighborhood stabilization through the acquisition and development of vacant properties. Rehabilitating abandoned homes can improve the local housing market and decrease rates of neighborhood crime.
PCCLT programs and projects are designed improve the economic and social welfare of its clients. The resulting impact extends far beyond those individuals to their families, neighborhoods, and broader communities.