Independent Living-an HRB program that makes a difference!

This is HRB’s own Julie Stone! She manages this program which is designed to reduce health, safety, and accessibility barriers for elderly and disabled Islanders who meet certain income requirements. Adaptations can be made to your home to help meet the challenges of living independently. Some examples: wheelchair ramps, grab bars, and bathroom modifications. Funding is available for qualifying modifications. …

Compelling Words from Our Executive Director

Those who attended our fundraising breakfast on November 2nd heard these words from Executive Director Phedra Elliott. This sums up what HRB is all about and why we think what we do is very important to the entire community. For those of you who couldn’t be there – we hope you will find this a reason to donate to HRB. There …

Ferncliff work crew

Congratulations to the winners!

HRB wants to say congrats to all the winners in the recent City Council race. We look forward to working with all the new members of the council as well as returning members – all working towards solutions to the Island’s housing issues. Roll up your sleeves everyone – 2018 is going to be an exciting year!

Suzuki Property: A Chance to Add Permanently Affordable Housing on Bainbridge

Last week, the Bainbridge Island City Council supported making the Suzuki property development at least 50% affordable. Councilmembers also expressed their desire to push for the development to get to an even higher level of affordability and unanimously agreed that housing that is affordable to a broad range of people is important for Suzuki. Just as encouraging was the Council’s discussion …