Renovated affordable housing in Buena Clinton neighborhood
Extensively rehabilitated in 2010, Grove Park is a garden-style affordable apartment community comprised of 13 eight-plexes for families in Garden Grove, CA. The community features covered parking and laundry facilities for resident convenience. Each apartment has its own balcony/patio.
Interior renovations included window coverings, linoleum and carpeting. Bathrooms and kitchens have upgraded plumbing fixtures, counter tops, cabinets and appliances. Exterior renovations include stucco repairs and paint, asphalt repairs in parking areas, and improvements to the landscaping and irrigation system. Grove Park is located near shopping, dining and four local schools. This transit-oriented community in Orange County is near four bus lines and a car share. For recreation, families can go to nearby Spurgeon or Edna Parks.
Jamboree’s Community Impact Group provides academic support services to help children excel in school, activities aimed at engaging seniors in the community, and builds neighborhood rapport between residents and other property managers in the neighborhood. Jamboree’s onsite coordinator assists residents with referrals to local social service and medical providers, and plans regular community gatherings and social events. Core to its value of promoting healthy living, Jamboree hosts a weekly health and fitness program for all Grove Park residents.
Additionally, residents at Grove Park – as well as Jamboree’s nearby Briar Crest, Rose Crest and Sunswept – are active participants at the neighborhood’s award-winning Buena Clinton Youth & Family Center. Programs and services include a parent advisory committee, parent volunteers, and parent education classes. A strong safety component includes neighborhood outreach meetings with local police, car seat safety, identify theft protection, renter's rights and much more.
Jamboree has demonstrated a long-term commitment to the rehabilitation of the Buena Clinton neighborhood and this property. Key partnerships with the City of Garden Grove, investors and property management have helped to transform this Southern California community into a safe, secure place where families can thrive. This revitalization, along with others on the street, has resulted in a strong turnaround for the entire neighborhood.