Through being partners in Lutherhaus in Hickory and the Dallas High School Apartments in Dallas, Lutheran Services Carolinas helps seniors with safe, affordable housing options.
Lutheran Services Carolinas is co-managing director of the Dallas High School Apartments, 300 W. Church St., Dallas, NC, which provides affordable housing for those 62 and older or 55 and older if disabled. The historic old school was repurposed in 2003 through an extensive renovation to provide affordable housing in the form of 32 apartments, with residents having access to plenty of common areas.
Perched on a hill at the edge of Lenoir-Rhyne University in Hickory, Lutherhaus has been providing subsidized housing for older adults and people with disabilities since 1981. It consists of 50 one-bedroom apartments. Residents must be be 62 or older or disabled and meet income requirements. Monthly rent is charged on a sliding scale.