Baldwin Village is a 12 unit development located at 400 Mohn Street in Swatara Township. Owned by Mohn Street Accessible Housing, Inc., a 501 c (3) non-profit corporation, Baldwin Village has been occupied since 2009. It features 10 one-bedroom units and two 2-bedroom units, all with front entrances from the parking area and rear entrances to a patio.
Baldwin Village was developed through HUD’s Section 811 Program and is designed for low income persons with physical disabilities.
Energy and water efficiency features:
High level of insulation in walls and ceilings
Instantaneous water heaters
High efficiency appliances and lighting
Turnaround space for wheelchairs
Lowered countertops and light switches
Kitchen cabinets with easy open latches
Fully accessible bathrooms with a spacious shower
Pocket doors to increase living space
Applications are being accepted for Baldwin Village; however, these units have a very low turnover rate, averaging about one unit per year. Preferences are given for Mobility Impairment, Residency, Unsubsidized Tenant, and Persons with Physical Disabilities not living in an Accessible Unit.