LIFE House of Durham

LIFE House of Durham

251 Commons Blvd.
Durham, NC 27704

(919) 477-0427

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  • 1BR
  • 2BR
  • 24 Units
  • Persons with Disabilities
  • Equal Housing Opportunity
  • Handicap accessible
  • Partnership for Sustainable Communities


LIFE (Living Independently For Everyone) House of Durham was designed to provide affordable housing for persons with severe physical disabilities. LIFE House is located one block from the bus line and one block from grocery and clothes shopping. Residents are qualified through the Durham Housing Authority's Project Based Section 8 Program.


  • On-site laundry
  • Gated community
  • Community room with TV and kitchen available for residents
  • Outdoor cooking area

How to Apply

Each Volunteers of America property has its own leasing office and its own application process.

Please contact each property directly if you or someone you know is interested in applying for an affordable apartment in one of our communities. The property staff can answer your questions regarding apartment availability, rent, income requirements or restrictions and how to obtain an application to apply for housing.