Please note:

CHAI offices are closed to the public until further notice in an effort to keep our community and staff safe but we continue to offer services to our community.


For The Community

Active in the five northwest Baltimore neighborhoods of Cheswold, Cross Country, Fallstaff, Glen and Mt. Washington, CHAI serves its residents and schools through community organizing, resident engagement and supporting improvements... Read More

For Older Adults

We are here to help! The safety and well-being of our older adult community is of the utmost importance, especially during these challenging times. Please call our general intake line... Read More

For Homebuyers & Owners

Housing Services Update: Although CHAI’s offices are currently closed to the public, CHAI continues to offer free, monthly HUD-certified Homebuyer Workshops via Zoom, as well as individual homeownership counseling and... Read More

About CHAI

CHAI is a nonprofit housing and community development organization serving northwest Baltimore City and adjacent Baltimore County neighborhoods in Pikesville. Through nearly four decades of community service, CHAI has forged... Read More

Staff and Leadership

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COVID-19 Resource Page

To our dear community members: CHAI is dedicated to the wellbeing of our clients, volunteers, staff and community. We have been continuously monitoring the Coronavirus (COVID-19) situation, which has included... Read More

New Coalition Aims to Strengthen Pikesville Schools

February 19, 2018

By Melissa Apter, Originally Published in Jewish Times How does a school, in an area saturated with choices both public and private, rise above persistent rumors and misconceptions? Pikesville Middle... Read More

CHAI to Receive Over $3.7 Million in Federal Funding to Support Affordable Housing for Baltimore Seniors

February 11, 2020

Official Press Release – February 6, 2020 Baltimore Delegation Announces $4 .8 Million in Federal Funding to Support Affordable Housing for Baltimore Seniors WASHINGTON – Today, U.S. Senators Chris Van... Read More

Senior Housing

Experience the very best in affordable senior living at Renaissance Gardens in Northwest Baltimore, MD. We offer one-bedroom apartments for active seniors age 62+ and are committed to providing seniors... Read More

Virtual Homebuyer Education Workshop

CHAI HOMEBUYER EDUCATION SERVICES Homebuyer Education Services are offered in a two-step program: Homebuyer Education Workshops and a required follow-up… Read More