Location: Hollywood, California, 90038
Property Type: Rehabilitation
Details: Five bedroom house and two free-standing duplexes
Service Provider: A Community of Friends
Total Cost: $0.5 million
Completed: December 1991
A Community of Friends’ first completed project, Orbison House is a rehabilitation of a five-bedroom house and two free standing duplexes that provide homes to nine (9) formerly homeless individuals living with mental illness. Orbison House was named for the singer Roy Orbison, whose widow donated funds for the renovation.
The main house has a common kitchen and dining room, common living room, and two shared bathrooms.