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Red Alder Residences

Red Alder Residences

Applications are available - but please note there is a wait list.

Applications for Red Alder Residences are available below as a downloadable PDF file, and a digital form which can be submitted online. Additionally, applications are available at the Red Alder office. If submitting a physical application, you can drop it off  or mail to the following address:

Red Alder Residences

1549 Red Alder Loop

Helena, MT 59601


Local Community Partners

Mosaic Architecture

Valley Bank

North Fork Development

Anderson Consulting

City of Helena

Montana Department of Commerce

Mountain Plains Equity Group (Billings)



1. Red Alder Residences will provide Helena with 85 units of workforce and low-income affordable housing.

2. Red Alder Residences will reduce Helena and Lewis and Clark County’s shared medical, first-responder, supportive services burden through stable, quality housing for vulnerable and at-risk populations.

3. Red Alder will help stimulate local economy by creating construction jobs and 2 full-time positions after completion of the project.

4. Red Alder Residences will assist in furthering goals and objectives belonging to Helena and Lewis and Clark County's strategic plan.

5. Red Alder Residences will help strengthen the local HRDC (Rocky) which provides critical services to those in need.


- Playground

- Community Gardens

- Community Room

- All units will be visitable

- A portion of units will be ADA accessible

- Units will have fully equipped kitchens

- Air conditioning

- Garden style apartments on approximately 9 acres

- Within Helena city limits; close proximity to downtown and services such as education, medical, groceries, and public services

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    AmeriCorps Seniors
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