Genesee Valley Rural Preservation Council, Inc.

Equal Housing OpportunityRental Properties

Havenwood Congregate Apartments
240 Richmond Avenue
Handicapped Accessible PropertiesBatavia, New York 14020
TTY Only: 800-662-1220


Havenwood Congregate Apartments give priority placement to individuals based on need and willingness to pay for a
modest services component to maintain an independent lifestyle.  The Services Coordinator facilitates basic service delivery in a congregate setting in the areas of  hot, nutritious meals; transportation; housekeeping; personal care; and social and recreational activities and programming to enhance a resident's quality of life.

General Information:

  • 32 One-Bedroom Units
  • Lease term-one year
  • For elders and frail elders aged 62 and older, and the handicapped and disabled of any age
  • Beautiful, peaceful setting on the VA campus
  • Gas Heat/Water/Sewer/Garbage included in rent
  • Rents range from $0 - $680, based on 30% of gross adjusted annual household income
  • Individualized, modest services packages coordinated by Services Coordinator
  • Security Deposit required
  • Additional pet security deposit may apply
Site Manager Office Hours:

Monday/Friday 9:00 am-1:00 pm
Tuesday/Thursday 1:00 pm-5:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am-5:00 pm

Apartment Availability:

Although wait lists exist on all of our properties, the length of the wait varies based on many factors. All interested parties are strongly encouraged to apply. Please contact Site Manager for current waitlist information.

To Request an Application or Visit the Complex:
  • Call Martha Frounick, Site Manager at 585-344-1260
  • Email Martha Frounick at
  • Call GVRPC’s main office at 585-658-4870

To Create an Individualized Services Package:

  • Call Cherish Meier, Services Coordinator, at 585-344-1330
  • Email Cherish Meier at
  • Call GVRPC’s main office at 585-658-4870

Services Coordinator Office Hours:

Monday 10:00 am-4:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am-5:00 pm
Wednesday 12:00 pm-5:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am-4:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am-3:00 pm


  • Fire Alarm System with Heat and Smoke Detectors
  • Gas Heat and Hot Water included in rent
  • Stove and Self Defrosting Refrigerator/Freezer included
  • Cable Ready
  • Handicapped Accessible Units with Grab Bars
  • Emergency Call in each apartment
  • Intercom to Secured Vestibule
  • 660 square feet of living space
  • Full Kitchen with Walk In Pantry
  • Ample Living-Dining area


  • Community room with full kitchen for family celebrations, potluck dinners, holiday parties, or just for card playing
  • Covered patio
  • Laundry facilities
  • Elevator
  • Extra storage space for each resident
  • Large, well lighted parking lot with plenty of handicapped parking
  • One small pet (cat or dog) is allowed with pet security deposit and pet lease. Must be less than 30 pounds.
  • Emergency maintenance
  • ˝ mile to shopping
  • Beautifully landscaped grounds
  • On-site Caretaker and Site Manager

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GVRPC, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Housing Provider.

Financing for this housing was provided by USDA Rural Development, New York State Housing Trust Fund Corporation and Boston Capital