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Chrysalis Veteran Housing

This project will provide 24 transitional housing units for homeless veterans in the Waterbury, CT area constructed out of economical prefabricated components, including recycled shipping containers. The Chrysalis Center, a nonprofit service provider, and the University of Hartford collaborated with ConsciousBuild to design, build, develop, own, and maintain this sustainable housing project which will serve as a model for future developments with other nonprofits across the country. Ongoing funding for projects of this nature has been mandated by the State of Connecticut.


  • Location: Waterbury, CT
  • Project Size: 17,000 sq. ft.
  • Project Construction Cost: N/A


ConsciousBuild provided the Chrysalis Center with:

  • Programming
  • Architectural/Interior Design
  • Sustainable and Environmental Design