Mission: To empower low-income families to maintain safe, sustainable, and dignified homes through access to affordable home repair services, education about home maintenance and repair, and weatherization to achieve long-term savings on utilities.
Services: Critical Home Repair: addresses urgent issues of health and safety and prevention of property deterioration through plumbing, electrical, mechanical and structural repairs; Weatherization: helps homeowners save energy and increase comfort in their homes through an energy solutions package of upgrades that together will help families reduce utility bills by as much as 50%; Home Maintenance and Repair Education: weekly workshops covering all aspects of home repair to teach people how and why to maintain their homes.
Area Served: Kalamazoo County
Eligibility: Varies by program. In general, for home repairs, families must have household incomes at or below 80% of the area median income. For weatherization, families must have household incomes at or below 200% of the federal poverty level. Go to website or call for current guidelines and application requirements. Education workshops are free and open to the public. Check out the current schedule on our website.
810 Bryant Street, Kalamazoo, MI, USA
Primary Contact: Programs Assistant