A non-profit home repair organization is accepting applications for assistance from homeowners in need until Jan. 17 through Rebuilding Together North Central Florida’s 2020 Critical Home Repair Program.
The program focuses on critical health and safety repairs such as roof replacement and repair, replacement of weak or unsafe flooring, bathroom and kitchen repairs for safety and/or accessibility, critical plumbing repairs, repairs to unsafe electrical systems, and other critical repairs that would help to keep residents safe and healthy in their homes.
Seniors will be considered for the Senior Home Repair Program, and Veterans providing proof of Veteran status will be considered for the Veteran Home Repair Program. All other homeowner meeting the qualifications will be considered for the Critical Home Repair Program. Application details are the same for all Repair Programs.
The office will be open from 9 a.m. to 5: p.m. Monday-Friday during the application cycle.
To qualify, applicants must:
- Live in Alachua County
- Own their home, with property taxes current
- Have clear deed to the property
- Meet the income guidelines (generally HUD 50% and FED 150%)
- Complete the application during the open cycle
- Provide proper documentation including ID for each person living in the home and verification of each income source
Rebuilding Together NCF’s office is at 4550 SW 41st Blvd., Suite 2; Gainesville. (Next to Bear Archery, in the I-75 Self Storage and Business Park complex).
Click here to view and/or print the application or call (352)373-2573.