Home Repairs

Services Provided: 

Provides assistance to single family homeowners/rental property residents in Caroline and Kent Counties (under Maryland Dept of Housing and Community Development) to obtain grants and loans to repair their homes. The grants and loans can be used for exterior and interior deficiencies including, but not limited to plumbing, wells and sewer, weatherization and energy conservation and correction of lead-based paint violations. Also provides free financial and budget counseling to help clients qualify for these state funds. A Special Loan program application can be found on their website. Operates several multi-family and senior rental properties on Delmarva. RIGHT NOW WE ARE NOT ADMINISTERING THIS PROGRAM, WE WILL BE PICKING IT UP AGAIN SOON. I DO HAVE THIS CONTACT INFORMATION FOR THE NEW PERSON AND THE PUBLIC CAN STILL REACH OUT TO ME FOR THAT INFORMATION.

Contact: 
Christine Collison, Deputy Director
410-479-3000
103 Gay Street
Denton, MD 21629
Services Provided: 

Find services that help with home delivered meals, home modifications, chronic disease self-management, caregiver support, transportation, energy assistance, shopping, chores or personal assistance. Finds community services to avoid nursing home. Creates a plan for long term care.

1-844-627-5465 toll free or 410-778-6000 local office
Services Provided: 

Provides free home repair services to low-income, elderly, disabled, veterans and families with children who own their homes and are facing necessary but unaffordable house repairs. If the applicant does not qualify for the free Rebuilding Together service, they will be referred to other agencies for assistance. There is also a self-sustaining salvage operation where useable building materials, household goods, and working appliances are accepted as donations and re-sold at a low cost. The River Landing Salvage Depot (at the corner of River Landing Road and Bridge Street in West Denton) is open from 9 AM-12 Noon the 1st 3rd Saturdays of every month. for the collection and resale at very affordable prices - of donated, reusable building materials, fixtures and appliances. The environmentally-friendly Salvage Depot keeps reusable materials out of the landfill and provides some funds for the home repair/renovation work that our affiliate has been doing in Caroline County for the past nine years. Our new location right on the Choptank River highlights our mission to go green, save Caroline County homes and our vital riverway. Volunteers can do building work, haul materials or clean-up. Volunteers can also help sell useable building materials and working appliances or help accept donations. Volunteers are needed to guide applicants through the application process.

Contact: 
Patrice Morrison, President
410-479-2929
P.O. Box 534
Denton, MD 21629
Services Provided: 

Provides subsidized home loans to very low and low income people for new and existing homes. Provides grants to very low income people age 62 or older and one percent interest loans for any very low income person who owns and occupies their home to complete home repairs that are needed to fix hazardous conditions for safety reasons. Applications available by mail, email or in the office.

Contact: 
Kathy Beisner, Acting State Director
1221 College Park Drive
Suite 200
Dover, DE 19904