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Need home repairs? 

Can't afford them?

Did you know that on top of building houses and operating our ReStore, Habitat for Humanity Northumberland also has home renovation and repairs programs for low-moderate income folks?

Habitat for Humanity Northumberland has supported over 100+ households through the Home Repairs Suite. There is access to interest free loans, forgivable loans and grants. Funding is available for low-moderate income households to make urgent or necessary repairs to increase safety, accessibility, and efficiency of their homes.  

To find out if you are eligible and what program might fit best, please fill out our expression of interest form (button below), or you can email homerepairs@habitatnorthumberland.ca or call 905-207-7534.

ReNew It! 

Interest free loan program, with terms ranging 3-7 years. ReNew It assists with home repairs ranging from roofs, furnaces, plumbing and electrical. Monthly interest free repayments are made after project completion.

 

To learn more, follow this link to our ReNew It page. 

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Renovates 

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Forgivable loan program, funding projects up to $15,000. There is also a $5,000 accessibility grant as a part of the program as well. Projects range from structural, windows, doors, roofs, heating and plumbing, electrical and fire safety, mould remediation and accessibility modifications. No repayments required, loan forgiven over 10 years.

 

To learn more head to our Renovates page

Maintains

Grant program, funding up to $2,500 towards accessibility modifications like medical beds, grab bars, ramps, railings. Can also support emergency situations to assist folks with remaining housed like paying for propane or wood, connections to hydro, or rent arrears. No payments required.

Would rather print the form instead of submit online? Download the form to mail or drop off at the Habitat location.
mail:

Habitat for Humanity Northumberland
Home Repairs
764 Division Street
Cobourg ON K9A 5V2

fax:

289-252-2211

drop off:

Habitat for Humanity Northumberland
764 Division Street 
Cobourg, ON K9A 5V2

 

scan and email:

homerepairs@habitatnorthumberland.ca

Our Home Repair/ Accessibility Modification Programs
are funded through the generous support of