Access to Home

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Broome

Chenango

Greater Opportunities for Broome and Chenango, Inc. is pleased t announce that they have been awarded new funding through The Housing Trust Funding Corporation to assist low to moderate-income families through Broome and Chenango Counties.

What is it?

This program is designed to make home adaptations and alterations to enable persons with disabilities to remain or return to their own homes rather than enter or stay in more costly and more restrictive institutional settings. Eligible activities include but are not limited to:  installation of a ramp, lift, or other similar measures to permit access to and from the exterior of the home, modifications to the bathroom and/or kitchen to provide access to persons with mobility limitations or disabling conditions, interior accessibility modifications for hearing or sight impaired, etc.  The proposed program will assist up to eight (8) units throughout Broome and Chenango Counties.

Who is it for?

The basic eligibility requirements for participation are as follows:

  1. Proof that the housing unit is the primary residence of the person with a physical disability
  2. meet income eligibility by household size

How does this benefit you?

Contact Information

For more information, please contact our Chenango Office at 607-334-7114. 

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