National Directory: Alaska

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HOME MODIFICATION IN Alaska


Home Modification Providers by City

This section contains listings of home modification providers in Alaska. Search by city or keyword.

Juneau, AK

HomeMAP- Home Modifications for Aging in Place

Contact Person: Sherri von Wolfe, Accessibility Specialist

Agency Name or Parent Company: Southeast Alaska Independent Living

Name of Home Modification Program / Resource: HomeMAP- Home Modifications for Aging in Place

Address: 3225 Hospital Drive Ste. 300, Juneau, AK 99801

Email Address: svonwolfe@sailinc.org

Phone Number: 907-586-4920

Homepage/Website: https://www.sailinc.org/

Established: 2009

Target Population: Anyone experiencing age or disability-related barriers to staying at home.

No. of Persons Served/Year: 100

No. of Paid Staff: -1

Services Provided:

  • Home assessments
  • Refers to providers (e.g., Home modification program, occupational/physical therapists, funding sources)
  • 1. Equipment loan: simple assistive technology2. Independent Living Support.3. Community & business accessibility & site surveys4. HomeMAP assessment for residential questions. Note that a HomeMAP is required with the State of Alaska Trust Home Modification Grants. The assessment is available to anyone, though it is most successful when paired with funding to do the modification(s).5. Included in the HA/ET grant & Living Well grant

Funding Source(s):

  • City/County Housing and Community Development Department (e.g., Community Development Block Grants, HOME Block Grants)
  • Private Pay
  • Grant funds

Special Features: My role is to coordinate the HomeMAP program from our Juneau IL Center office (SAIL). I am a physical therapist and architect & provide the accessibility & home modification training & support to the IL advocates around the state.

Is your organization Non-Profit?: yes

This project was supported, in part, by grant number HHS-2018-ACL-AOA-HMOD-0308 from the U.S. Administration for Community Living, Department of Health and Human Services, Washington, D.C. 20201. Grantees undertaking projects with government sponsorship are encouraged to express freely their findings and conclusions. Points of view or opinions do not, therefore, necessarily represent official ACL policy.

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