Home Repair Program

Home Repair Program

Contact Person: Erin Andrews-Sharer, Regional Coordinator

Agency Name or Parent Company: Appalachia Service Project

Name of Home Modification Program / Resource: Home Repair Program

Address: 4523 Bristol Hwy, Johnson City, TN 37601

Email Address: Erin@asphome.org

Phone Number: 423-854-8800

Homepage/Website: www.asphome.org

Established: 1969

Target Population: Low-income, cost-burdened

No. of Paid Staff: 47

Services Provided:

  • Minor home modifications (e.g., grab bars, raised toilet seats, handheld showers, handrails, lever door handles)
  • Major home modifications (e.g., remodel bathrooms, adjust counter/cabinet heights, ramps, elevator/platform or chair lifts, widen doorways, roll-in showers)
  • Repairs (e.g., roofing, electrical, carpeting/floors, stair repairs)
  • Home assessments
  • Participate in task forces/coalitions or planning activities with other agencies
  • Partners with state or local non-profit home modification programs (e.g., Rebuilding Together, Habitat for Humanity, etc...)

Funding Source(s):

  • City/County Housing and Community Development Department (e.g., Community Development Block Grants, HOME Block Grants)
  • Weatherization Assistance Program/Department of Energy, State Housing Finance Agency (e.g., home modification loan programs)
  • Fundraising
  • Grant funds

Special Features: All home repair is free of charge, and completed by volunteers

Total Budget: 9,500,000

Is your organization Non-Profit?: yes