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Critical Home Repairs

About the Program

Passaic County Habitat for Humanity’s Critical Repair Program helps low-income Paterson Northside homeowners alleviate health and safety issues in and around their homes. 

Enrollment is currently closed. 

 

Eligible Criteria: 

  • Home must be owner-occupied, single-family located in the Northside neighborhood in the City of Paterson. 

  • The applicant must own and occupy the home as their principal residence. 

  • The applicant must be current on their property tax payments. 

  • Household income must be less than 80% of the area median income.

Addressing Health & Safety Concerns

Repairs Include

  • Roof repair

  • Structural damage

  • Porch repair

  • Electrical 

  • Plumbing 

  • HVAC

  • Handicap Accessibility

  • Siding 

  • And more

Does NOT Address

  • Basic painting

  • Replacing flooring (unless for structural reasons) 

  • Window replacement 

  • Cosmetic repairs

  • Bathroom renovations or remodels

Every donation helps a family build a place to call home.

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