The Lackawanna County Whole Home Repair Program provides funding to address habitability and safety concerns, provide measures to improve energy or water efficiency and make units accessible for individuals with disabilities. NeighborWorks will work with the Lackawanna County Whole Home Repair program to provide these services to older adults, over age 60, homeowners residing in Lackawanna County. Eligible applicants must be at or under 80% AMI (to see if you are income eligible please complete an application and an Aging in Place team member will update you).
How to Apply
To apply for the Lackawanna County Whole Home Repair Program, fill out a complete application form, accessible here.
You must also:
- Provide a copy of your homeowner's insurance declaration page.
- Submit proof of your household income, such as your Social Security benefit statement, recent tax return, employee pay statement, etc.
- Provide Power of Attorney documentation (if applicable).
Please send all required documents to our office at: NeighborWorks Northeastern Pennsylvania; 815 Smith Street; Scranton, PA; 18504 (attn: Mary).
Alternatively, documents can be faxed to: (570)-558-2496.
Once we receive your documents, our Aging in Place staff will reach out to you to review your eligibility for our services. However, please keep in mind that receipt of documentation does not guarantee immediate service.