Brush with Kindness Home Repair Program - Monroe County Habitat for Humanity

Monroe County Habitat for Humanity

General Information
Description of ServiceMonroe County Habitat for Humanity provides the Brush with Kindness Program that provides exterior home preservation service including painting, landscaping, weatherization, and minor repair services for Monroe County homeowners. In addition to repairs they do pesticide services, water heater replacements, tree trimming, roofs, windows, doors, floors, kitchens, bathroom (handicap accessible upgrades also), anything that improves the safety and health of the home. The program will most often serve senior and disabled citizens on fixed incomes who have lost the ability to maintain their homes properly.
Client Information
Intended ParticipantsThe program helps low-income homeowners impacted by age, disability and family circumstances, who struggle to maintain the exterior of their home.
Driver's LicenseNot Required
EligibilityMust be the homeowner and must have lived in Monroe County at least 12 months. Participant must also plan to live in the current residence for 5 years. Participant must also be able to pay for materials for the repair or obtain a sponsor with the assistance of Habitat for Humanity. Contact Habitat for other requirements to participate in the program. For home preservation must have owned home for at least 2 years, be up to date on mortgage, taxes (or have a payment agreement for back taxes) Have homeowner's insurance and fall under maximum income guidelines.
Hours of Operation Tuesday - Friday 9:00am-3:00pm
Contact Information
Contact's Name Kelly Kemmerer
Contact's Phone (570) 216-4390
Physical Site Address 1 354 Memorial Blvd
Physical Site City, State, Zip Tobyhanna, PA 18466
Main Phone (570) 216-4390
Service Location Email
Web Address
Additional Information
Program Financial StatusNon-Profit/Tax-Exempt
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Monroe County Habitat for Humanity
Affiliated Program: Monroe County Habitat for Humanity
This Service: Brush with Kindness Home Repair Program - Monroe County Habitat for Humanity
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Home Improvement/Accessibility (BH-3000)
Home Purchase/Construction Financing/Refinancing (BH-3500)
Sweat Equity Programs (BH-7000.8100-800)