Critical Home Repair


The Critical Home Repair program, in collaboration with Habitat for Humanity, provides comprehensive repairs designed to eradicate problems and extend the functional life of a home. In addition, it allows the owners to age in place in the safety and security of their own home.

What CHR addresses:window repair from rotted window

Critical Home Repair addresses repairs where the owner’s health and safety may be at risk. This includes, but is not limited to:

  • Unsafe roofing or flooring
  • Lack of heat
  • Electrical hazards
  • Plumbing hazards

What CHR does NOT address:

  • Painting and aesthetic updates
  • Replacing carpeting or flooring (unless for structural reasons)
  • Window replacement (unless current windows are rotted or contain lead)
  • Bathroom or kitchen renovations or remodels (unless for accessibility issues or as needed following plumbing repairs)

 For more information see:

Habitat for Humanity's Critical Home Repair 

 To request an application:

Click here or  call 704-716-5639