Program Detail

HOUSTON HABITAT FOR HUMANITY, INC.

3750 North McCarty   Houston, TX 77029

713-671-9993 Main
713-671-9295 Fax

Hurricane Harvey Relief (ghcf 4)

SERVICE PHONES:
  • 713-671-9993 Main

DESCRIPTION:Rebuilds disaster-impacted homes for low income families. Minor and major home repairs will be provided to eligible applicants.
Agency uses Harvey Home Connect for the application process - see Intake procedure below.

INTAKE PROCEDURE:Non-profit service providers or individuals themselves can complete the online application at "Harvey Home connect": https://harveyhomeconnect.tfaforms.net/3
After the application is submitted, there are two more steps for eligibility: the Harvey Home Connect team will verify the submitted documents; a representative from a partner organization will contact the applicant to perform an assessment of construction needs on the home. Following these steps, the team will determine whether or not the home is eligible for repairs.

FEES:None

DOCUMENTS REQUIRED:Documents needed are also listed in the on-line application. The application can be submitted without all the documents, but the application will take longer to process while waiting on the documents.
For each adult household member:
2 most recent pay stubs (note: we also accept other forms of income verification).
2 most recent checking account statements (if person has checking account).
1 most recent savings account statement (if person has savings account).
Tax return (if filed in past two years).
For each home:
Current deed, statement of ownership, or affidavit proving ownership.
Most recent mortgage statement (if home is mortgaged).
Property tax payment plan (if applicable; we’ll cross-reference all applications with the Harris County Tax Assessor’s database).
Receipts or itemized list of home repair expenditures from FEMA reward.

ELIGIBILITY:1. The home is located in the City of Houston and/or Harris County.
2. Hurricane Harvey damaged the home.
3. The seeker lived in the home prior to Hurricane Harvey in August 2017.
4. The home is owned by the seeker, another member of their household, or a family member (living or deceased).
5. The household income is less than 400% of the federal poverty guidelines, which vary by household size.
6) Taxes are up to date or are on a payment plan.

HOURS:Mon - Fri 8:00 am - 5:00 pm; the application can be submitted 24 hours/7 days a week

LANGUAGES:English

AREA SERVED:77009, 77011, 77012, 77013, 77015, 77016, 77020, 77022, 77026, 77028, 77029, 77044, 77050, 77078, 77093

SERVICES:

  • Disaster Specific Home Repair for Hurricane Victims

AREA SERVED:Cities: Houston

LANGUAGES:Spanish

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