Home Repair Assistance Resources *
provided by the
Community Planning & Development Department
445 W. Michigan Avenue, Suite 101
Kalamazoo, MI 49007
Provider Location Phone # Services
Anyone in need of housing repair assistance can dial
2-1-1 Hotline Gryphon Place 2-1-1
2-1-1 in order to access area-wide referrals.
Ramps for eligible persons with disabilities in the core
Disability Resource Center 517 E. Crosstown Parkway 345-1516
neighborhoods of the City.
Summer home repair program for elderly, disabled,
1000 W. Paterson Street 343-6185 low/moderate income residents of the Northside and lower-
Grants available to income-qualified Edison homeowners for
816 Washington Avenue 382-0916 help with exterior home improvements as cited by the City of
Kalamazoo. Tool check-out available for residents.
Volunteers available to perform minor home repair projects
c/o New Genesis 343-7023
Faith Builders and emergency repairs for single-parent, senior, disabled, or
1340 Cobb Avenue x213
low/moderate income homeowners.
Limited home repair funding to avert a housing emergency or
Housing Resources, Inc. 345 N. Burdick Street 382-0287 a compromise to long-term housing stability. Assistance
based on severity of need; income restrictions may apply.
Kalamazoo County -
Community Action Bureau
Department of Health & 373-5066 Energy Conservation measures for low income households;
3299 Gull Road
Community Services may include furnace, hot water heater, and roof repair.
Kalamazoo Neighborhood Low interest home repair loans for income-qualified
802 S. Westnedge Avenue 385-2916
Housing Services, Inc. individuals/families. Roof & furnace replacement program.
New and used, good quality building materials and supplies,
Kalamazoo Valley Habitat for
1810 Lake Street 381-5523 furniture, and appliances for home repairs and improvements
at discount prices.
A "last resort" ministry. Callers must have exhausted all
Love, INC. NA 353-6798 other community resources before Love, INC. can provide
home repair assistance.
State of Michigan tax credit of 25% of eligible expenses for
Michigan Historic Preservation City of Kalamazoo: Community interior and exterior repair of buildings in local historic
Tax Credit Planning & Development Department districts: portions of Vine, Stuart and West Main Hill
Northside Association for
612 N. Park Street 344-5594 Weatherization for homes in the Northside neighborhood.
344-6119 Financial aid for air conditioner repair based on documented
Salvation Army 1700 S. Burdick Street
x212 medical need. Utility shut-off prevention.
Minor rehab, repairs and barrier free adaptations for income
Senior Services, Inc. 918 Jasper Street eligible seniors in the core neighborhoods of the City.
"Tuesday Toolmen" volunteers.
Shepherd's Center of Greater "Handy Hands" program - Volunteers available to perform
1833 S. Burdick Street 383-1122
Kalamazoo minor home repair projects for senior homeowners.
* The organizations listed above may or may not be able to provide home repair assistance to specific property owners based on eligibility
requirements associated with specific programs.
Revised March 2009 JLH