Home Modification Projects - Home Builders Foundation

Home Builders Foundation

 
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Mile High United Way - MHUW
General Information
Description of ServiceProvides home modifications for individuals with a long-term disability and a financial need. Emergency repairs are not offered. Services specifically focus on modifications related to accessibility within, in, or out of the home and include:

- Ramps (Blitz Build for ramp installations are held annually)
- Bathroom modifications (portable shower bench, tub cut, curbed shower, roll-in shower)
- Grab bars
- Handrails
- Doorway widening
- Carpet removal and hard surface floor installations
- Some chair lift installations
- Floor threshold removals
LocationArapahoe County
Geographical AreaAdams, Arapahoe, Broomfield, Boulder, Denver, Douglas, Elbert, Jefferson counties
Facility/ADA AccessNo
Intake ProcedureComplete an application for assistance, which will be followed by a site visit. Completed applications and site visits are reviewed at monthly gifting council meeting.
Intake RequirementsProvide copies of:
- Mortgage statement
- Recent checking or savings account balance
- Proof of homeowners' insurance
- Recent federal income tax return or SSI/SSDI award letter
Helpful TipsServices not offered:

- Major, minor or emergency home repairs
- Handyman/maintenance work
- Electrical work (unless it’s related to one of the approved accessible modifications)
- Plumbing work (unless it’s related to one of the above accessible modifications)
- Roofing work
- Cleaning
- Painting
- Landscaping/yard work
- Appliance repair
- HVAC installation/repair
- Countertops and cabinets (unless it’s related to one of the above accessible modifications)
- Walk-in tubs
- Provide accessible equipment (i.e. ADA-compliant toilet, wheelchairs, etc.)
- Work on rental properties
- Work on homes without insurance
- Work on homes outside of the 8-county area
 
Client Information
EligibilityClients must:
- have a financial need
- have a long-term disability with accessibility needs
- be a home owner with proof of homeowner's insurance
- reside in the service area

Projects are selected based on the above criteria being met as well as funds available at the time of request.
 
Fees or Charges
Fee AmountsNone
Wait List3 - 4 months for approval
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Monday - Friday, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Contact Information
 
Contact's Name Lindsay Hall
Contact's Position Program Coordinator
Contact's Phone (303) 551-6724
Contact's Email lhall@hbfdenver.org
Physical Site Address 1 9033 E Easter Pl
Physical Site Address 2 Ste 200
Physical Site City, State, Zip Centennial, CO 80112
Main Phone (303) 551-6721
Fax (303) 733-9440
Service Location Email info@hbfdenver.org
Web Address www.hbfdenver.org
 
Additional Information
SourceMHUW
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Home Builders Foundation
Affiliated Program: Home Builders Foundation
This Service: Home Modification Projects - Home Builders Foundation
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Bathroom Modification Services (BH-3000.3500-100)
Ramp Construction Services (BH-3000.3500-700)
Residential Lift Equipment (BH-3000.3500-750)