Free Home Repair from NeighborWorks Northeastern PA
As part of a NeighborWorks Week volunteer home repair event, volunteers will come to Lackawanna County to serve approximately 60 elderly, modest-income homeowners who need a helping hand, with all work done at no cost to the homeowner. Volunteers will work on various projects including: porch repair/construction, step repair, interior/exterior painting, wheelchair ramp/repair/construction, weatherization and solar-powered security lights. Those eligible are older homeowners (60+) with a household income as follows: 1-person household-$37,150, 2-person household-$42,450 and 3-person household-$47,750.
To apply contact the Lackawanna County Area Agency on Aging at 570-963-6740 and request a NeighborWorks referral for the summer 2019 volunteer project. DEADLINE TO APPLY IS MARCH 15, 2019.
Work will be done June 24-June 28, 2019.