FUNDING: Virginia Housing Development Authority (VHDA)
COVERAGE AREA: Counties of Amelia, Buckingham, Cumberland, Lunenburg, Nottoway and Prince Edward
PURPOSE: Provides funding for home and rental unit modifications necessary for accessibility for service members and Veterans who were injured in the line of duty.
SELECTION CRITERIA: STEPS receive referrals from other organizations or directly from clients, at which point a staff member will do an intake with the Veteran and document the physical issues/required modifications within the residence.
VHDA will pay up to $6,000 of the contractor’s estimate. Contractors have 120 days to complete the modifications after the paperwork has been signed.
CONTACT: Amy Beatson, Vice President of Program Services
225 Industrial Park Road, Farmville, VA 23901, 434-315-5909 Ext. 211