Community Assistance Provider (CAP) Emergency Rehabilitation

 
General Information
Description of ProgramCommunity Assistance Provider, Inc. (CAP), provides up to $6,000 of grant funds for repairs to homes occupied by owners who have a total income at 50% or less of the median income for the same size family in the same county. This program is most often used for life-threatening situations in the home (a lack of heat or air conditioning, faulty wiring, etc.) and is the only program that can be used to repair a mobile home.
LocationRichland
Geographic AreaCalhoun, Chester, Clarendon, Fairfield, Georgetown, Kershaw, Lancaster, Lee, Lexington, Newberry, Orangeburg, Richland, Saluda, Sumter, Williamsburg
Public TransportationAgency is located on the local bus line.
Facility/ADA AccessAgency is accessible by persons with disabilities.
Intake ProcedureContact the agency to apply.
 
Client Information
Intended ParticipantsLow-income homeowners, whose homes need repairs which they cannot afford, may apply for help.
Languages SpokenBilingual (English/Spanish) staff available on an 'on-call' basis.
EligibilityPeople seeking help must have proof that they own the home where they live and have proof of their income. Income must be 50% or less of the median income for the same size family in the same county.
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesFree
Wait ListThe length of the waiting list depends upon the amount of money available to the agency and the number of requests for help. Call the agency to be added to the list. Have all the needed proof of eligibility available.
 
Availability
Hours of OperationOffice hours are 8:00am - 4:30pm, Monday through Friday.
 
Contact Information
Contact's NameMs. Veronica Rodriguez
Contact's PositionPresident/CEO
Physical Site Address 12800 North Main Street
Physical Site City, State, ZipColumbia, SC 29201
Mailing Address 1PO Box 291921
Mailing City, State, ZipColumbia, SC 29229
Main Phone(803) 771-0050
Fax(803) 771-0505
Program Emailcommunityassist@bellsouth.net
 
Director Information
Director's NameMs. Veronica Rodriguez
Director's PositionPresident/CEO
 
Affiliated Agency and Services
Affiliated Agency:
Community Assistance Provider, Inc. (CAP)
This Program: Community Assistance Provider (CAP) Emergency Rehabilitation
Affiliated Services: Home Repair/Modification Assistance