Home Repair/Modification Assistance

Community Assistance Provider (CAP) Emergency Rehabilitation

General Information
Description of ServiceCommunity 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.
Geographical 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
Target PopulationEconomically Disadvantaged
Intended ParticipantsLow-income homeowners, whose homes need repairs which they cannot afford, may apply for help.
Age GroupAdults
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.
Grievance ProcessContact the Agency Director with any concerns or complaints.
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.
Hours of Operation Office hours are 8:00am - 4:30pm, Monday through Friday.
Contact Information
Contact's Name Ms. Veronica Rodriguez
Contact's Position President/CEO
Physical Site Address 1 2800 North Main Street
Physical Site City, State, Zip Columbia, SC 29201
Mailing Address 1 PO Box 291921
Mailing City, State, Zip Columbia, SC 29229
Mail Attention To CAP, Inc.
Main Phone (803) 771-0050
Fax (803) 771-0505
Service Location Email communityassist@bellsouth.net
Additional Information
Legal StatusNon-Profit
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Community Assistance Provider, Inc. (CAP)
Affiliated Program: Community Assistance Provider (CAP) Emergency Rehabilitation
This Service: Home Repair/Modification Assistance
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Home Repair/Modification Assistance ()
Housing/Residential ()