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Housing Resources for People with Disabiities
The following are resources that will people with disabilities find assistance with all types of housing needs.
Comunity Options, Inc.
Provides housing, support services and advocacy assistance to help empower thousands of people with disabilities.
Congregate Housing Services Program (CHSP)
This program prevents premature and unnecessary institutionalization of frail elderly, nonelderly disabled, and temporarily disabled persons.
State Independent Living Centers
State Independent Living Centers are a consumer?controlled, community?based, cross?disability, nonresidential private nonprofit agencies that are designed and operated within a local community by individuals with disabilities and provides an array of independent living services.
This guide seeks not only to provide the reader with the most relevant and essential resources needed to navigate the myriad of red tape and sometimes rigid processes regularly associated with real estate purchases; it also aims to educate you.
Housing Choice Vouchers is a HUD, The U.S Department of Housing and Urban Development, federal housing program that financially helps moderate or low-income families with disabilities to rent or buy a home.
Information on a number of ways to find affordable, accessible housing in your community.
USDA Rural Development
Loans for very low-, low-, and moderate-income families; the elderly; and persons with disabilities in rural areas.
Department of Veterans Affairs
The Veterans Affairs office offers mortgage loan programs to disabled veterans.
Habitat for Humanity
Today, Habitat for Humanity is a true world leader in addressing the issues of poverty housing.
The N.O.A.H. Foundation
A non-profit agency committed to the provision of affordable housing through diligent pursuit of home ownership opportunities for home buyers. They offer downpayment Assisistance.
A Home of your Own Guide
Offers many programs for mortgage assistance to the disabled
We have information on ADA Housing, Disabled housing, Americans with Disabilities Act, HUD Homes, Housing and Urban Development programs, Loans for disabled people, Disabled veterans housing, Disabled veteran homes. We help first time home buyers by finding down payment assistance programs. Closing cost assistance and money to modify a home for a disabled user.
New Graduate School for Global Inclusion and Social Development of Persons with Disabilities - UMass