Newfoundland & Labrador Funding Sources
Home Modification Program (HMP)
Funding for low-to-moderate income homeowners, seniors and persons with disabilities who require accessibility changes to their residences, which can help promote independence, self-reliance, assist with a better quality of life, and enable individuals to remain in their own homes for a longer period.
Low-to-moderate income homeowners seeking changes to make their homes accessible for persons with disabilities (referral from an Occupational Therapist or appropriate professional is required).
Low-to-moderate income seniors or persons with disabilities requiring home accessibility modifications to their homes (referral from local Community Health board required.
What types of repairs are eligible?
Installation of a ramp; widened doorways/halls to increase space for wheelchair
Handrails, lowered counter and work space in the kitchen
Roll/walk-in showers, bathtub grab bars; and seats
NLHC provides funding to eligible homeowners in the form of grants and repayable loans. Funding is limited to the costs associated with repairs. Persons with accessibility needs may receive a forgivable grant of up to $7,500 [$7,500 in Labrador]. Repairs exceeding these levels may be addressed under a repayable loan of up to $10,000 [$13,000 in Labrador].
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