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Home Repair Program

This program targets two areas of home maintenance that threaten the security, safety and health of the home. Homeowners willing to partner with Manatee Habitat can achieve the necessary repairs to remain safely in their home.

Home Preservation

Exterior work that includes:

  • Painting, patching, minor repair
  • Replacement of exterior building materials
  • Yard Cleanup and Maintenance

Critical Home Repair

Extensive interior or exterior work performed to address health and safety issues or code violations.

  • Kitchen and Bathroom Repairs
  • Wheelchair Ramps and Handicap Rails
  • Roof Repair or Replacement
  • Exterior Door Installation
  • Window Repair or Replacement
  • Interior Modifications for Handicap Accessibility

Basic Qualifications

  • Manatee County Resident
  • Owner Occupied Home
  • Meet Income Guidelines

Homeowner Must Demonstrate

  • Need for Repairs
  • Willingness to Partner with Manatee Habitat
  • Ability to Pay for Repairs

Homeowner Partnership Requirements

  • Sweat Equity Commitment
  • Financial Partnership

For more information contact Sheryl Boddy, Community Programs Manager at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Asalena Smith

Asalena Smith was able to have her roof replaced through the Home Repair Program with the help of grant funding provided by the Manatee Community Foundation.

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