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HOUSING / WEATHERIZATION

ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (HWAP) 

 

 

HARCATUS Housing & Weatherization seeks to assist customers with services that will make safe, decent and affordable housing attainable. Our endeavors are made possible through various programs and funding sources and many community partnerships.

Hours of Operation: Monday through Thursday from 7:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

The Home Weatherization Assistance Program is available to help low income residents use less energy while increasing the comfort of their homes. Services are available to both homeowners and renters, but landlords may be required to make a financial contribution. A home inspection is completed to determine the most cost effective weatherization service for each home. Various services may include: Safety inspections, tune up/ repair, installation of heating unit, insulation of attics, sidewalls, floors, hot water tanks and insulating hot water tanks, low flow shower head, aerators, pipe wrap, reduction of air leakage from major sources, replacement of inefficient refrigerators and freezers, and a personalized energy management plan. The various programs include: East Ohio Gas Housewarming Program, Columbia Gas Warm Choice , American Electric Program (Targeted Energy Efficiency), and AEP CAP / Electric Partnership Program (EPP). We will also be considered as a contractor for the County/City Community Housing Improvement Program (CHIP).

For program specific questions or applications, please call 740-922-6692 or 6693

Weatherization - Ann Thompson at extension 204 or email at athompson@harcatus.org

AEP CAP or Electric Partnership Program - Jean Martin at extention 209 or email at jmartin@harcatus.org  

Harcatus Housing strives to provide quality programs to assist customers in all areas of housing related issues from homelessness to foreclosure prevention and in between. Our Housing Counselors are trained and certified through the NeighborWorks organization. Harcatus Housing has also adopted the National Industry Standards for Homeownership Education and Counseling. The NCHEC Certifications held include: Homeownership Counseling for Program Managers and Executive Directors, Foreclosure Intervention and Default Counseling, Post Purchase Homeownership Education, Pre-Purchase Homeownership Education, and Homeownership Counseling. The following programs and services are provided: Pre-purchase; Post Purchase Counseling; Foreclosure Prevention Counseling; Financial Literacy; Rental Counseling; Fair Housing Issues, & Homelessness Counseling. The various programs include National Foreclosure Mitigation Counseling. Please call 740-922-6692 or 6693 extension 202.

Counselors are generally available for phone calls from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Thursday.

Additionally, if you need to submit information to our counselors, please send in .pdf format to:

Dean Teal at extension 203 or email at dteal@harcatus.org

Questions and concerns can be submitted to the Housing Manager, Sandra Mann at extension 202 or email at smann@harcatus.org

Carol Penix, Program Director

508 Grant St., Dennison

(740) 922-6692 or 6693

Fax: 740-922-1007

smann@harcatus.org  

 

"Equal Housing Opportunity Provider"