DHCD offers several programs that assist eligible single family homeowners with essential repairs. These programs help residents bring homes up to D.C. Housing Code standards. Specific repairs can include roof replacement, abatement of lead-based paint hazards, and improvements for handicap accessibility.
The Single Family Residential Rehabilitation Program (SFRRP) provides loans and grants with a possible maximum usage of up to $75,000 for home repairs. The funds assist households finance home repairs that will address DC building code violations, threats to health and safety, and roof repairs or replacement.
LSW is made available by funding provided by the US Department of Housing and Urban Development, Office of Healthy Homes and Lead Hazard Control.