Keeping Your Home Safe
If your home is in need of repair, or if you need to have a smoke detector installed to keep you safe in your home, there are organizations that can help.
Hosanna Industries' work involves a variety of charitable initiatives aimed at helping our impoverished neighbors.
Pittsburgh Habitat for Humanity
Pittsburgh Habitat for Humanity help you restore the quality, safety, and beauty of yours. Habitat for Humanity of Greater Pittsburgh offers several affordable home repair programs designed to help low-income homeowners.
The Pittsburgh Project
The Pittsburgh Project is a Christian nonprofit community development organization with a thirty-two year history of service to the Pittsburgh area, through investment in future leaders and vulnerable homeowners.
Nazareth Housing Services
412-931-6996 ext. 6510
Nazareth Housing Services is part of a network of housing counseling agencies under contract with the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. Counseling services are provided to clients free of charge.
Rebuilding Together Pittsburgh
Rebuilding Together Pittsburgh provide low-income homeowners with critical home repairs, accessibility modifications, and energy-efficient upgrades.
Allegheny County Economic Development, Home Improvement Loan Program
Allegheny County Economic Development, Home Improvement Loan Program is the most affordable way for eligible Allegheny County residents to rehabilitate and improve their homes.
Urban Redevelopment Authority of Pittsburgh
Urban Redevelopment Authority of Pittsburgh is the City of Pittsburgh’s economic development agency, committed to creating jobs, expanding the City’s tax base and improving the vitality of businesses and neighborhoods.
Allegheny Lead Safe Homes
Does your home or apartment has old peeling paint? Are there young kids in the home? Allegheny Lead Safe Homes can help!
Response Center: 311
Pittsburgh Fire Bureau: 412-255-2863
- For City of Pittsburgh residents only.
- Get home smoke detectors installed.
Action Housing Weatherization Assistance Programs
City Residents: 412-281-2101 ext. 2101
County Residents: 412-281-2102 ext. 2053
Action Housing Weatherization Assistance Programs is a federally-funded program that provides eligible homeowners and renters with free-of-charge weatherization services, which refers to the process of reducing the amount of air infiltration into and out of the home.