Fair Housing Guide for People with Disabilities is a helpful guide developed by the Housing Equality Center of Pennsylvania to assist you in better understanding your rights under the Fair Housing Act, and to increase your ability to recognize the signs of housing discrimination.
Home Repairs in Pennsylvania provides information about resources that may be able to help homeowners in Pennsylvania with repairs and home improvements.
Housing Equality Center of Pennsylvania offers a variety of programs and services to the general public to ensure that consumers have access to housing and understand their rights under fair housing laws. The resources pages are full of links to useful information.
MortgageLoan.com is a guide that aims to help persons of low income gain an understanding of the options available when it comes to finding affordable housing and getting a mortgage.
PA Health Law Project (PHLP) is a non-profit organization that helps people with disabilities and individuals who are low-income access health care. In so doing, PHLP staff is expert on home and community-based waiver services and innovative housing models, and have been instrumental in the creation of affordable limited equity partnerships and co-ops.
PA Housing Finance Agency (PHFA) is an agency that was created by the PA General Assembly in 1972 to provide affordable housing for older adults, persons and families of modest means, and persons with disabilities. PHFA administers and/or coordinates a number of programs that include helping people with disabilities become homeowners, assisting homeowners with emergency repairs, and preventing foreclosures.
PA Housing Search is a free, online search of up-to-date Pennsylvania listings of affordable, accessible rentals and homes that are for sale.
Regional Housing Legal Services is a nonprofit law firm that helps create accessible, sustainable, affordable, and safe housing for Pennsylvanians who are lower-income, including people with disabilities.
The Self-Determination Housing Project (SDHP) of Pennsylvania provides information and resources to people with disabilities and their families about housing options. SDHP also administers several statewide and/or county-wide housing programs including the Regional Housing Coordinator Program and the PA Accessible Housing Program, a grant program for home modifications.
Also known as the Section 504 Home Repair program, this provides loans to very-low-income homeowners to repair, improve or modernize their homes or grants to elderly very-low-income homeowners to remove health and safety hazards.