DO YOU, OR SOMEONE YOU KNOW, HAVE A HOME IN NEED OF REPAIRS?
Greater Des Moines Habitat for Humanity helps make critical home repairs affordable!
How it works!
Rock the Block® brings homeowners, volunteers, and Habitat for Humanity together to support low-income residents with needed repair, maintenance, weatherization, safety, accessibility, and beautification of homes. Homeowners can apply for the program and are accepted based on their household income.
Do you own your own home, but need assistance?
Apply for Rock the Block® services.
Residents that qualify for Rock the Block® services are given access to five distinct categories. They are as follows:
•Exterior Maintenance (such as roofs and siding)
•Critical Home Repair (such as furnaces and water heaters)
•Weatherization (such as windows and insulation)
•Accessibility (such as ramps and grab bars)
•Aging in Place (Senior Services)
Families are served on a first come, first served basis.
Contact us to find out more about this program and how
you can qualify for help:
Phone: (515) 657-7988
•Must live in Polk, Dallas, or Jasper County
•Must be the homeowner on record & living in the home
•Must be current on mortgage and property taxes
•Must income qualify (0 – 60% median income (HUD guidelines))
•Must be willing to complete eight (8) hours of Sweat Equity
•Must pay a modest service fee based on AMI table