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Current Grant Programs

Active programs are listed below* - if you have interest in a program, or questions, please contact our office.

*information below is not guaranteed. "Active" does not denote open spots within a program. Call the office for more information.

NYS Community Development Block Grant (CDBG)

Are you a public official looking for information on applying for a program for your town?

CDBG Programs are administered by New York State's Office of Community Renewal. These grant programs are designed to provide eligible cities, towns, and villages with the necessary financial assistance for activities that will develop decent, affordable housing, enhance quality of life, and encourage economic revitalization.

Click here to see our active CDBG programs.                                                           

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NYS Affordable Housing Corporation (AHC)

AHC Programs are also administered by New York State's Office of Community Renewal. AHC is designed to create homeownership opportunities for low- to moderate-income households by providing grants to governmental, not-for-profit, and charitable groups for building new or improving existing homes.

Click here to see our active AHC programs.                                                           

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NYS HOME Investment Partnership Program (HOME)

The New York State HOME Program uses federal HOME Investment Partnership Program funding, and is administered by the New York State Housing Trust Fund Corporation (HTFC). These funds are provided to increase decent, safe, and affordable housing opportunities in NYS by acquiring, rehabilitating, or constructing housing.

Click here to see our active HOME programs.                                                           

 

NYS Access to Home Program (Access)

Access programs are administered by New York's Office of Homes and Community Renewal. These programs financial assistance intended to make residential units accessible for low- to moderate-income persons with disabilities. Assistance with the cost of adapting homes is intended to allow individuals to safely and comfortably continue or return to live in their homes.

Click here to see our active Access programs.                                                           

 
 
Grants designed for home repairs:

CDBG

Black Brook

  • Must pay property taxes to the town of Black Brook

  • Must be owner occupied

  • Income for all household members required

  • Health and safety repairs

CDBG

Clinton

  • Must pay property taxes to the town of Clinton

  • Must be owner occupied

  • Income for all household members required

  • Health and safety repairs

CDBG

Ellenburg

CDBG

Moira

CDBG

Westville '18

CDBG

Franklin

CDBG

Bellmont

  • Must pay property taxes to the town of Bellmont

  • Must be owner occupied

  • Income for all household members required

  • Health and safety repairs

CDBG

Malone (Town)

CDBG

Beekmantown

  • Must pay property taxes to the town of Beekmanton

  • Must be owner occupied

  • Income for all household members required

  • Health and safety repairs

N/A

That's it for now!

  • Must pay property taxes to the town of Ellenburg

  • Must be owner occupied

  • Income for all household members required

  • Health and safety repairs

  • Must pay property taxes to the town of Moira

  • Must be owner occupied

  • Income for all household members required

  • Health and safety repairs

  • Must pay property taxes to the town of Westville

  • Must be owner occupied

  • Income for all household members required

  • Health and safety repairs

  • Must pay property taxes to the town of Franklin

  • Must be owner occupied

  • Income for all household members required

  • Health and safety repairs

  • Must pay property taxes to the town of Malone

  • Must be owner occupied

  • Income for all household members required

  • Health and safety repairs

Grants designed for manufactured homes:
 

CDBG MHRP

Ausable

  • Must pay property taxes to the town of Ausable

  • Must be owner occupied

  • Income for all household members required

  • Replacement only, no repairs

CDBG MHRP

Westville '19

  • Must pay property taxes to the town of Westville

  • Must be owner occupied

  • Income for all household members required

  • Replacement only, no repairs

HOME MHRP

Clinton County

  • Must pay property taxes in Clinton County

  • Must be owner occupied

  • Income for all household members required

  • Replacement only, no repairs

That's it for now!

HOME MHRP

Franklin County

  • Must pay property taxes in Franklin County

  • Must be owner occupied

  • Income for all household members required

  • Replacement only, no repairs

AHC 7Q63

Clinton & Franklin County

  • Must pay property taxes to Clinton or Franklin County

  • Must be owner occupied

  • Income for all household members required

  • Replacement only, no repairs

N/A

That's it for now!

Grants designed for making home accessible:
 

Access to Home

Clinton & Franklin County

N/A

That's it for now!

  • Must pay property taxes to Clinton or Franklin County

  • Must have owner permission

  • Income for all household members required

  • Retrofits homes for disabled or elderly individuals

FAIR HOUSING

Friends operates in accordance with Federal and State Fair Housing Laws

Federal, state, and local fair housing laws exist to ensure that all individuals have equal housing opportunities. Specifically, the Federal Fair Housing Act and New York State Human Rights Law include prohibitions about: the denial of equal opportunity and treatment; aiding or abetting discriminatory practices;  harassment and interference for rentals, sales, financing, and insurance related to the following protected classes:

  • race

  • color

  • national origin

  • sex

  • religion

  • familial status (families with children under 18 years of age)

  • handicap/disability (mental and physical)

  • Marital Status

  • Sexual Orientation

  • Age (18 and older)

  • Military Status

  • Creed

  • Gender Identity

  • Gender Expression

  • Source of Income (ex/  public assistance, Section 8, SSD, SSI, etc.)

  • Arrest

Think you might be the victim of a fair housing violation?

Fair
Housing
Act

NYS
Human
Rights
Law

Housing providers (including owners, real estate agents, property managers, cooperative and condominium boards) and lenders (banks, mortgage companies, etc.) are prohibited from discriminating against any of the above protected classes

 

518-293-5045

1387 Hardscrabble Road,

Cadyville, NY 12918

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