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Home Adaptations for Independence (HAFI)

Important Notice:

A new Application Form is available April 1, 2019, applications submitted using the old form will not be accepted.

If you’re eligible, you could receive a grant for up to $17,500 for eligible adaptations, calculated as follows:

  • 100% grant for adaptations up to and including $15,000
  • 50% cost share on an additional $5,000 of adaptations ($2,500 grant, $2,500 your portion)

Review the program changes that go into effect April 2019.

Program Overview

The Home Adaptations for Independence (HAFI) Program provides financial assistance in the form of a grant to eligible low-income households to complete home adaptations for independent living.

Homeowner Eligibility

As a homeowner, you may be eligible for Home Adaptations for Independence (HAFI) assistance if you or someone in your household has diminished physical abilities and you meet all the application requirements.

Landlord & Tenant Eligibility

Tenants and landlords may also apply to the Home Adaptations for Independence program. 

Approved Applicants

Approved assistance will be either a grant or a forgivable loan. Once your application is approved, you will have 90 days to complete the work from the date of written approval.

Property Eligibility

What properties are eligible or ineligible? Find out if your property is permitted for the Home Adaptations Independence program (HAFI).

Eligible Adaptations

The adaptations should directly address the disability or diminished ability of the homeowner, tenant or household member. Find out what modifications are eligible or ineligible under the HAFI program.