Access Program

The Redevelopment Authority has made funds available to provide low and moderate income residents with permanent, physical disabilities increased accessibility in their current homes.

Contact RACW’s Home Improvement Department at 724-228-6875.

Basic Eligibility Requirements:

Low and moderate income homeowners and tenants with permanent, physical disabilities residing in Washington County who need physical modifications to their homes may apply for this program.

Income eligibility:

Annual income must not exceed 80% of the Median Family income for the Pittsburgh MSA as determined by HUD and adjusted based on household size. Note: Income limits may change periodically.

  • Family of 1 – $56,250

  • Family of 2 – $64,250

  • Family of 3 – $72,300

  • Family of 4 – $80,300

  • Family of 5 – $86,750

  • Family of 6 – $93,150

*Property taxes are current
*No municipal, state, or federal liens
*Not in foreclosure
*Verification of permanent, physical disability
*Other eligibility criteria must be met for participation. This includes requirements not listed above but included in the Guidelines.

Once we receive your pre-application, we will send you a letter stating that we have received your pre-application and that it has been placed on a waiting list. When funding becomes available, we will contact you to begin processing your application.


Access Program Documents