Housing


Contractors, We Want You!!

If you are currently a Contractor and interested in working with the County's Housing Rehabilitation Projects click below to view Contractor Qualifications!

Contractor Qualification Information


Housing Assistance

If you are a Henry County resident who needs assistance with housing issues, many agencies are in place that may help you. Some contact names and numbers are listed below. Please understand that these agencies are not under the direction of the County Administrator or the Board of Supervisors. For details on each agency and whatever assistance it can provide, please contact that specific agency.

Fuel Assistance

Low-income Home Energy Assistance Program

Henry County/Martinsville Department of Social Services

20 East Church Street

P.O. Drawer 832

Martinsville, VA 24114

Telephone: (276) 656-4300

Fax: (276) 656-4303

Website: www.dss.state.va.us

 

Housing

Habitat for Humanity - Martinsville & Henry County

932 Starling Ave.

Martinsville, VA 24112

Telephone: (276) 638-8861

Fax: (276) 638-1808

Website: www.habitatmhc.org

 

Home Repair Loans/Grants

U.S. Dept. of Agriculture

Lynchburg Service Center

20311-A Timberlake Road

Lynchburg, VA 24502

Telephone: (434) 239-3473

Website: www.usda.gov

 

Granting Freedom (modification grants for service men and service women)

VHDA

Telephone: (877) VHDA-123

Website: www.vhda.com/freedom

 

Southern Area Agency on Aging, Inc.

204 Cleveland Avenue

Martinsville, VA 2411

Toll-Free: (800) 468-4571

Telephone: (276) 632-6442

Fax: (276) 632-6252

Website: www.southernaaa.org

 

Indoor Plumbing Rehab

TAP (Total Action for Progress)  Contact: Michael Thompson

13 East Preston Street

Lexington, VA 24450

Telephone: (540) 463-9527

Fax: (540) 463-1588

 

Rental Assistance

(Section 8, Housing Choice vouchers, Mod. Rehab)

Martinsville Redevelopment and Housing Authority

55 West Church Street, Room 217

P.O. Box 1112

Martinsville, VA 24115

Telephone: (276) 403-5190

Fax: (276) 403-5264

Website: www.martinsville-va.gov

Assistance areas - Henry County and City of Martinsville

 

Water

Southeast Rural Community Assistance Project, Inc.

145 West Campbell Ave., S.W.

P.O. Box 2868

Roanoke, VA 24001

Telephone: (540) 345-1184

Fax: (540) 342-2932

Website: www.sercap.org

 

Weatherization

Pittsylvania County Community Action                                    

P.O. Box 1119                                                                       

Chatham, VA 24531                                                               

Telephone: (434) 432-8250                                                     

Website: www.pccainc.org

Southside Community Action

58 W. Church Street

Martinsville, VA  24112

Telephone: (276) 666-0313