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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.

Home Repair Loans/Grants

U.S. Department 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)

Virginia Housing and Development Authority (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)

 Danville Redevelopment & Housing Authority


Website: www.drhava.com

Assistance areas - Henry County and City of Martinsville

* Representatives of DRHA will be at the Martinsville City Municipal Building on Tuesdays and Thursdays between the hours of 9:30 and 3:00 in Room 32: (276)-403-5254


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


Pittsylvania County Community Action                                    

P.O. Box 1119                                                                       

Chatham, VA 24531                                                               

Telephone: (434) 432-8250                                                     
Website: www.pccainc.org


  Fuel Assistance

  Henry County/Martinsville Department of Social Services

  Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program

  20 Progress Drive (physical location)  Martinsville, VA 24112

  Mailing Address: PO Box 4946, Martinsville, VA 24115

  Main Telephone:  (276) 656-4300;  Fax #: (276) 656-4303 or 656-4398

  Hours of Operation:  Monday - Friday 8:00 am to 5:00pm

  Website: www.dss.state.va.us