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Housing Rehabilitation

The City works in partnership with Alameda County's Healthy Homes Department to provide high quality rehabilitation services. The Alameda County Healthy Homes Department provides the following rehabilitation services for qualified Union City homeowners. To apply, call 510-567-8280.

  • Minor Home Repair Grants - grant funds for emergency repairs of plumbing, carpentry, electrical, railings, grab bars, toilets, water heaters, furnaces, doors, locks and more. Mobile home owners may apply for a Minor Home Repair Grant.
  • Accessibility Grants - for seniors or persons with special needs to install ramps, railings, doorways, counter height modifications, etc.
  • Exterior Paint Grants
  • Rehabilitation Grants - up to $60,000 for major repairs.

Examples of Non-eligible repairs: Room Additions, Landscaping, Pools and Spas, Kennels, etc.

Contact Info
Alameda County Healthy Homes Department
2000 Embarcadero, Suite 300
Oakland CA 94606
Hours: 8:30 am to 5:00 pm Monday through Friday
Phone: (510) 567-8280  
Website
Housing Rehabilitation Brochure

Low Income Weatherization Assistance Program

Spectrum Community Services manages the Low Income Weatherization Assistance Program. This is a federally-funded program that provides free energy efficiency improvements in the homes of qualified homeowners or renters. In an effort to reduce energy costs and consumption, Spectrum provides free conservation measures (including energy-efficient appliances and weather-stripping) as well as education on energy-related home safety issues to eligible residents of Alameda County. By reducing the amount of outside air infiltration into homes and apartments, friendly  staff and efficient technicians increase clients’ comfort while lowering their energy costs. For assistance or information on weatherization please call Spectrum.

Contact Info
Spectrum Community Services
2621 Barrington Court
Hayward, CA 94545-1100
Phone: 510-881-0300 ext. 272
Email: spectrumwx@spectrumcs.org
Website

 

Habitat for Humanity East Bay/Silicon Valley

Habitat for Humanity East Bay/Silicon Valley offers the following programs: Home Repair, Veteran Home Repair, Painting Services, and Manufactured Home Repair.

Contact Info
East Bay Office:
2619 Broadway
Oakland, CA 94612
Phone: (510) 251-6304
Email:info@HabitatEBSV.org
Website