NeighborWorks® Home Resources has been awarded $500,000 to offer home repairs for eligible homeowners. The funding is provided by New York State Homes and Community Renewal and the New York State Affordable Housing Corporation. Eligibility is based on income, ownership and other program guidelines.

This new program will provide home improvements to approximately 30 substandard, owner-occupied, single-family homes in Cattaraugus County, southern Erie County, and southwestern Wyoming County. Home repairs are to address health, safety and code deficiencies.

Applications can be obtained by going to NeighborWorks® Home Resources at 209 N. Union St., Olean, NY 14760; by calling (716) 373-4100, ext. 1; or by visiting

NeighborWorks® Home Resources is a non-profit community-based housing agency dedicated to helping to provide safe, decent, affordable housing to low- to moderate-income people in Cattaraugus County and surrounding areas.