Official website for the City of Aurora, Illinois. Mayor Robert J. O'Connor

Home Repair

For information purposes only. The City of Aurora does not endorse any specific service. This information was compiled by the City of Aurora’s Division of Neighborhood Redevelopment. Please be advised that you will need to contact the program agency prior to beginning a project and/or installing new equipment. Projects that begin without approval from program agency are not reimbursable.

Joseph Corporation -Safety First Program

Eligible City of Aurora residents may receive a grant of up to $5,000.00 for emergency home improvements to correct emergency or life and safety hazards in their home.  Improvements include mechanical systems, electrical upgrades, plumbing improvements, roof repairs or replacement, and porch repairs.
Eligibility:  Income eligible residents
Phone:  630-906-9400

Rebuilding Together Aurora -Year Round "Safe at Home" program

A “safe and healthy housing” program designed to provide small safety and accessibility repairs for seniors and homeowners with disabilities, including (but not limited to) flooring, grab bars, lighting, and wheelchair ramps.
Eligibility:  Seniors and Disabled.
Phone:  630-585-7510

My Father's Hands - Chore Assistance

A service ministry serving the Fox Valley area.  This organization provides assists senior citizens, disabled individuals, single parents, veterans, and the unemployed with lawn care and snow removal. 
Eligibility:  Seniors and Disabled
Phone:  630-897-0033
Internet:  www.mfhds.orgs

Senior Services Associates, Inc. -Emergency Assistance Program

For seniors with limited means, one time assistance for home repairs or other health and safety emergencies.
Eligibility:  Low income seniors
Phone:  630-897-4035

Fox Valley Habitat for Humanity

Home Repair Consultation for Low/Moderate Income Residents Fox Valley Habitat for Humanity is available for consultation on work and repairs and qualified vendors.
Eligibility:  Income eligible persons and families
Phone:  630-859-3333

More information

More information can be obtained from the Division of Neighborhood Redevelopment at the email address or telephone number listed below, or at its webpage.
Phone: 630-256-3320