CCA had guest speakers from the Huntington and Smithtown Townships' senior citizen departments. Both towns offer no cost home maintenance services to residents, over age 60, with no applicable income restrictions . While each program will vary , services include gutter cleaning on one story homes, replacing washers from a leaking faucet; repairing screens and rewiring lamps. Other services include window caulking; patching a hole in a wall; installation of grab bars, hand rails, smoke detectors, light switches and electrical outlets . The homeowner must supply or pay for parts but there is no charge for labor ,which is covered by your tax dollars.
The town of Huntington program includes assistance with computers and DVD players. Renters in Huntington may also be eligible for some of these services.
Call Town of Smithtown 631 360-7616
Call Town of Huntington 631 351 3253