Residential Repair Program

The Town of Babylon Residential Repair Program offers residents (age 60+) minor home repairs. Residents must be incapable of maintaining their homes because of illness, incapacity, handicap or absence of a caretaker. Repairs are meant to remediate substandard, unsuitable, or unsafe residences. 

The Residential Repair Program provides the worker and the recipients are expected to pay for the necessary supplies and materials. The repairs include but are not limited to: 

  • Handicapped modifications 
  • Crime prevention modification 
  • Install hand rails 
  • Installation and repair of grab bars 
  • Painting 
  • Minor plumbing 

The Residential Repair Program covers minor projects and does not include projects which require licensed contractors. The program does not provide for SNOW REMOVAL

Funding is limited and preference will be given to older individuals with the greatest economic needs. Funding provided by the Administration for Community Living & the New York State Office for the Aging through the Suffolk County Office for the Aging 

Eligible residents in need of services can call Karimah Lateef at (631) 789-3309.