Apply for service

If you are an Orleans Parish homeowner and would like to learn more about how Rebuilding Together New Orleans can help you, please email or call (504) 264-1815. Eligibility varies from case to case and can be affected by funds and team capacity availability.

Our team receives a very high volume of calls every day--please allow us one week to respond to your request. We can only meet with clients/potential clients by appointment. We do not accept walk-ins.

Eligibility Overview

Verify Homeownership Status

A permanent resident of the household must be the homeowner on record-- name must be on the deed AND must have lived in the home for at least the past 3 years

Verify Income Status

You must own the home and be a low-income household (at or below 80% of the Area Median Income) 

Verify Homeowner Eligibility 

In addition to meeting the income and ownership requirements, the individual must be one of the following:

  • 60 or older

  • disabled 

  • veteran

  • veteran widow(er)

  • single head of household with minor(s) living in the home

  • full-time caregiver 

Repairs Provided 

Rebuilding Together provides critical health and safety repairs for eligibile homeowners. We cannot provide total rebuilds, demolition, or major electrical, plumbing, and/or foundation work. 

Common repairs include, but are not limited to:

  • roof work

  • flooring

  • exterior painting

  • weatherization

  • drywall

  • safety modifications