Announcing Veterans Housing Support

Announcing Veterans Housing Support

Americans Helping Americans® is pleased to announce the implementation of our new Veterans Housing Support (VHS) program, an innovative and person-centered program dedicated to empowering veterans experiencing homelessness and housing insecurity in Fairfax County,...
Repairing and Rebuilding Homes, and Lives

Repairing and Rebuilding Homes, and Lives

Rebuilding Homes and Lives in the Heart of Appalachia In rural Appalachia, the arrival of spring is a spectacle of nature’s revival, with early bloomers and budding trees painting the landscape in vibrant colors. Yet, beyond nature’s beauty, spring marks a...
Repairing Roofs and Ramps for those that can’t

Repairing Roofs and Ramps for those that can’t

For many elderly and/or disabled homeowners in rural Appalachia, their home is the only asset they have – no savings accounts, no IRAs or 401(k)s – just struggling to get by from one month to the next on their meager Social Security benefits to put food on the table,...
Repairing Homes in critical need of help

Repairing Homes in critical need of help

In rural Jefferson, Cocke, Grainger, and Hamblin counties in northeastern Appalachian Tennessee, our longtime partner there, Appalachian Ministries (AMOS) operates a home rehab program for the elderly, disabled, veterans, and other homeowners living in substandard...
65 Homes to Be Repaired Throughout Appalachia in 2022

65 Homes to Be Repaired Throughout Appalachia in 2022

One might say it takes a “village” to repair a house or mobile home to enable low-income elderly and disabled homeowners to be able to continue to live in the place they love and call home. But the reality is, it takes much more than that. It takes a small local...