Meet Independence Now’s 2022 Housing Hero Award Recipients.
Having a criminal record or history of an eviction can make it very difficult to be accepted into a rental property, but help is available.
When applying for a housing unit to rent, the property management company reviews your credit history.
HandyPro is a company we frequently work with to complete standard and custom home modification projects for consumers so they can remain independent in their own homes.
“I end up moving in June of 2017 and it has been a tremendous blessing, especially financially.”
“Since I have met Ms. Harrod and been involved with the Independence Now Program I am no longer homeless.”
We’re looking forward to the day when we can return to the office so more consumers can see what we do first hand, but we’re working just as hard from home to provide services for anyone who is seeking support to live independently.
Keith Kelly was seeking a place to live on his own and heard about Independence Now (IN) from some friends. He worked with a team at IN including Shannon Minnick, Director of Independent Living Services; Abiola Heyliger, Montgomery County Independent Living Specialist; and Debra Potts, Independent Living Housing Specialist. Keith says he has become more[…]