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The Housing Assistance Program of Essex County (HAPEC) is a non-profit organization that exists for the sole purpose of assisting Essex County residents in a variety of ways. We are not here to sell you a product. This web site is here to assist, educate and provide you with useful information.Our Programs
Home Repair Program
The Housing Assistance Program of Essex County has assisted communities and property owners with housing repairs since 1984. More than 1,100 housing units have been renovated, using over $21 million in grant money from both federal and state sources. Housing rehabilitation programs in the county are funded annually, and vary in scope and location from year to year.Read more
Home Buying Assistance
How can this program can assist you? You may receive funds to make a home affordable to your family. Subsidy is based on a case by case basis.
CCHAP currently has two(2) project-based housing sites. A family interested in participating in the project-based program may pick up an application at our office, download from the website or have one mailed to them. Applicants’ names are placed on the waiting list and are served in order of date and time of application.Read more
Currently available housing in Essex County for the Elderly and Families.
If you are interested in this program, please contact our office for more information regarding eligibility and guidelines.
Home Counseling Services
The Housing Assistance Program of Essex County, Inc. is a HUD Certified Housing Counseling Agency providing comprehensive housing counseling services to Essex County residents free of charge, including counseling and form submission assistance.
March 4, 2014
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