Housing Access Resources for People with Disabilities and Low Incomes

Rush Homes
We maintain a waiting list of interested persons/families who are interested in and/or need our housing. Our waiting list is the doorway to gaining a home with Rush Homes. If you are interested in joining Rush Homes’ waiting list, click here

Rush Homes can also provide a list of other housing providers in the region. Call 434-455-2120.

Accessva.org provides a way for Virginians with disabilities to find an affordable, accessible place to live. Accessva.org also provides a variety of other information including information on accessible housing resources, and interactive map of Virginia Centers for Independent Living (CIL’s). Click on www.accessva.org to search for housing.

Virginia Housing Search
Virginia Housing Development Authority manages Virginia Housing Search, a free resource to help you find a home that fits your needs and budget. Begin your search at http://www.virginiahousingsearch.com/

2-1-1 is a free and confidential service that helps people across the greater Lynchburg area (and many other parts of North America) find needed local resources including housing and utilities. Dial 2-1-1 or visit http://www.211.org.

Additional Area Resources:

Department of Social Services:
Lynchburg- 434.455.5850
Amherst – 434.946.9330
Bedford- 540.586.7750
Campbell County-434.332.9585

Disabilities Services
Lynchburg Area Center for Independent Living (LACIL) – 434.528.4971

Coordinated Homeless Intake and Access (CHIA)  434.455.5722          (Mon-Fri 1:00-4:00pm)

Lynchburg Redevelopment & Housing Authority  434.485.7200  www.lynchburghousing.org
Salvation Army (after hours)  434.845.5939
Hand Up Lodge (after hours) 434.846.2778

Rent, Mortgage, and Utility Assistance
Lynchburg Community Action Group (Lyn-CAG) 434.846.2778  www.lyncag.org

Interfaith Outreach Association  434.846.6098  www.interfaithoutreach.org

Salvation Army  434.845.5939  http://virginiasalvationarmy.org/lynchburgva/

Food Access
Blue Ridge Area Food Bank, Lynchburg   434.845.4099
Park View Community Mission  434.845.8468
Lynchburg Daily Bread  434.845.5703

Resources Outside Lynchburg City
Altavista – DAWN (Donation a week neighbor)  434.369.7937

Bedford – Bedford Christian Ministries  540.486.2633

Campbell County – Piedmont Community Impact  434.283.7531

Amherst – Helping Hands  434.846.5914