Housing Access Resources for People with Disabilities and Low Incomes
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:
Amherst – 434.946.9330
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/
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