|Project Open House|
|The Mayor’s Office for People with Disabilities (“MOPD”) is pleased to announce the open enrollment application process for Project Open House (POH). The POH mission is to remove “small” readily achievable architectural barriers within an individual’s home for qualified applicants with a permanent disability, thereby assisting in gaining greater independence.
MOPD works hand in hand with City agencies to assure that the voice of the disabled community is represented, and that programs and policies address the needs of the community. POH is administered by MOPD and the NYC Department of Housing Preservation and Development (“HPD”), and provides for the removal of readily achievable residential barriers that do not require obtaining a permit from the NYC Department of Buildings (“DOB”) and do not require the professional services of a NYS Licensed Architect.
SOME EXAMPLES OF WORK COVERED UNDER THIS PROGRAM
Please go to the link below to download the Project Open House Flyer (in PDF):
Grant application deadline is fast-approaching (September 15, 2014)!