Habitat Office: 203.744.1340 | ReStore: 203.205.0952


Home repairs for in-need owners

A Brush with Kindness is Housatonic Habitat's low-cost home repair and painting services for:

  • Low-income under-served homeowners
  • Elderly homeowners aging in place
  • Social service agencies serving the area

A Brush with Kindness, launched in 2015, at Housatonic Habitat:

  • Expands Habitat's core affordable housing mission
  • Increases the number of people served
  • Revitalizes neighborhoods and maintains the local tax base
  • Helps people maintain their biggest asset

This is a low-cost alternative to home repairs and is open to those with low-income for a fee. To request an application and home repair estimate: contact kent@housatonichabitat.org or call 203.744.1340.