Contractors, We Want You!!
If you are currently a Contractor and interested in working with the County's Housing Rehabilitation Projects click below to view Contractor Qualifications!
If you are a Henry County resident who needs assistance with housing issues, many agencies are in place that may help you. Some contact names and numbers are listed on this page. Please understand that these agencies are not under the direction of the County Administrator or the Board of Supervisors. For details on each agency and whatever assistance it can provide, please contact that specific agency.
Home Repair Loans/Grants
U.S. Department of Agriculture
Lynchburg Service Center
20311-A Timberlake Road
Lynchburg, VA 24502
Granting Freedom (modification grants for service men and service women)
Virginia Housing and Development Authority (VHDA)
Southern Area Agency on Aging, Inc.
204 Cleveland Avenue
Martinsville, VA 2411
Southern Area Agency on Aging Website
Indoor Plumbing Rehab
TAP (Total Action for Progress) Contact: Michael Thompson
13 East Preston Street
Lexington, VA 24450
(Section 8 Housing Choice Vouchers)
Danville Redevelopment & Housing Authority
Danville Redevelopment and Housing Authority Website
Assistance areas - Henry County and City of Martinsville
Representatives of DRHA will be at the Martinsville City Municipal Building on Tuesdays and Thursdays between the hours of 9:30 am and 3 pm in Room 32: 276-403-5254
Southeast Rural Community Assistance Project, Inc.
145 West Campbell Avenue, S.W.
P.O. Box 2868
Roanoke, VA 24001
Southeast Rural Community Assistance Project Website
Pittsylvania County Community Action
P.O. Box 1119
Chatham, VA 24531
Pittsylvania County Community Action Website
Henry County/Martinsville Department of Social Services
Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program
20 Progress Drive (physical location)
Martinsville, VA 24112
PO Box 4946
Martinsville, VA 24115
Main Telephone: 276-656-4300
Fax: 276-656-4303 or 656-4398
Hours of Operation:
Monday through Friday
8 am to 5 pm
Department of Social Services Website