A new wheelchair ramp for Ms. Smith

Robin WatsonNews & Events

If there was ever a community that takes care of its people, it’s Maury county.  Ms. Smith lost both of her legs due to complications from diabetes.  I met with her in the rehab center as she was about to be released to come home.  We needed to have the ramp finished before she came home.  So, some great partnerships made it … Read More

Repair Grant Available

Robin WatsonNews & Events

Special to The Daily Herald The Housing Coalition of South Central Tennessee is accepting applications from Maury County residents who are in need of home repairs. The program is made possible by funding and support from First Farmer’s Bank of Columbia, grants and several local churches. Maury County residents who own their own homes are encouraged to apply. “This program is … Read More

Now Accepting Applications

SCTNHouseAdminNews & Events

We are accepting applications for home repairs under our Owner Occupied Repair program. The requirements are: 1. You must own the house you live in. 2. You must fall within HUD’s low income limits. 3. You must be able to provide documentation that you own the house, such as: warranty deed, most recent mortgage statement, recent property tax receipt, etc. … Read More

Front Porch Rehabilitation

SCTNHouseAdminNews & Events

Fall of 2015 was a busy time for the Housing Coalition team. We are very fortunate to have these capable volunteers lend their time and talent to help our community: Jackie Lawson, Jim Browning, James Marshall, and Greg Martin of First Presbyterian Church. Thanks gentlemen, for your time and talent! If you would like to get involved please contact Robin … Read More

New Bathroom for Ms. Hubbel

SCTNHouseAdminNews & Events

Our crew of volunteers spent a beautiful Fall day rehabilitating a bathroom for Ms. Dorothy Hubbel. New floor, new fixtures, the works. Volunteers Joe Evans, Jackie Lawson, and James Marshall from First Presbyterian Church worked tirelessly on replacing the bathroom floor. Ms. Hubbel and her dog Missy were so touched they made pizza and fried green tomatoes for the whole … Read More

Bank makes donation to housing agency

SCTNHouseAdminNews & Events

Columbia Daily Herald – TIM HODGE Columbia-based First Farmers and Merchants Bank made a $5,000 donation to the Housing Coalition of South Central Tennessee to help jumpstart new housing repair program. Bank officials presented the check last week at First Farmers’ Garden Street location. The contribution will help the HCSCT launch an owner-occupied home repair program that will serve Maury, … Read More