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It is the vision of the St. Lawrence County Housing Council, Inc. that every resident of St. Lawrence County should have access to decent and affordable housing in vital and vibrant communities.

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NCHC is currently seeking general contractor's to join our team!! You must be able to front the material and labor of the project. All employees must have the lead renovator certification and you must carry liability insurance and have workers comp.  We serve St Lawrence County residents and homeowners with various grants.

To list a few of the grants we administer is for first time home buyers - we offer closing cost and down payment and then they receive limited rehab, Rehab assistance for homeowners and rental units, Lead grant - we remove any lead identified in the home, and septic grants.

If you or if you know of a contractor, please refer them to us! Woman and Minority Owned Business Enterprises, disadvantaged business enterprises and business owned by honorably discharged veterans, are also encouraged to apply for certification. You can contact Christine Martin, Housing & Rehabilitation Manager via email cmartin@slchc.org or phone 315-386-8576 or you can stop in at 19 Main Street in Canton.

Housing Rehabilitation
Download the 2021Application

 

First time Home buyer CLASS

Registration Forms
 & 2021 Schedule

19 Main Street

Canton, NY 13617

 

Phone: 315-386-8576

Fax: 315-386-1564

abowman@slchc.org

HOURS
Monday - Thursday 8am to 4pm
Friday - Closed

The North Country Housing Council is a non-profit organization that exists for the sole purpose of assisting St. Lawrence County residents in a variety of ways. We are not here to sell a product. This website is here to assist, educate and provide you with useful information.

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The North Country Housing Council, Inc. is seeking qualified rehabilitation/remodeling contractors to add to our certified contractor list. Eligible contractors will have the opportunity to submit bids on residential rehabilitation (1-4 family homes) projects funded through the federal HOME Investment Partnership Program and Community Development Block Grant Program.

Contractors must be able to demonstrate their capacity to undertake complex rehabilitation projects and those who have employees that are EPA certified for lead-based paint safe work practices (requirement for working with state and federal funds) are encouraged to apply.

Woman and Minority Owned Business Enterprises, disadvantaged business enterprises and business owned by honorably discharged veterans, are also encouraged to apply for certification. To secure a contractor application packet, contact North Country Housing Council Inc. at 315-386-8576 or stop in at 19 Main Street, Canton, NY 13617 or send email to cmartin@slchc.org.