The HOME Investments Partnerships Program (HOME) is a federally funded, large-scale grant program designed to strengthen partnerships between public and private agencies to provide affordable housing within state and local communities.
South Delta works primarily with the Homeowner Rehabilitation part of the HOME program. The Homeowner Rehabilitation Program allows local communities to use HOME funds to improve their housing situation by reconstructing dilapidated housing. The programs cover the following areas: Bolivar, Humphreys, Issaquena, Sharkey, Sunflower and Washington Counties.
Providing very-low and low-income persons with decent, safe, sanitary, and affordable housing
Allowing communities to design and implement a game-plan for achieving decent, affordable housing
Strengthening partnerships among government and private agencies in the production of decent, affordable housing
Making various forms of technical and financial assistance available