Before You Apply

RTSV Volunteers Pose with Happy Homeowner

Attention Nonprofits

For nonprofit facilities interested in applying for assistance, scroll down to bottom of page to download the Nonprofit Facility Application.

Before you apply, please ensure that you meet our eligibility requirements. Resources are limited, and applications will be reviewed on a first come, first served basis. Applications are accepted year-round, however that does not guarantee acceptance.

Eligibility Requirements

Interested homeowners must:

  • Demonstrate a need for home repairs
  • Own a home within our service area
  • Be the primary residence of the applicant(s) and/or qualifying household member(s)
  • Have a household income below 80% AMI (see eligibility section below)
  • Be in good-standing with regards to Mortgage Loans, Property Taxes and Park Manager (for applicants that live in mobile homes) should they apply

Qualifying Household Income Based on Household Size:

# of People Income Must Be Below:
1 $82,450
2 $94,200
3 $106,000
4 $117,750
5 $127,200
6 $136,600
7 $146,050
8 $155,450

These figures are based on Santa Clara County HUD Guidelines. For more detailed information, visit HUD’s website.


Service Areas

We currently serve the following locations. Projects are funded on a limited basis and service is not guaranteed.

  • San Jose
  • Unincorporated Santa Clara County
  • Campbell
  • Cupertino
  • Gilroy
  • Los Gatos
  • Milpitas
  • Morgan Hill
  • San Martin
  • Santa Clara
  • Saratoga

Apply Now For Assistance


To download the homeowner application form, just click one of the “application” buttons below. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to view these files. If you are experiencing any issues downloading a homeowner application, please call us at 408-578-9519 to have an application mailed directly to you.


We serve other nonprofit facilities so that they may dedicate their resources to community services, rather than maintenance costs. These projects focus on safety improvements and other enhancements to further the work of the organization. We provide free repairs to a wide range of nonprofit organizations, including: community and resource centers, preschools, food pantries, and more.

Applications are accepted year round for our services. Download and print the facilities repair application by clicking the link below. Please don’t hesitate to contact us at any point in the application process with questions at or 408.578.9519.

City and County Funders:

Repair Program City & County Logos -- Cupertino, Gilroy, Milpitas, San Jose & Santa Clara County