Capable Home Modification Program

The City of Hyattsville has partnered with Habitat for Humanity Metro Maryland and Hyattsville Aging in Place to offer home modification services to eligible senior residents.

Services may include the following:
  • Therapy for functional limitations
  • Fall prevention and recovery strategies
  • Structural modifications and accessories to make homes more age-friendly
Eligibility Requirements: 
  • Be at least 65 years old
  • Reside for at least one year in a home covered by current homeowners policy
  • Have difficulty performing at least one activity of daily living (dressing, bathing) or difficulty with instrumental activities of daily living (eg. housework, meal preparation, taking medicine as prescribed)
  • Be income qualified (income for each individual participant cannot exceed $42,500 per year)
  • Be willing and able to participate in meetings with an occupational therapist and a nurse focused on your goals. 
To Apply:
Seniors that would like to participate in the Capable Program can apply by filling out this application.  Completed applications must be mailed to:
Habitat for Humanity Metro Maryland, Inc.
8380 Colesville Road, Suite 700
Silver Spring, MD 20910

If you need assistance completing the application, please contact Hyattsville Aging in Place at (301) 887- 3101 or

To request a mailed application, please contact Habitat for Humanity at (301) 990-0014 ext: 19 or email