Amy Young Barrier Removal Grant

Need Your Home Modified Due to a Disability?


Services are Free for Eligible Households


The Amy Young Barrier Removal Program is funded by the Housing Trust Fund through the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs (TDHCA). This program provides grants up to $20,000 to low-to-moderate income persons with disabilities who need modifications to increase accessibility and eliminate hazardous conditions in their home.

Eligibility

  • You are disabled as defined by federal regulations
  • You need accessibility in your home for your safety
  • You live inside McKinney's city limits
  • Your household meets the income limits (See table below)

To Apply

Program Services Can Include
  • Accessible door handles or faucet handles
  • Accessible sinks
  • Buzzing or flashing devices
    (for vision / hearing impaired persons)
  • Door widening
  • Elevated toilets
  • Grab bars
  • Handrails
  • Roll-in Showers
  • Safety items
  • Shower wands

Household Income to Qualify

Number of People

Income Less Than

1 $40,150
2 $45,900
3 $51,650
4 $57,350
5 $61,950
6 $66,550
7 $71,150
8 $75,750