Gaithersburg Resident Accessibility Services Program (GRASP)
The City of Gaithersburg provides 0% deferred loans to qualified residential property owners who wish to add accessibility modifications to their homes. Applications submitted by long-term renters who meet program requirements and have permission from the property owner will also be considered on a case by case basis.
Some examples of eligible improvements include but are not limited to:
Providing ramps and no-step entrances to the property
Installing an exterior or interior elevator, lift or stair-glide unit
Widening interior and exterior doorways to a minimum of 32 inches
Installing a walk-in or roll-in shower or tub
Reinforcing bathroom walls
Adding improvements to assist with sensory disabilities
Homeowners must work with City staff to obtain all required permits. Homeowners must work with a licensed contractor and must meet the income limits below, adjusted for family size:
Household Size Maximum Income
This information was provided by the City of Gaithersburg, Maryland.
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