Home Repair Resource Center offers workshops that focus on the special needs of seniors:


Classes will help seniors become more knowledgeable about their homes and better prepared to carry out needed maintenance and/or make their homes more sustainable. All classes will be held from 11 am to 12:30 pm at Home Repair Resource Center, 2520 Noble Road, Cleveland Heights.

Preparing for Winter Emergencies

Wednesday, September 24th

Come and learn what you should do to get ready for everything that Old Man Winter can throw at us.

Energy Efficiency

Wednesday, October 8th

With rising energy costs, it’s especially important to make your house as efficient as possible. We’ll talk about how to make that happen.

Aging in Place

Wednesday, October 22nd

It’s important for seniors to plan ahead. We’ll talk about modifications that might allow you to remain in your present home, despite the physical and mental changes that can come with aging.

Free. Reservations are required; call HRRC’s Senior Repair Specialist Wesley Walker at (216) 381-6100, ext. 22 or email wwalker@hrrc-ch.org. 90-minute in-home repair consultations are also available to residents of Cleveland Heights, University Heights, and South Euclid for $20. (Also available in certain other communities; call for details.)

Save the Date:


2014 Senior Expo

Tuesday, September 16th from 10 am to 2:30 pm at the Cleveland Heights Senior Center

Join us for presentations on a variety of housing issues for seniors, advice tables offering information on resources, and more! Free and open to residents of all communities; no reservations required.