Programs for Seniors

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Programs for Seniors

Refuse Waivers

Any Senior Citizen who is a resident of the Village of Newburgh Heights and who is subject to payment of the Refuse Collection Fee may obtain a waiver from the Housing and Building Department. Please contact the Building Commissioner directly at 216-641-4654 or by emailing


Homestead Exemption

Residents of Newburgh Heights that are permanently and totally disabled, or 65 years of age and older, may apply to receive the Homestead Exemption status allowed by the Cleveland Water Department.

Homestead Exemption Application for Cleveland Water Department

If you are looking for help with your home or living independently contact the Housing and Building Department and we will try to help you find a resource or program that fits your situation.


Division of Senior and Adult Services

Read the latest update from Cuyahoga County’s Division of Senior and Adult Services, including:

  • Summer Utility Help
  • Options for Independent Living Program
  • Elder Abuse Awareness Month
  • Aging and Disability Summit
  • Emergency Assistance

Read the update here.


Dominion energy Ohio’s Home Performance with Energy Star Program

Dominion Energy Ohio’s Home Performance with ENERGY STAR Program takes a comprehensive approach to help boost your home’s comfort and long-term value, while keeping your energy bills in check. Starting with a home energy assessment, your entire home will be evaluated as one interconnected system to understand exactly how it’s using—and wasting—energy.