An Etowah County organization is helping families get into new home. The Gadsden and Etowah County Habitat for Humanity organization has helped hundreds of families out of substandard or inadequate housing and into a simple, decent and affordable home. This non-for-profit organization is accepting applications until January 31st. Habitat for Humanity homeowners help build their own homes along with volunteers. Homeowners achieve the strength, stability and independence they need to build a better life for themselves and their families.