of Housing (Exit DHS) -
The U.S. Department of Administration,
Division of Housing's Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) and
HOME program have funding for housing rehabilitation including lead hazard
repairs. Clients may contact the
CDBG regional offices and/or the HOME
recipients directly to apply for housing rehabilitation assistance.
HUD Lead Hazard Control Programs
HUD funds programs that provide lead paint hazard reduction assistance to
individual low- and moderate-income homeowners with children under the age
of six and who occupy houses with lead-based paint and to property owners
who have dwellings with lead-based paint that are occupied by low- and
moderate-income tenants with children under age 6. The following
communities currently have HUD programs:
City of Milwaukee, call the Lead Program at 414/286-5937.
Rock County, call the
Planning & Development Agency at 608/757-5594.
City of Sheboygan, call City
Planning and Development at 920/459-3383.
Kenosha/Racine, in the
communities of Kenosha, call 262/605-6700, and Racine, call 262/636-9538.
Housing Repair Programs for
Family Residences and
Residences (Exit DHS) - Opportunities for rural
Americans in Wisconsin for home
renovation and repair assistance.
Veterans' Home Improvement Loans
(Exit DHS) - The Home Improvement Loan
Program (HILP) may be used for repairs and remodeling of a veteran's