of Housing (Exit DHS) - A variety of federal and state housing assistance programs
available to low- and moderate-income residents and special needs
populations administered through local housing organizations.
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.
Dane County, call Public Health of Madison and
Rock County, call the
Rock County Health Department at 608/757-5442.
City of Sheboygan, call the City Housing Authority at 920/459-3466.
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