North West Housing Partnership (NWHP) is saying a brand new program that permits low revenue householders to deal with lengthy overdue house enchancment and accessibility points that have an effect on well being and security.
The program supplies certified householders dwelling in Cook, DuPage and Kane Counties with as much as $25,000 in grants to deal with house modifications which are carried out by skilled contractors.
The enhancements eligible for this program embrace (however will not be restricted to) seize bars, chair lifts, handicap accessible showers, decreasing cupboards, decreasing counter tops, widening doorways, ramps and walk-in showers, along with different wants that may be addressed on a case-by-case foundation.
“We are very pleased to play a part in ensuring homeowners who are unable to afford these important home improvements have the opportunity to address, them for the safety and well-being of themselves and their family members,” stated Robyn Sandys, Executive Director for NWHP.
Households should meet revenue necessities and different eligibility tips to qualify for the grants, that are forgivable after 5 years. A pre-application can also be required.
This program is collectively supported by NWHP, the Illinois Housing Development Authority Home Accessibility Program, and the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.
If you have got questions, please contact Michelle Hill, NWHP program supervisor at 847-969-0561 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit www.NWHP.internet for extra info.
About North West Housing Partnership:
Through a fiscally accountable and multi-faceted strategy, North West Housing Partnership (NWHP) promotes public and personal partnerships that create and protect cost-effective, high quality and numerous housing for low to average revenue residents and staff by means of housing improvement and renovation, schooling and advocacy.
NWHP program providers areas embrace Des Plaines and Hoffman Estates for the house restore program; Bellwood, Berwyn, Maywood, Oak Park and Forest Park for the only household for sale housing program; and different elements of the northwest suburbs and Chicagoland space for senior rental housing, for sale housing, and quite a lot of residence restore packages. Handyman providers can be found to residents in Arlington Heights, Buffalo Grove, Mt. Prospect, Palatine and Rolling Meadows.