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The Park Hotel Senior Citizen Apartments is asking that only essential personnel and family assisting residents make visits.

All NHSSW services are still being offered. Although, we’ve curtailed walk-ins, please call 608-647-4949 or email .

NHSSW is still doing emergency repairs in the City of Richland Center. An Emergency consists of situations such as:
_No water
_No hot water
_No heat if night temperatures are below 45
_Plumbing waste system not working
_Any damages or repairs that cannot otherwise be repaired that the Development Coordinator deems an immediate threat to health or safety

Please call 608-475-8893 to reach the services you need:
Down Payment
Rehab Homeowner or Rental
Financial and Housing Counseling

The COVID-19 pandemic is an unprecedented event that has changed how we interact with each other.

NHS of Southwest Wisconsin is committed to providing a safe and healthy environment for our staff and those we serve. We have taken action to maintain a healthy community by being available to communicate via the telephone or email.

Together we can flatten the curve!

608-647-4949 email at

Office hours are 8:30am-4:30pm M-F


Down Payment Loans Available now !

NHS of Southwest Wisconsin has available funds for down payment to be used in Richland and select areas of Grant and Iowa counties!  UPDATED higher income limits may mean you are eligible!

CHANGE your DREAM of homeownership INTO A REALITY by calling NHSSW 608-475-8893 to talk to our Homeownership Coordinator!

Check out our Home Ownership Page for more information!

Home Improvement Program Funds available!

Does the home you own need repairs?
Do you need financial assistance to complete those repairs?

If so, you may qualify for a Home Owner Rehabilitation Loan through NHS of Southwest Wisconsin.  UPDATED higher income limits may mean you are eligible!Rehab

Home Owner Rehab loans are available to residents of Richland County for needed repairs such as a new roof, window replacement, septic system, electrical wiring and more.

Visit the NHSSW Home Improvement Loan Program Page for more information!

7 Ways to Protect Your Credit Score

When you swipe your credit card, you might not be thinking about what your creditors are doing to make sure they recover the money they just loaned you. But, as you make your next purchase, make sure to protect your credit score.

 Your credit score is a three-digit number that creditors use to assess how likely you are to repay your loans. A high score can help you qualify for the lowest interest rates and gives you the ability to borrow money for purchases.

7 ways to Protect Your Credit Score

Lead Free Kids for a Healthy Future

National Lead Poisoning Prevention Week: October 22-28, 2017

Was your home built before 1978? Have chipping, peeling, or cracked paint?
Read on…..According to the CDC,” Lead Poisoning is entirely preventable. But nearly 1 million children living in the United States have blood lead levels high enough to impair their ability to think, concentrate and learn.”
Contact Public Health at your local Health and Human Services or NHSSW at 608-647-4949 for more information on how to detect and remove Lead from your home. Visit the CDC Website for more information.

NHS Distributes Net Proceeds from Big Top Chautauqua Event

Neighborhood Housing Services of Southwest Wisconsin (NHSSW) distributed net proceeds to community partners in a photo awards ceremony on Tuesday, July 5 in the Community Room of the Park Hotel Senior Center Apartments from the Big Top Chautauqua (BTC) VIII collaborative community building annual fundraiser.

Visit our Big Top Chautauqua Page for more details and a list of our wonderful sponsors.

Big Top Chautauqua

NHS Designated a Green Organization!

NHS of Southwest Wisconsin Recognized as Green Organization

NWGO-logoNeighborhood Housing Services of Southwest Wisconsin
(NHSSW) is proud to announce they have been recognized for their excellence in sustainable business and housing practices by NeighborWorks America.  To date, 61 of the 240 network members have earned the NeighborWorks Green Organization Designation, joining 11 others from the Midwest Region… Read more