Waukesha County

CDBG Application

The 2024 CDBG Application is closed.  The 2024 CDBG Application cycle was opened on February 13, 2023  and closed on March 10, 2023 at 4:30 pm.   An in-person Technical Assistance training session was held on February 27, 2023 at 2:30 pm.  Contact Kristin Silva with questions regarding out-of-cycle applications.

Waukesha County HOME Consortium HOME-ARP Allocation Plan

The Consortium is expected to receive approximately  $5.3 million in HOME-ARP funds to assist people who are homeless or at risk of homelessness and other vulnerable populations.  This document details how funds will be used for affordable housing, rental assistance, services, and shelters.

Comments will be accepted related to the HOME ARP Allocation Plan from November 1, 2022 until November 16, 2022 and can be addressed to:
Community Development Manager, 515 W. Moreland Blvd., Waukesha, WI 53188 or
via e-mail to ksilva@waukeshacounty.gov.

A public hearing will be held on Thursday, November 10th at 2 p.m., via Microsoft Teams.
To join the meeting, dial 414-435-2078; enter Conference ID Code: 241 499 825 440
Emergency Rental Assistance
Waukesha County, in partnership with Community Advocates, Inc., is administering an Emergency Rental Assistance Program (ERAP) to help people experiencing financial hardship, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, to stay in their homes. For more information, click here.
Information about how to apply is available at https://communityadvocates.net.
Project Recovery has Crisis Counselors available to provide emotional support, information, resource referral, coping skills and stress management. Click here to learn more. 



Waukesha County‚Äôs Division of Community Development administers the CDBG and HOME programs from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), which are used to provide decent housing, establish and maintain a suitable living environment and expand economic opportunities, particularly for low and moderate-income persons.  Waukesha County uses these community development resources to fund programs, services and projects that provide affordable housing, emergency shelter, economic development, infrastructure improvement, neighborhood revitalization and public service activities, among others. 

Business Hours: 8:00 am - 4:30 pm Monday - Friday (excluding holidays)
515 W. Moreland Blvd. - Room AC 320 - Waukesha, WI 53188
Kristin Silva - Community Development Manager - Phone (262) 896-3370 - Fax (262) 896-8510
Lisa Johnson - Subgrantee Reporting & Invoices - Phone (262) 548-7920 
Christina Brockish - Contract Information - Phone (262) 896-8311
Debbie Narus - Homebuyer Programs - Phone (262) 896-8170