NWHP creates and preserves affordable quality diverse housing for low to moderate income residents through renovation, senior assistance, and housing related educational programs.


Rehabilitation and handyman programs


Home Buyer Workshops and Seminars

About NWHP

We are a non-profit that promotes public and private partnerships

Established in 1990, the North West Housing Partnership (NWHP) is

Dedicated to Creating and Implementing Programs to Promote Economically Diverse Housing.

For Seniors and Adults with Disabilities

Affordable Rental Housing for Seniors 55+

NWHP has developed partnerships with several developers in providing affordable and market-rate rental housing in several communities in the North West suburbs of Chicago.

Handyman and CAPABLE Program for Seniors

For those who are 60 years and older and people with disabilities, 18 or over, and in need of simple repairs in the communities of Arlington Heights, Buffalo Grove, Mount Prospect, Palatine, Rolling Meadows, Des Plaines, all of Palatine and Wheeling Townships, and Oak Park Township (including Oak Park and River Forest.)  NWHP has a unique Aging in Place program called CAPABLE (Community Aging in Place Advancing Better Living for Elders).


Completed Projects

From the NWHP Blog

What to Do When You Can’t Afford Home Repairs and Need Help

Article from Feb 28th 2023 posted on HomelightWhen old windows, a roof, or a heater break down, making repairs can suddenly become your top priority. But getting the money to fix your home can sometimes be difficult. Fortunately, there are options to help make your...

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NWHP Celebrates Their 25th Anniversary

North West Housing Partnership (NWHP) is celebrating a milestone; 25 years assisting thousands of individuals to obtain, and improve their housing in Cook, DuPage, McHenry, Kane counties. North West Housing Partnership, a non-profit organization, offers an array...

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Get to know NWHP

The purpose of the North West Housing Partnership is to act as a catalyst to bring together the public and private resources necessary to implement a community’s housing vision and to create balanced housing opportunities.

Our Mission

Established in 1990, North West Housing Partnership (NWHP) is a nonprofit agency that promotes public and private partnerships that create and preserve cost-effective quality housing for low to moderate income residents and workers through housing development and renovation, education, and advocacy.

Our Vision

North West Housing Partnership is the recognized leader and trusted partner in lifting up new and older neighborhoods by providing safe, high quality housing choices to responsible low to moderate income households by finding housing near transportation, employment, schools, and health care.

Our Service Area

North West Housing Partnership (NWHP) has a variety of programs and services that are available to those in and around the north, west and northwest suburbs of Chicago. In addition, NWHP collaborates with partners on affordable multi-family rental developments throughout the Chicagoland area. Additional information is available at www.nwhp.net.

Our Partners

NWHP administers home repair programs for the Illinois Housing Development Authority (IHDA) and several municipalities

If you are interested in NWHP managing your home repair program,

please contact the Executive Director Paula Bush paulabush@nwhp.net or call 847-969-0561.

U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development- Approved Housing Counseling Agency

NWHP adheres to non-discriminatory practices and is an equal employment employer and serve clients with the greatest economic and social need, low-moderate income minority & persons with limited English proficiency.