National Directory: Wisconsin

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HOME MODIFICATION IN Wisconsin


Home Modification Providers by City

This section contains listings of home modification providers in Wisconsin. Search by city or keyword.

Madison, WI

Dane County Rehab Program (DCRP)

Contact Person: Erik Longreen, Program Manager

Agency Name or Parent Company: Project Home, Inc.

Name of Home Modification Program / Resource: Dane County Rehab Program (DCRP)

Address: 3841 Kipp Street, Madison, WI 53718

Email Address: info@projecthomewi.org

Phone Number: 608-246-3737

Homepage/Website: projecthomewi.org

Established: Mid 1980s

Target Population: Below 80% County Median Income

No. of Persons Served/Year: 20

No. of Paid Staff: 5

Services Provided:

  • Minor home modifications (e.g., grab bars, raised toilet seats, handheld showers, handrails, lever door handles)
  • Major home modifications (e.g., remodel bathrooms, adjust counter/cabinet heights, ramps, elevator/platform or chair lifts, widen doorways, roll-in showers)
  • Repairs (e.g., roofing, electrical, carpeting/floors, stair repairs)
  • Refers to providers (e.g., Home modification program, occupational/physical therapists, funding sources)
  • Partners with state or local non-profit home modification programs (e.g., Rebuilding Together, Habitat for Humanity, etc...)

Funding Source(s):

  • City/County Housing and Community Development Department (e.g., Community Development Block Grants, HOME Block Grants)
  • Weatherization Assistance Program/Department of Energy, State Housing Finance Agency (e.g., home modification loan programs)
  • State General Revenues
  • Private Pay
  • Fundraising

Special Features: We administer two volunteer programs - Hammer with a heart for home repairs, and the Dane County Paintathon to paint houses.

Total Budget: varies @ 300,000 for County programs

Is your organization Non-Profit?: yes

Portage, WI

Functional Designs & Solutions LLC

Contact Person: Nicole Sletten, OTS, COTA, SCEM-A, CAPS, ECHM, HMOTA

Agency Name or Parent Company: Functional Designs & Solutions LLC

Name of Home Modification Program / Resource: Functional Designs & Solutions LLC

Address: 416 E Edgewater St, Portage, WI 53901

Email Address: Functional.Designs.Solutions@gmail.com

Phone Number: 6084088692

Homepage/Website: functionaldesignssolutions.com

Established: September 2020

Target Population: Any age, any disability or without disability for aging in place

No. of Paid Staff: 1

Services Provided:

  • Minor home modifications (e.g., grab bars, raised toilet seats, handheld showers, handrails, lever door handles)
  • Major home modifications (e.g., remodel bathrooms, adjust counter/cabinet heights, ramps, elevator/platform or chair lifts, widen doorways, roll-in showers)
  • Repairs (e.g., roofing, electrical, carpeting/floors, stair repairs)
  • Home assessments
  • Advocacy for home modification policies and funding
  • Participate in task forces/coalitions or planning activities with other agencies
  • Partnered with Home Modification Occupational Therapy Alliance (HMOTA). Functional Designs & Solutions LLC can assist the client in obtaining and/or hiring contractors to complete the home modifications.

Funding Source(s):

  • Medicaid Home and Community-Based Waiver
  • Assistive Technology Act programs/Department of Education (e.g., grants for durable medical equipment)
  • City/County Housing and Community Development Department (e.g., Community Development Block Grants, HOME Block Grants)
  • City/County Department of Housing and Urban Development: Tribes and Tribally Designated Housing Entities
  • Weatherization Assistance Program/Department of Energy, State Housing Finance Agency (e.g., home modification loan programs)
  • Private Pay
  • Medicare & private Insurances for Occupational Therapy related services as applicable.

Special Features: Occupational Therapy professional completes the home assessments, makes home modification recommendations and works with the client(s) for the process of installing & training in use of the home modifications.

Is your organization Non-Profit?: no

This project was supported, in part, by grant number HHS-2018-ACL-AOA-HMOD-0308 from the U.S. Administration for Community Living, Department of Health and Human Services, Washington, D.C. 20201. Grantees undertaking projects with government sponsorship are encouraged to express freely their findings and conclusions. Points of view or opinions do not, therefore, necessarily represent official ACL policy.

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