HHCDA Covid-19 Updates

New program, HHCDA HEATING Assistance

HHCDA is now offering Heating Assistance to Ho-Chunk Nation Members. This program is intended to assist Ho-Chunk Nation Households with energy assistance. This program is funded by the Ho-Chunk Nation and is not only for low income families.

Ho-Chunk Nation Households are eligible to receive up to $650 for energy assistance. Funds can be used to pay for the primary source of heat in your household, Natural Gas, Propane (LP), Fuel Oil, Wood and Electric. 


You can live in any Ho-Chunk Nation Legislative District.

You do not have to be low-income to receive funds.

Your name does not have to be on the bill that is to be paid. Applicant must have the same address as the bill to be paid. 

Can be used only once per household, regardless of how many tribal members live in the household.

Tribal members that do not have a tribal ID can submit alternative tribal member verification. (Legacy Payment check stubs)

Can be used on gas bill and or electric bill. The household can split up the $650 to pay on both bills.

Can be used to pay for wood, if wood is the primary source of heat in home. Wood supplier must provide invoice and w-9.


ICDBG-ARP FY2022, Covid Assistance Information

ICDBG ARP Funding for Covid assistance is now available.

Funding for the following:

Mortgage assistance,

Rental assistance,

Utility assistance,

Applications for the FY 2022 ICDBG assistance are now available. 

For more information please contact HHCDA at 800-236-2260, ext. 18831   or email covid19chaps@ho-chunk.com

Homeowners Assistance Fund (HAF)

Homeowners Assistance Program 2021 is a grant program to assist tribal homeowners with paying for mortgage, utilities, and other homeowner costs.  This assistance is provided from the US Department of Treasury and is intended for families that are  below 150% of median income guidelines for the Ho-Chunk Nation.

For more information please contact HHCDA at, 800-236-2260, ask for Dawn Wessels. Click the button below to download an application.

Click below for PDF version of the application and below that is the online fillable form.

Download Application

HHCDA Information

First and foremost, here at HHCDA the safety and well-being of both our tenants and employees are of significant importance. In response to the COVID-19 pandemic we have updated a few of our guidelines, all of which are listed below.

To All HHCDA Tenants:

  • If you need to contact a staff member please feel free to call or email
  • The only employees to be dispatched are those that do not exhibit any cold or flu symptoms
  • Staff will not enter a unit if any household members of that unit are ill (you will be asked this when you call)
  • Maintenance contacts:

Romona Manning

608-374-1245 ext. 8815 or 608-387-5153

Black River Falls – Roy Littlegeorge


Tomah/Nekoosa/De Pere – Christian Bird


Onalaska/West Salem – Christian Bird


Wittenberg – Todd Zaddack


Wisconsin Dells/Baraboo – John Emery


Madison – Larry Alton


Operations Director – Raven Rosin


Please be clear and honest that all household members are free of illness when calling in for emergency work orders

For information regarding COVID-19 please visit the Ho-Chunk Nation Department of Health below.

Your patience and understanding are very much appreciated. Be safe and stay healthy.

Ho-Chunk Nation Covid-19 News Updates

Helpful Links

Fillable Applications

PURPOSE: This form will allow you to submit a work order to let HHCDA Maintenance staff know a problem exists. Please fill out the form and submit, be as detailed as possible in the description box about the problem you are encountering. 


© Ho-Chunk Housing and Community Development Agency 2020