Our Mission

Revitalize our community through an inclusive approach by providing quality affordable housing, advancing community development initiatives, and fostering financial education, self-sufficiency, and vibrant neighborhoods.

Who We Are

Neighborhood Housing Services of Waterbury, Inc. (NHSW) is a non-profit, HUD certified organization that was founded in 1980 with the purpose of revitalizing neighborhoods and creating homeownership opportunities throughout the city of Waterbury. Our purpose reflects the organization’s embrace of a broad range of business lines and programs to meet its objectives of community revitalization and individual economic empowerment.

Service Area

NHSW serves low-to-moderate income individuals/families in Waterbury and 20+ other communities in Western Connecticut, including Danbury, Naugatuck and Torrington.

What can we help you with?

What We Do

Our Current Programs Include

  • Financial Literacy Education and Counseling
  • First Time Homebuyer Education and Counseling
  • 3 Hour CHFA Down Payment Assistance Workshop
  • Landlord Education
  • Foreclosure Prevention and Loss Mitigation Education and Counseling
  • Home Equity Conversion Mortgage Counseling
  • Real Estate Development
  • Community Building and Engagement (CB&E)
  • UPCOMING EVENTS

    Financial Fitness Class
    Apr 05, 2017

    Managing your money isn’t hard, but it takes some “know-how.”

     

    > See Event Description

    Foreclosure Prevention Clinic
    Apr 06, 2017

    When you think foreclosure is likely, don’t wait! Come talk to us. There are many programs available. Let us help you explore your option.

    > See Event Description

    Pre-Purchase 8hr Class
    Apr 08, 2017

    > See Event Description

    Pre-Closing 3hr Class
    Apr 12, 2017

    We offer a three-hour pre-closing education course free-of-charge to CHFA loan applicants.

     

    > See Event Description

  • OUR PARTNERS

    Premium Sponsors

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    Sponsors

    American Savings Bank

    Bank of America

    Connecticut Community Foundation

    Connecticut Housing Finance Authority

    CT Department of Economic & Community Development

    CT Department of Housing

    Federal Home Loan Bank of Boston

    LISC NeighborWorks America

    People’s United Bank

    Santander Bank TD Bank

    Thomaston Savings Bank

    US Department of Housing & Urban Development

    Webster Bank

  • MEMBERSHIPS & CERTIFICATIONS