COVID-19 Updates

Dear Members and Friends: The Northwest Home Equity Assurance Program will temporarily close our physical office effective Tuesday, March 17th, through Sunday, March 29th. Following the guidance of the Chicago Department of Public Health, the Mayor’s Office, the Governor’s Office, Cook County, and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, we are also canceling and Read More

Informational Meeting

Join us for Informational Meetings at the following locations:  April 20, 2019 – 2:00pm – 4:00pm – West Belmont Branch – 3104 N. Narragansett Ave. Chicago, IL 60634 May 4, 2019 – 2:00pm – 4:00pm- Austin-Irving Branch – 6100 W. Irving Park Rd. Chicago, IL 60634  June 1, 2019 2:00pm – 4:00pm – Albany Park Read More


January 30, 2019 Due to forecasted inclement and dangerous weather, we’ve had several changes to our office hours and community meeting this week. Our offices will be closed all day on January 30, 2019. Our Inaugural Community is cancelled and rescheduled for February 28, 2019. We apologize for any inconvenience these changes may have caused. Read More

New Employee – Executive Director

October 1, 2018 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE After conducting an extensive and fully transparent search for new leadership, the Northwest Home Equity Assurance Program is proud to announce and welcome Ivy Ellis as its new Executive Director. Prior to joining NWHEAP,  Ivy worked for several PHA’s in Illinois as well as HPN Select. At HPN Select, Read More