Welcome to the home page of Neighborhood Housing Services (NHS) of South Buffalo!
We hope that you find the information that you’re looking for to make your home a safe and healthy place to live.
Above, you’ll find the following information:
Programs describe all of those workshops, counseling, rehab, weatherization and more that is available through NHS of South Buffalo. These include programs for renters, homeowners, contractors, and businesses.
About Us provides information on our history and how to contact us. It also describes our staff, board members, and collaborative partnerships. There is also a tab for frequently asked questions and one for our videos.
Other is the site for our residential satisfaction and healthy home surveys, testimonials, press releases, archives and an opportunity to provide us with your suggestion.
You will also find a tab for our weekly Blog; you’ll see the tabs at the right will also take you to our Blog, Programs and how to Contact Us, the three most visited pages on our site.
Also to the right is our Twitter feed; we invite you to follow us on Twitter and friend us on Facebook!
Erie County 2013-14 Home Energy Assistance Program
HEAP is federally funded assistance with home heating costs and energy conservation for eligible households. Program components include benefit assistance for heat and electricity, weatherization referral, and cooling assistance (in summer months- based on medical necessity).
HEAP HOTLINE: 858-7644 | APPLICATION REQUEST LINE: 858-1969
The HEAP office opens for the season to all applicants on November 18, 2013. Tentative program closing date is March 17, 2014.
The Heating Equipment (furnace) Repair and Replacement component is unavailable until further notice.
Clients may apply for Regular HEAP benefits electronically by visiting: MyBenefits.NY.gov
If you need help with HEAP, here is the guide for 2013-2014.
Thanks for your interest!