Materials Posted: Combating Appraisal Bias Series: Identify, Empower, and Collaborate
March 14, 2023
OHC and FHEO are collaborating to host three webinar sessions that focus on combating apprasial bias for housing counselors to better serve their clients.
New FEMA Major and Emergency Disaster Declarations
March 02, 2023
View the latest FEMA Disaster Declarations with individual assistance available and FEMA disaster declarations for the current month.
Explore the New Housing Counseling Today Blog
February 16, 2023
Explore the Housing Counseling Today blog for technical assistance (TA) and training resources for housing counselors.
Housing Counseling Federal Advisory Committee Meeting and Nominations
February 15, 2023
HUD is convening a hybrid HCFAC meeting to discuss issues facing the housing counseling industry. HUD is also soliciting nominations to fill one vacancy on the HCFAC to represent the mortgage industry.
HUD Announces New Resources for Advancing Housing Protections for Survivors of Domestic Violence, Dating Violence, Sexual Assault, and Stalking
February 08, 2023
HUD announced new resources to advance housing protections for survivors of domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault, and stalking under VAWA including a new VAWA website, a Notice setting out HUD’s enforcement authority under VAWA, and up to $5 million in funding for VAWA training and technical assistance to HUD grantees and other stakeholders.
Housing Services for Persons Impacted by Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Webinar Series
December 21, 2022
OHC is sponsoring this series will help participants augment the crucial housing services they already provide, to support survivors seeking housing-related assistance.
Register Today: Housing Counseling Basics Webinar Series
November 03, 2022
The Housing Counseling Basics Webinar Series will provide training for newer staff of HCAs, focused on day-to-day required counseling tasks, grant administration, and HUD's current policies and procedures.
Read the New Edition of The Bridge Newsletter
October 12, 2022
HUD's Office of Housing Counseling published a new edition of "The Bridge" Newsletter for Housing Counselors.
New Resources for National Preparedness Month
August 30, 2022
This year's National Preparedness Campaign focuses on HUD Employees and programs nationwide with an emphasis on helping to get preparedness information into the hands of those who live in underserved communities.
HUD Awards $41.3 Million in Housing Counseling Grants
August 24, 2022
The funding will continue to support vital housing counseling services performed by agencies.