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HUD's Office of Housing Counseling Has Returned to Operational Status

January 31, 2019 Print ShareThis

HUD’s Office of Housing Counseling (OHC) returned to operational status on January 28, 2019. To ensure that your most urgent business needs are met, OHC's priorities for the near term will be on executing and processing grants under federal rules and regulations.

Further, OHC is addressing systems issues, including problems encountered with Housing Counseling System (HCS) reporting. OHC will provide further guidance on HCS reporting in the next few days.

Your HUD Point of Contact (POC) will need a few days to catch up, but OHC will return your calls and emails as soon as possible.  Do not hesitate to reach out to your POC with any questions or concerns you have or send an email to

Thank you for your patience as we work with you to resolve all outstanding issues.

Tags: Housing Counseling Program