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Housing Counseling

HUD provides support to a nationwide network of Housing Counseling Agencies to assist homeowners and renters in making responsible choices to address their unique housing needs.


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Eviction and foreclosure prevention are a top priority for housing counseling agencies across the country. The Office of Housing Counseling has resources to help.

Eviction Prevention

Foreclosure Prevention

FEMA kicks off National Preparedness Month. This year's theme is “Prepare to Protect”.

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Counselor Certification

Learn about HUD’s
Housing Counseling Certification

Requirements Final Rule,
exam, covered programs,
and best practices.

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Agency Approval

Organizations must meet
qualifying criteria to participate
in HUD’s Housing Counseling Program.

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Weekly Training Digest

View upcoming trainings hosted by HUD and HUD’s partners.

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