Housing Counseling Toolkits

Housing Counseling Capacity Building

This page provides sample forms, policies and procedures, and best practices for developing a housing counseling program.

Disaster Recovery and Emergency Preparedness

This page provides program guides, HUD resources, and FEMA resources.

Consumer Protection and Predatory Lending

This page provides foreclosure, fair lending, mortgage fraud, predatory lending, homebuyer protection, and CFPB resources.

Housing Counseling Outreach

This page provides outreach material to increase public awareness of the benefits of housing counseling services. It includes banner ads, fact sheets, videos, and information about National Homeownership Month.

National Industry Standards for Homeownership Education and Counseling

This website provides a set of guidelines for quality homeownership and counseling services.

Fair Housing Outreach

This page provides fair housing outreach brochures and booklets.

Featured Resource

HUD Integrity Bulletins

HUD Integrity Bulletins

These Integrity Bulletins developed by the HUD Office of the Inspector General and the Office of Community Planning and Development cover the following topics, which represent issues HUD formula grantees struggle with most often:

  • Procurement and Contracting
  • Sub-recipient Oversight
  • Conflicts of Interest
  • Internal Controls
  • Documentation and Reporting
  • Financial Management