Find Benefit Resources in your Area

Individuals and Households Program (IHP) - Housing Assistance Program

What is Individuals and Households Program (IHP) - Housing Assistance Program?

Subsequent to a Presidential disaster declaration, you may be qualified for disaster support, comprising grant support, from the Federal Emergency Management Agency's (FEMA) Federal Assistance to Individuals and Households Program (IHP).

Read more...

Good Neighbor Next Door Sales Program

What is Good Neighbor Next Door Sales Program?

If you work as a law enforcement officer, firefighter, emergency medical technician, or teacher, this program can assist you buy a home in a U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) revitalization area by providing eligible purchasers a 50 percent discount on the list price of houses available from HUD's stock. You must agree to stay in the house for three years and it must be your only home.

Read more...

SPEAK TO A HOUSING COUNSELOR

The Department of Housing and Urban Development (hud.gov) sponsors housing counseling agencies throughout the country to provide free or low cost advice on anything that concerns housing. The housing counselors provide the following services:

Read more...

HOUSING ASSISTANCE FOR LOW INCOME FAMILIES

Federal housing assistance programs began in the 1930’s to address the country’s housing crisis, especially during the Great Depression. Since then the federal government created housing subsidy programs to increase the production of low-income housing and to assist families in paying their rent.

Read more...