Where can I find housing counseling services?

To locate a HUD-approved housing counseling agencies in your area you can:


Additional counseling resources (including senior citizens):

  • The National Foundation for Credit Counseling (NFCC) – 1-800-388-2227
  • Money Management International - (MMI) – 1-866-889-9347
  • Clearpoint Financial Solutions (Division of Money Management International)  - 1-800-251-2227
  • National Council on Aging (NCOA) - 1-855-899-3778 or https://www.ncoa.org/


Housing counseling agencies can give you advice on buying a home, renting, defaults, foreclosures, credit issues, and reverse mortgages.


All policy information contained in this knowledge base article is based upon the referenced HUD policy document. Any lending or insuring decisions should adhere to the specific information contained in that underlying policy document.


Topic Number: KA-03524