HUD Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program: This Program offers rental assistance to income-eligible residents of Seneca County, NY. Applications available on Homepage of this website.
HUD Section 8 Homeownership Program- After one year of successful participation in the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program, participants may be eligible for a homeownership subsidy. Contact our office for more information. See also the following link for an overview of The Section 8 Homeownership Program: http://www.nyshcr.org/Programs/section8hcv/hcvp00.htm
Home Ownership Classes: We provide a comprehensive 10-hour course on home-ownership, using the "Realizing the American Dream" curriculum. Each 10-hour course is accompanied by one-on-one financial counseling sessions to gauge the candidate's readiness for homeownership. Counseling sessions also include credit repair, budgeting and savings plans.
Budgeting and Credit Counseling: We counsel clients, in a non-judgmental way, by offering information and suggestions to change spending habits, increase financial stability and improve credit ratings.