Homebuyer counseling is a required part of eligibility for the "Expand to Homeownership" Grant Program. Counseling must be completed prior to final loan approval. Please register with one of the participating homebuyer education counseling organizations listed below to schedule your 12-hour homebuyer education and training requirement. Only organizations that are certified by the Louisiana Homebuyer Education Collaborative are allowed to fulfill this requirement.
A Shared Initiative, Inc.
5508 Citrus Blvd.
Harahan, LA 70123
Contact: Giazzlyn Brumfield firstname.lastname@example.org
Desire Community Housing Corporation
3831 Hamburg St.
New Orleans, LA 70122
Contacts: Wilbert Thomas, (504) 905-1425, email@example.com
Deborah Davenport, (504) 416-4065
Faith Life Ministries New Day Homeowner Services
Slidell, LA 70458
Contact: Theata Mason firstname.lastname@example.org
Family Resources of New Orleans
817 N. Claiborne Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70116
Contact: Kelita Pete email@example.com
Integrity Homebuyers Association, Inc.
1124 W Highway 30, Bldg 2
Gonzales, LA 70737
Contact: Patrena Ester firstname.lastname@example.org
Jefferson Community Action Program
1221 Elmwood Park Blvd. #402
Harahan, LA 70123
Contact: Bianka Cornish email@example.com
Lower 9th Ward Neighborhood Empowerment Network Association
1120 Lamanche St.
New Orleans, LA 70177
Contact: Charlotte Jackson firstname.lastname@example.org
Neighborhood Development Foundation (NDF)
1429 S. Rampart St.
New Orleans, LA 70113
Contact: Fred Johnson email@example.com
Neighborhood Housing Services of New Orleans, Inc. (NHS)
4528 Freret Street
New Orleans, LA 70115
Contact: Donna Darensbourg firstname.lastname@example.org
Puentes New Orleans
1050 South Jefferson Davis Pkwy
New Orleans, LA 70125
Contact: Scarlet Garcia email@example.com
Southern United Neighborhoods
2221 St. Claude Ave.
New Orleans, LA 70117
Contact: Marie Hurt firstname.lastname@example.org
Sulli Educational Services, Inc.
4224 Florida Avenue, Suite #7
Kenner, LA 70065
Contact: Conchita L. Sulli email@example.com