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 email@example.com
Desire Community Housing Corporation
3831 Hamburg St.
New Orleans, LA 70122
Contacts: Wilbert Thomas, (504) 905-1425, firstname.lastname@example.org
Deborah Davenport, (504) 416-4065
Faith Life Ministries New Day Homeowner Services
Slidell, LA 70458
Contact: Theata Mason email@example.com
Family Resources of New Orleans
817 N. Claiborne Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70116
Contact: Kelita Pete firstname.lastname@example.org
Integrity Homebuyers Association, Inc.
1124 W Highway 30, Bldg 2
Gonzales, LA 70737
Contact: Patrena Ester email@example.com
Jefferson Community Action Program
1221 Elmwood Park Blvd. #402
Harahan, LA 70123
Contact: Bianka Cornish firstname.lastname@example.org
Lower 9th Ward Neighborhood Empowerment Network Association
1120 Lamanche St.
New Orleans, LA 70177
Contact: Charlotte Jackson email@example.com
Neighborhood Development Foundation (NDF)
1429 S. Rampart St.
New Orleans, LA 70113
Contact: Fred Johnson firstname.lastname@example.org
Neighborhood Housing Services of New Orleans, Inc. (NHS)
4528 Freret Street
New Orleans, LA 70115
Contact: Donna Darensbourg email@example.com
Puentes New Orleans
1050 South Jefferson Davis Pkwy
New Orleans, LA 70125
Contact: Scarlet Garcia firstname.lastname@example.org
Southern United Neighborhoods
2221 St. Claude Ave.
New Orleans, LA 70117
Contact: Marie Hurt email@example.com
Sulli Educational Services, Inc.
4224 Florida Avenue, Suite #7
Kenner, LA 70065
Contact: Conchita L. Sulli firstname.lastname@example.org