CCCS of Greater Dallas, Inc. Dallas, TX $38,805 Consumer Credit Counseling Services of Greater Dallas, Inc. is affiliated with the National Foundation for Credit Counseling (NFCC) in Silver Springs, MD. CCCS-Dallas opened their office in 1974 and includes 28 branch, satellite and telephone locations. CCCS-Dallas works with HUD, Rural Housing Services, the Dallas Housing Authority, Mesquite Housing Authority, Housing Crisis Center and the Salvation Army. CCCS Dallas provides pre and post purchase, home equity and renter rights and responsibilities. The agency coordinates with HUD to provide H.E.L.P classes. CCCS-Dallas provides educational seminars to address issues of minorities and immigrants regarding money management, credit, housing and basic banking to help address fair housing barriers.
CCCS of Greater San Antonio San Antonio, TX $7,687 CCCS of Greater San Antonio of has been providing counseling services since 1985. Their largest group of clients consist of delinquent or mortgages in default cases. Most of their resources are geared towards getting these people the help they need to save their homes. They also focus energy on the potential homebuyer to get more people in homes. The agency has just signed a deal with a local San Antonio radio station to advertise to people with housing difficulties. CCCS will also be offering budgeting and money management classes to three communities within the San Antonio area. They are very proactive and serve their community well.
City of Ft. Worth Ft. Worth, TX $30,655 The City of Ft. Worth has been a HUD entitlement city since 1984 and has received grants for CDBG, HOME, ESG and Housing Counseling. The agency became a housing counseling agency in 1997. City of Ft. Worth has received recognition for 2 Best Practices in 1998 for Model Blocks and Infill Housing Programs. COFW provides comprehensive housing counseling covering, pre-purchase, credit and default counseling, rental assistance, and fair housing and tenants rights.
City of San Antonio San Antonio, TX $30,433 This agency serves the public and attempts to address a multitude of housing needs and problems in the 8th largest and 2nd poorest city in the nation. The City of San Antonio provides comprehensive housing counseling in pre and post occupancy, first-time homebuyer, default mortgage, tenant/landlord and placement counseling, and provides citizens with free, confidential, non-biased information addressing their housing needs. The agency has two bilingual certified housing counselors to better serve the community. The City’s affiliation with the Department of Community Initiatives and the Community Action Division provides