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Programs that provide comprehensive assistance for people who want to rent or purchase housing including information and guidance about buying and rental costs; how to select affordable housing that meets individual needs; and how to provide for insurance, maintenance and other requirements related to acquiring and paying for housing.

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Service NameDescriptionLocationProgramAgency
AIDS Law Project - Housing Advocacy ProjectProvides free legal services for people with HIV/AIDS who are facing eviction or experiencing difficulty maintaining secure, affordable housing. Training and materials on the housing rights of people living with HIV/AIDS are available for social service and medicaid providers.PhiladelphiaAIDS Law Project of Pennsylvania - Philadelphia; Center CityAIDS Law Project of Pennsylvania
Alliance for Building CommunitiesProvides and promote innovative leadership in the development of affordable homes and viable communities where neighbors are willing to invest their money and spirit.LehighAlliance for Building CommunitiesAlliance for Building Communities
Harrisburg Fair Housing CouncilInformation on public meetings; speakers; literature on tenant and landlord rights including laws prohibiting discrimination, understanding evictions, reporting housing code violations, obtaining mortgages and home loans; low income housing and rental assistance; credit counseling for housing consumers; CRA (Community Reinvestment Act) review of financial institutions; and home ownership workshops.DauphinFairhousing Council of the Capital Region, Inc.Fairhousing Council of the Capital Region, Inc.
Housing and Rental CounselingProvides credit, budget and housing counseling. Assists with tenant/landlord problems and fair housing problems.DauphinHarrisburg Center Peace and JusticeHarrisburg Center Peace and Justice
Housing CounselingProvide assistance with securing and maintaining affordable housing by teaching the skills necessary for home ownership. We also provide one-on-one counseling for those families facing mortgage difficulties or foreclosure.DauphinTri County Community ActionTri County Community Action
Saint Martin Center - Main Office - Pre-Purchase Education WorkshopEducates consumers on topics including: • Advantages and Disadvantages of Homeownership • Affordability • Budget Planning and Sustainability • Mortgage Qualification • Beginning the Purchase Process • Loan Application Process • Closing the Real Estate Transaction • Taking Possession of the Home • Home Repair & Maintenance • Anti-Predatory Lending Practices • 1st Time Homebuyer ProgramsErieSaint Martin Center - Main OfficeSaint Martin Center

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