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Home is Worth Keeping
We understand the challenges that come with owning your own home and how the nation’s foreclosure crisis has impacted Rhode Islanders. We also

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know how difficult it is to know who to trust and where to turn when you find yourself in trouble or at risk of losing your home.

That’s why we opened the Rhode Island Housing HelpCenter – a safe place for advice and education when it comes to protecting yourself from foreclosure or coping with the loss of your home.

A Safe Place for Home Help
For more than 30 years, Rhode Island Housing has been making it easier for Rhode Islanders to have safe, affordable homes and keep them for as long as they want. The Rhode Island Housing HelpCenter is dedicated to providing professional support and education to help more Rhode Islanders protect themselves from losing their homes and to make safe, informed decisions for their futures.

The Rhode Island Housing HelpCenter’s trusted, trained counselors will assess your situation and provide advice, education or referrals to help you:
• Avoid losing your home or cope with the loss of your home
• Make sense of your existing mortgage
• Make safe, informed decisions about finding an affordable rent or mortgage
• Prepare for homeownership

We can help you understand your options, and provide resources and referrals to help. We know that every situation is different. That is why we take a customized approach to each individual’s needs.

The Rhode Island Housing HelpCenter is an independent, HUD-approved counseling agency.

Call us now at 401-457-1130. We can help.
The sooner you call, the more options you’ll have.

This site also provides useful information including:
Tips for Avoiding Foreclosure
Guidelines for Prioritizing Debt
Tips for Improving Your Credit
Frequently Asked Foreclosure Questions

Help for Rhode Islanders Facing Foreclosure
Working together, Rhode Island Housing and its partners bring free foreclosure workshops to communities throughout Rhode Island. Our HelpCenter's trusted and trained counselors will be on hand to assess your situation and provide advice, education, resources and referrals to help you avoid losing your home or cope with the loss of your home.

For information about these workshops or to register, contact the Rhode Island Housing HelpCenter at 401-457-1130.

Individualized counseling is just a phone call away. Call the Rhode Island Housing HelpCenter at 401-457-1130 or e-mail helpcenter@rhodeislandhousing.org.

Emergency Housing Links
Find a Home or Apartment
Crossroads Rhode Island  
HUD-approved counseling agencies
Rhode Island Community Action
RoadHome Emergency Housing Assistance (RHEHA)

Affiliated Sites

Rhode Island Housing Help Center HHFRI Rhode Island Housing Online Homebuyer Education HomeLocatorRI.net HousingWorksRI Fair Housing Rhode Island