Lean on the Library: Bills Piling Up?


Bills piling up?


Bills Piling Up:
Are you feeling overwhelmed and don't know where to turn? Get connected to local organizations that offer help in times like these, with services such as foreclosure prevention and assistance with food, housing, and utilities.

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Foreclosure Prevention

  • Save the Dream Program
    Program operated by MSHDA (Michigan State Housing Development Authority) to help homeowners keep their homes through refinancing.
  • Michigan Foreclosure Prevention Project
    Collaborative statewide project from the Michigan Poverty Law Program that provides direct legal representation to homeowners facing foreclosure.
  • Making Home Affordable
    Information about the Department of the Treasury's program that allows homeowners to refinance or modify loans. Includes a self-assessment tool that allows homeowners to determine if they are able to benefit from this program, FAQs, payment estimators and lots of other valuable resources.
  • Hope Now
    An alliance between HUD approved housing counselors and mortgage companies that provides free foreclosure prevention assistance.
  • Homeownership Counseling
    Find a foreclosure prevention counselor in your area.
  • Home Repair Services Foreclosure Resources
    Offers financial counseling and a foreclosure intervention program for Kent County residents.


Assistance Programs


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