Important Links

These are valuable links to websites that will give you more information about our cause.


Michigan State Housing Development Authority

MSHDA helps sustain and create quality, affordable housing that promotes state-wide economic development.

Step Forward Michigan

The Step Forward program enables Michigan residents, who are facing financial hardship, to access funds to prevent home foreclosure. Also known as the Hardest Hit program, Step Forward is run by MSHDA. They offer four different programs which provide assistance to struggling homeowners.

U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development

HUD addresses housing concerns on a national basis and helps coordinate efforts to increase housing availability.

Ingham County Treasurer's Office

The Ingham County Treasurer's Office works closely with the Center to improve residency within the county and raise awareness about property taxes.

Asset Independence Coalition of Mid Michigan

The AIC assists low to moderate income individuals with independently managing their financial assets. In addition, they also offer free tax preparation to qualified persons.


Financial Empowerment Center of Lansing

The Financial Empowerment Center of Lansing offers a comprehensive array of free financial services. They provide one on one counseling that is specifically tailored to your particular financial goals.

Smoke Free Environments- MI

This website is a resource for renters and landlords who desire to live in a smoke free environment. It provides information on the rights and responsibilities of those who provide and live in rentals where passive smoke circulates.

We also highly encourage our clients to reference the Landlord-Tenant Handbook for Michigan. It's a very easy to read guide and beneficial for any renter.

Down Payment Assistance

Down Payment Resource creates opportunity for homebuyers, Realtors and lenders by uncovering programs that get people into homes. For information on how to apply for Down Payment Assistance Programs you may qualify for, please visit: