At the Center for Homeownership Education and Financial Wellbeing, NHSSF combines a proven educational system with personalized one-on-one counseling and financial coaching to bring the dream of homeownership closer to reality. We offer a variety of classes, workshops and counseling services in English, Spanish and Creole.

If you are looking to buy your first home, you need post-purchase guidance, you want to take your finances under control or you are looking for housing-related assistance


Educational Programs

If you want to buy:

  • Homebuyer Orientation Seminar – 1-hour intro session
  • Homebuyer Education Workshop – 8-hour certified class
  • Financial Fitness Workshop – 2-hour class

If you already own your home:

  • Post-Purchase Workshop – 2-hour class
  • Foreclosure Prevention Workshop – 1-hour class
  • Rental Workshop – 1-hour class
  • EHome America Courses – At your own pace

1-on-1 Counseling Services


  • Pre-Purchase Counseling
  • Financial Coaching Program (WOW – With Ownership Wealth)
  • Foreclosure Prevention Counseling
  • Tenancy Counseling
  • Post-Purchase

Please note that as of October 12, 2022, all class registration will need to be done through the ClientMax-NHSSF portal. This means that you need to OPEN AN ACCOUNT WITH NHSSF before you can register for the class you choose.

Please also note that due to the high volume of participants and agency capacity we are seeing extended wait times in the processing of documentation and scheduling of counseling sessions. NHSSF appreciates your patience and looks forward to working with you on your journey to homeownership. The Journey to homeownership takes time and is not only a requirement of many lenders, it is a very crucial step to receive education, skills and resources so you are able to make informed decisions for your household, as purchasing a home is one of the biggest investments most of us make in a life time.

Equal Housing Opportunity Neighborhood Housing Services of South Florida does business in accordance with the Federal Fair Housing Law and Equal Credit Opportunity Act.