HOPE-Financial Counseling and Workshops

Habitat Hope

For tele-counseling, new and existing clients are advised to call the office at 734-243-2048 for further instruction or to arrange a phone appointment.


Finances are stressful enough everyday, but especially in tough situations such as this. That’s why Habitat HOPE is here to help you navigate this time of uncertainty. It’s important to get ahead of any issues that may arise, so don’t hesitate in giving us a call. 734-243-2048 



The HOPE program consists of four components

Financial Capability Workshop

This twelve-hour class will increase your financial knowledge and confidence. Topics covered include creating a spending plan, obtaining and using credit effectively, building and repairing credit, and creating a savings plan.

Home Buyer Workshop

This six-hour class introduces the home buying process, basic financial management, and information about finance options. If you are interested in MSHDA down payment assistance or a MSHDA loan product, this class completes your home buyer education requirement.

Foreclosure Prevention Counseling

Provides individuals who are experiencing a finiancial hardship with tools, skills and resources to assist in understanding the stages of foreclosure, stabilizing your housing, and avoiding foreclosure, or transitioning to more affordable housing options.

Individual Financial Counseling

Work with our personal financial coach to create financial goals, establish healthy financial skills, and create a budget that aligns your income and expenses with your financial goals.



Habitat offers financial coaching in-house through a program called Habitat HOPE. This free resource offers empowerment through financial education to all of Monroe County.  For more information contact Jeanette at 734-243-2048 x 111 or jmcdonald@habitatmonroemi.org.



Thank you to our generous program sponsors:


This in house financial coaching service could be your HOPE for homeownership.
Learn about the components of the Habitat HOPE program.

HOPE-Financial Counseling and Workshops