No one should have to worry about losing their home during the COVID-19 pandemic,” said Governor Gretchen Whitmer, as she and the Michigan Department of Insurance and Financial Services announced the MiMortgage Relief Partnership that brings together Michigan credit unions, banks, and lenders to help residents suffering financial losses due to COVID-19 by offering a 90-day grace period for mortgage payments. Learn more about the initiative here: www.michigan.gov/MiMortgageRelief. Homeowners who need help navigating these unprecedented economic times may also want to tap into the expertise of MSHDA’s statewide housing counseling network. Learn what they do here: https://bit.ly/2VT4Vpj and find a housing counselor near you on the MSHDA Housing Education Agency Locator. https://www.michigan.gov/difs/0,5269,7-303-99549-526539–,00.htmlMonroe County Residents can contact: Jeanette McDonald with Habitat for Humanity HOPE ProgramAs a certified Housing Counselor, she can assist you with resources and information in navigating your mortgage, rent, or other financial hardship\hips you may be experiencing at this time.