FREE Financial Literacy Classes are available through the St. Johns Housing Partnership in St. Augustine, Ponte Vedra, Hastings and Clay County to assist citizens in understanding their credit score, avoiding scams, and managing money responsibly. Avoiding Senior Scams … Read More
The Florida Housing Coalition released “Home Matters for Florida Report 2014” during the Sadowski Housing Coalition’s February 25 press conference, in support of a national “Home Matters” initiative to educate the public and policymakers about the value of housing when it comes to health, education and the economy. View the full “Home Matters for Florida Report 2014.”
- Florida has the nation’s third highest homeless population, including over 5,500 veterans and more than 7,000 families (including over 10,800 homeless children.)*
- Over 900,000 very low-income households, including hardworking families, elders, and disabled Floridians living on fixed incomes, pay more than 50% of their incomes for housing
When the entire financial picture in one county man’s life changed in catastrophic ways, he didn’t think there was anywhere to turn.
He figured the house he’d lived in since 2002 was going to be another of Florida’s many foreclosure victims.
But Victor found that there was help available to him through St. Johns Housing Partnership Inc. And the local nonprofit organization is ready to help anyone in trouble avoid foreclosure.