DCA's Approved Housing Counseling Agencies

*Online Homebuyer Education Course Available

Homebuyer counseling is required for ALL Georgia Dream Loans.

Borrowers must attend and complete either a homebuyer education workshop, OR, individual housing counseling sessions, OR an online homebuyer education course through E-Home America. Workshops and counseling sessions must be completed with one of the DCA-Certified Housing Counseling Agencies listed below or with a HUD-Approved Housing Counseling Agency. A list of HUD approved agencies is available at www.hud.gov or call HUD's interactive voice system at 1-800-569-4287.

AGENCY

 COUNTIES SERVED

Georgia Department of Community Affairs*
60 Executive Park South, N.E.
Atlanta, GA 30329
404-327-6858
www.ehomeamerica.org/dca (online)
www.dca.ga.gov

All Georgia Counties ONLINE COURSE ONLY

ALBANY
City of Albany
230 South Jackson St., Suite 315
Albany, GA 31701
229-483-7650
www.albany.ga.us

Baker, Calhoun, Colquitt, Crisp, Decatur, Dougherty, Early, Grady, Lee, Miller, Mitchell, Seminole, Sumter, Terrell, Thomas, and Worthy

ATHENS
Athens Land Trust Housing Counseling
685 N. Pope St.
Athens, GA 30601
706-613-0122
www.athenslandtrust.org

Athens-Clarke, Barrow, Elbert, Franklin, Greene, Jackson, Madison, Newton, Oconee, Oglethorpe, Rockdale, and Walton

ATHENS
Hancock CDC
300 Henderson Extension
Athens, GA 30601
706-546-1154
www.hancock.cdc.org

Athens-Clarke, Barrow, Greene, Jackson, Oconee, Oglethorpe, Madison, Stevens, Walton, and Washington

ATLANTA
1st Choice Credit Union
315 Auburn Ave. N.E.
Atlanta, GA 30303
404-607-8252
www.1stchoicecu.org

Cobb, DeKalb, Fulton, and Gwinnett

ATLANTA
Money Management International
55 Ivan Allen Jr. Blvd., Suite 520
Atlanta, GA 30308
866-232-9080
www.moneymanagement.org
Bilingual Counselors (Spanish)

Cobb, DeKalb, Fulton, Gwinnett, and Hall

ATLANTA
Center for Pan Asian Community Services
3510 Shallowford Rd. N.E.
Atlanta, GA 30341
770-936-0969
www.icpacs.org
Bilingual counselors (Korean, Burmese, Chinese)

DeKalb and Gwinnett

ATLANTA
Resources for Residents and Community of Georgia, Inc.
100 Flat Shoals Ave. S.E.
Atlanta, GA 30316
404-525-4130
www.rrc-atl.org

Butts, Cherokee, Clayton, Cobb, Coweta, DeKalb, Douglas, Fayette, Fulton, Gwinnett, Henry, Paulding, and Rockdale

ATLANTA
Urban League of Greater Atlanta
229 Peachtree St., Suite 300
Atlanta, GA 30303
404-659-1150
www.ulgatl.org

Cobb, DeKalb, Douglas, Fulton, Gwinnett, Henry, and Rockdale

AUGUSTA
CSRA EOA
1765 Broad St.
Augusta, GA 30904
706-922-8353
www.csraeoa.org

Burke, Columbia, McDuffie, and Richmond

BRUNSWICK
Totally Free, Inc. *
1515 ½ New Castle St.
Brunswick, GA 31520
912-265-1515
www.ehomeamerica.org/TFI (online)
www.totallyfreeinc.org

Appling, Atkinson, Bacon, Brantley, Bryan, Camden, Candler, Charlton, Chatham, Clinch, Coffee, Effingham , Glynn, Jeff Davis, Liberty, Long, McIntosh, Pierce, Toombs, Ware, and Wayne

COLLEGE PARK
NID-HCA Emerson
4710 Washington Rd. 
College Park, GA 30349
404-410-6689
www.nidhousing.com
Bilingual Counselors (Spanish)

Fulton, DeKalb, Clayton, and Cobb

COLUMBUS
CCCS of West GA
1350 15th Ave.
Columbus, GA 31901
800-757-2227 / 706-327-3239
www.cccs-wga.com

Chattahoochee, Harris, Marion, Muscogee, Stewart, Talbot, and Troup

COLUMBUS
NeigborWorks Columbus
345 6th St.
Columbus, GA 31901
706-324-4663
www.nwcolumbus.org

Chattahoochee, Harris, Marion, and Muscogee

COLUMBUS
Urban League of Greater Columbus, Inc.
802 1st Ave
Columbus, GA 31901
706-322-6840
UL-columbusga.imaempowered.com

Chattahoochee, Harris, Muscogee, Russell, Stewart, Talbot and Taylor

CONYERS
The Homeowners Employment Corporation
2440 Wall St. S.E., Suite B2
Conyers, GA 30013
404-492-6554
www.homeownerscorp.com

Cherokee, Clayton, Cobb, DeKalb, Douglas, Fayette, Fulton, Gwinnett, Henry, Newton, and Rockdale

CORDELE
Southwest Georgia United Empowerment Zone, Inc.
123 South 7th Street
Cordele, GA 31015
229-268-7592 Ext. 297

Crisp and Dooley

DALTON
Dalton- Whitfield CDC
310 Selvidge St.
Dalton, GA 30720
706-876-1630
www.dwcdc.org
Bilingual Counselors (Spanish)

Whitfield

DECATUR
Help the People Housing Counseling Program
3567 Covington Hay
Decatur, GA 30032
404-688-7766

Cherokee, Clayton, Cobb, DeKalb, Douglas, Fulton, Gwinnett, Henry, Newton, and Rockdale

DECATUR
GreenForest CDC
3299 Rainbow Dr.
Decatur, GA 30034
404-486-5768
www.gfcdc.org

DeKalb, Rockdale, Newton, Clayton, Gwinnett, Henry, and  Fulton

FOREST PARK
D&E, A Financial Education and Training Institute
4532 Jonesboro Rd.,  2nd Floor
Forest Park, GA 30297
770-961 6900
www.depower.org
Bilingual Counselors ( Spanish)

DeKalb, Fulton, Gwinnett, Fayette, Cobb and Rockdale

GRIFFIN
Affordable Housing Enterprise
210 South 13th St.  
Griffin, GA 30224
770-204-7956
www.affordablehousingent.org

Butts, Clayton, Douglas, Fulton, Lamar, Meriwether, Pike, Spalding, and Upson

HINESVILLE
JC Vision and Associates*
135 E. Martin Luther King, Jr. Dr., Suite G
Hinesville, GA 31313
912-877-4243
www.ehomeamerica.org/jcvision (online)
www.jcvision.com

Bryan, Liberty, Long, McIntosh, and Tattnall

LAGRANGE
DASH for LaGrange*
706 Broome St., Suite 101
LaGrange, GA 30240
706-298-0581
www.ehomeamerica.org/dash (online)
www.dashlagrange.org
Bilingual counselors ( Spanish)

Troup, Heard, and Harris

MACON
GreenPath Inc.
3154 Perimeter Pkwy.
Building 3 Suite 3A
Augusta, Georgia
www.greenpath.org   
Bilingual counselors ( Chinese, Mandarin)

Bibb, Baldwin, Burke, Columbia, Crawford, Glascock, Hancock, Jasper, Jefferson, Jenkins, Jones, Macon, McDuffie, Peach, Putnam, Richmond, Taliaferro, Twiggs, Warren, Wilkes, and Wilkinson

MACON
HomeFirst Housing Resources
653 Second St, Suite 203
Macon, GA 31201
478-803-2373
www.homefirst.org

Bibb and Jones

MARIETTA
NATIONAL FAITH HOME BUYERS- ATLANTA
2470 WINDY HILL RD., SUITE 326
MARIETTA, GA  30067
770-993-5355
www.nationalfaith.org

Cobb, Clayton, DeKalb, Couglas, Gwinnett, Fulton and Henry

SAVANNAH
Consumer Credit Counseling Service
of Savannah
7505 Waters Ave., Suite C-11
Savannah, GA 31406
1-800-821-4040
www.cccssavannah.org
ADDITIONAL OFFICE LOCATIONS:
Hinesville, Brunswick and Statesboro

Appling, Bleckley, Bryan, Bulloch, Camden, Candler, Chatham, Dodge, Effingham, Emanuel, Evans, Glynn, Jeff Davis, Johnson,  Laurens, Liberty, Long, McIntosh, Montgomery, Screven, Tattnall ,Telfair, Treutlen, Wayne, Wheeler, and Wilcox

SAVANNAH
Neighborhood Improvement Association 
1812 Abercorn Street
Savannah, GA 31401
912-447-5577

DCA approved Housing Counseling Agency

(Non-approved HUD Housing Agency)

Chatham

VALDOSTA
Valdosta-Lowndes County Habitat for Humanity
2010 E. Cypress St.
Valdosta, GA 31601
229-245-1330
www.valdostahabitat.org

Brooks, Berrien, Coffee, Cook, and Lanier

Updated:  May 2, 2019

For additional assistance contact the Office of Homeownership
404-679-4840
1-800-359-HOME (4663)