Consumer Protections

Credit Bureaus

Government Agencies

Tax Information




Gun Violence

Domestic Abuse


City of Pittsburgh
Housing Assistance Resource Portal (HARP)

Department of Housing & Urban Development
HUD offers assistance with home buying, avoiding foreclosure, rental assistance, and fair housing concerns.

Housing Alliance of Pennsylvania
Housing, Rental & Services Assistance Resources in PA

Municipality of Penn Hills
Allegheny Link COVID-19 Housing Stabilization Program 

Pennsylvania Housing Finance Agency (PHFA)
PHFA provides first-time homebuyer programs, home repair loans, and foreclosure prevention loans.

Housing Payment Assistance

Dollar Energy Fund
Utilities’ assistance programs in Pennsylvania

Federal Communications Commission
Emergency Broadband Benefit Program

FHLBank Pittsburgh
First Front Door

NeighborWorks Western Pennsylvania
Down-payment and closing-cost assistance

PA Department of Human Services
Emergency Rental Assistance Program

PA Dept. of Human Services
Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP)

PHFA Foreclosure Prevention Emergency Mortgage Assistance Program

PHFA Purchase Assistance

Urban Redevelopment Authority of Pittsburgh
Homebuying Assistance

URA Housing Stabilization Program

Universal Service Administrative Co.
Lifeline Program


Disaster Recovery: A Resource for Homeowners
For homeowners who have experienced a natural disaster that has destroyed their home.

Pennsylvania Association of Realtors FAQs

Rebuilding Together Pittsburgh
Home repair program

Redevelopment Authority of Allegheny County
Allegheny Home Improvement Loan Program

U.S. Dept. of Housing and Urban Development
Home repair programs by PA cities/towns and counties

Savings Programs

Fund My Future

Hebrew Free Loan Association
Coronavirus Financial Bridge Loan Program

Pittsburgh Community Reinvestment Group (PCRG)
COVID-19 resources and policy updates


Take Charge of Your Money
No-cost personal financial education provided by the PHFA.

U.S. Dept. of Education Office of Federal Student Aid
CARES Act’s provisions for student loan forbearance

Food Programs