Online Resources for Parents
- Hope Now
(www.hopenow.com or 1-888-995-HOPE)
An alliance, created by the U.S. Treasury Department and HUD, of reputable counselors, mortgage companies, investors, and other mortgage market participants to provide assistance to homeowners in distress.
- HUD Approved Housing Counseling Agencies
Find advice on buying a home, renting, defaults, foreclosures, credit issues, and reverse mortgages.
(www.mymoney.gov or 1-888-MYMONEY)
The U.S. Government Web site dedicated to providing financial education to all Americans.
- National Foundation for Credit Counseling
Find reputable credit counseling services.
- Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) (http://www.fns.usda.gov/fsp/)
SNAP is the food stamp program of the federal government.
- The National Association of Child Care Resource & Referral Agencies
Find the latest information on child development and parenting issues, keep informed on current legislation and policies affecting young children, look at their work choices after having a baby, and have access to hundreds of fun, learning activities to do with their children.
- The National Center for Homeless Education
The center provides research, resources, and information enabling communities to address the educational needs of children and youth experiencing homelessness.
Families Stand Together™ developed by Sesame Workshop, with generous support from CPB.