Housing Education

Home Ownership Education

Rent Smart/Home Ownership Education is a holistic curriculum on money and credit management course sponsored by UMOS. NFJP clients are educated on how to obtain and maintain safe, decent and affordable housing as a renter or home owner.

Course topics and information include:

  • impact of income and expenses
  • spending habits
  • credit history
  • landlord/tenant communication
  • rights and responsibilities

In addition, information regarding fair housing and rights under the Fair Housing law is provided.

With their attendance, each eligible farmworker earns $75.00 to be applied to their next month’s rent. Subject to finding availability.

If you are interested in attending or hosting a class, contact the Proteus office nearest to you.