Student loan problems? New Student Loan Legal Hotline

Student debt in the United States has now passed the $1 trillion mark.  Although, student loans provide people with the opportunity to get college education, there are still significant costs to borrowing this money. For example, borrowers often have to deal with high interest rates, threat of delinquency, and the possibility of wage garnishment which … Read more Student loan problems? New Student Loan Legal Hotline

Program aimed at helping unemployed veterans

We’re still feeling the effects of the 2007 economic crisis.  As many people, continue to deal with a lack of employment or underemployment, veterans are finding themselves increasingly in this situation.   Of the 2.9 million long term unemployed people who were denied benefits this year – 285,000 of them are veterans. There is a program … Read more Program aimed at helping unemployed veterans

List of food banks in Ulster County

Families across the US are having an increasingly difficult time covering basic household costs such as groceries, child care, and medical costs.  As a result, families are reaching out to food banks for to help getting food on the table.  While we would like to get a list of all food banks in New York … Read more List of food banks in Ulster County

Spanish speaking family support Services available through Family of Woodstock

Family of Woodstock, a non profit organization serving Ulster County and surrounding communities now has a family support services available in Spanish.  Their Adolescent Services program is happy to announce that a Spanish speaking case manager available to provide Family Support Services.  The Family Support Program offers care coordination to meet the needs of both a child age … Read more Spanish speaking family support Services available through Family of Woodstock

Don't speak English but have questions about buying a home, rent assistance, foreclosure? Try the HUD Language Line

Have a question about buying a home, rental assistance or foreclosure but English is not your first language?  HUD can help with its HUD Language Line, a live telephone interpretation service that will allow HUD staff to converse with the public in almost any language. To help HUD staff better communicate with Limited English Proficient … Read more Don't speak English but have questions about buying a home, rent assistance, foreclosure? Try the HUD Language Line