Helping Members Avoid Foreclosure: The Federation's CU Toolkit


In tough times, members often turn to their credit unions as trusted financial partners and advisors. As an HUD-Approved National Housing Counseling Intermediary, the National Federation of Community Development Credit Unions (the Federation) compiled this toolkit as a starting point for credit unions that wish to help their members avoid foreclosure and achieve sustainable housing solutions. This toolkit contains basic information that can help members who may be at risk of foreclosure to take positive steps and achieve the best possible outcome. More information is available at

This Toolkit provides credit unions resources and materials to help their members avoid foreclosure. In particular, this Toolkit helps credit unions: