Home Ownership


This collection of Home Ownership blogs contain helpful information for home owners.  Your home will likely be your biggest purchase.  And it will also be the largest debt you owe.  Managing the finances for home ownership requires discipline and dedication. Our certified credit counsellors provide advice to clients, daily.  We publish blogs often on matters that our clients commonly need help with. We encourage you to visit often.

Our Mission & Mandate

Our mission is to enrich the quality of family life for anyone who lives or works in York Region.  Accordingly, our mandate is to assist individuals and families to find appropriate solutions for their financial concerns through counselling, referral and education. We operate on the following principles:
  • Maintaining the dignity, integrity and confidentiality of each client;
  • Having the client participate fully in the development and operation of her/his program;
  • Recognizing the client’s basic physical and social needs;
  • Recognizing the creditor’s civil and legal rights;
  • Involving the community in planning, financing, management and evaluation of each service;