American Credit Counseling Institute (ACCI) currently has 5 offices and 3 satellite offices in 8 different areas of Pennsylvania, serving people from all parts of the state. ACCI is approved by IRS to operate as a non-profit business under IRS 501 C (3) guidelines. ACCI has partnered and is approved by the Pennsylvania Housing and Finance Agency (PHFA) to offer counseling services in Pennsylvania. ACCI housing counselors are certified by PHFA and other nationally recognized organizations. ACCI has adopted the National Industry Standards for Homeownership Education and Counseling and is approved as a provider for homeownership services and certified by the National Industry Standards for Homeownership Education and Counseling in Foreclosure Specialty.
ACCI provides consistent and high quality advice for homeowners and future homeowners in achieving their dream of owning their own home. ACCI provides counseling to individuals and families, regardless of their age, disability, family status, gender, national origin, political affiliation, race, or religion. American Credit Counseling Institute counsels individuals and families with housing issues because we are convinced that when a family has its own home, its members do not need to worry about where they need to move next, that translates into ownership pride, better health, better education, better employment, stable and well rooted neighborhoods. ACCI counsels individuals and families with credit and budget issues because that translates into better financial conditions, better and more affordable housing, less dependency on others and on government programs, and ultimately a better and stronger nation.
American Credit Counseling Institute’s Mission
The mission of American Credit Counseling Institute (ACCI) is to help low to moderate income individuals and families attain the American dream of owning a home. Our goal is to help homeowners facing mortgage delinquencies and foreclosure to hold onto that dream. ACCI accomplishes its mission through education and counseling to best prepare the community to make their dreams a reality.
We believe that when a family owns their home, it translates into ownership pride, less dependency on others, stability and well rooted neighborhoods, and ultimately a better and stronger nation.