ACDC's Comprehensive Housing Opportunities Program (CHOP) offers a variety of assistance for renters, homebuyers, and homeowners to help secure and stabilize safe, high quality, affordable housing. Through education and advocacy, CHOP helps build healthy homes and communities.
The homeownership rate in Chinatown is nearly 10%, far below the City rate. There is still much work to be done to improve access for new immigrants and linguistic minorities. These community members face considerable barriers in achieving literacy in US financial systems and homeownership.
CHOP, through targeted housing education and counseling, seeks to increase access to the tools and resources available for the clients we serve. Counseling is provided in Mandarin, Cantonese and English and services include:
Please contact us to schedule an appointment with our housing counselor. Call (617)482-2380 x208, email, or stop by our office. ACDC's regular business hours are Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm.We realize that due to work schedules, you may not be able to come during our regular office hours, so be sure to see if our counselor has an appointment available outside of our regular business hours. Thank you!