Application Process

STEP 1: Complete an Application

You will complete an application and turn in all required documentation. A credit report will be pulled. Your application, credit report, and personal documents will be reviewed to determine if your application can be accepted for further consideration. Any outstanding documentation will be collected by a staff member. A sexual offender criminal background check will be conducted.If the documents you bring are not complete, you may not be able to proceed to the next step.

STEP 2: Family Selection Committee Home Visit

If you meet the Ability Pay criteria, two members of the Family Selection Committee will contact you to set up a time to visit and conduct an interview of you and your family at your current residence. After the interview, a recommendation will be made to Habitat about your application.

STEP 3: If Approved…

You will start your Habitat partnership – attend Orientation and HomeFIT classes, and begin working on your 250 sweat-equity hours!

East St. Tammany Habitat for Humanity does business in accordance with Federal Fair Housing Laws