A Shared Initative Inc. (ASII) remains committed to providing quality financial housing counseling services without risking the health and safety of our clients.
In accordance with CDC guidelines, ASII will adapt how we deliver counseling and education services to prevent the spread of the virus.
With that, ASII will be offering all services in a virtual format until further notice.
Below is the information you need to make the best decision for you and your family:
|Class Dates||Time ||Last Day to Register|| Date to Start Counseling Sessions |
|May 9th & 16th ||9:00am-3:00pm ||5/1/2020 || 4/6/2020|
|June 8th-11th||6:00pm-8:30pm ||06/1/2020||05/20/2020|
|July 1th & 18th ||9:00am-3:00pm||07/6/2020||06/22/2020|
|July 13th-16th (Financial Fitness) ||6:00pm-8:30pm||07/10/2020||N/A|
|Sept 14th-17th ||6:00pm-8:30pm||08/4/2020 ||08/12/2020|
|Oct 17th & 24th|| 9:00am-3:00pm||10/9/2020 ||10/12/2020|
|Nov 2nd-5th ||6:00pm-8:30pm||10/30/2020||N/A|
Credit Report Fee (Fee must be paid at the time of registration)
Individual Couple/ Household
Note: The cost of your counseling session and workshop is no cost to you. However, you must attend both portions to receive a certificate. Also to get the biggest grants, your income must be 80% of the annual median income.
Fees will also be waived for the following:
|% Median Family Income||1-Person||2-Person||3-Person||4-Person||5-Person||6-Person||7-Person||8-Person|
Individuals with this method will be required to substantiate before registering.
How to Register:
For Online Scheduling go to:
or the widget near the bottom of this page.
First, pick your preferred counselor/location and then your class. You will have the option to pay online during the counseling portion with credit or debit cards.
In this option, your counselor will contact you in case of any potential scheduling conflicts or questions as well as forwarding you our intake and necessary disclosures.
Documents are to be faxed or scanned back to us. If you don't have either of those pieces of equipment, but have a smartphone, we will email instructions for scanning apps that can turn your pictures into pdf's through the app. you can download in either the Apple or Google store at no cost.
Sessions will be either over the phone or via teleconference.
Classes will be via teleconference.
How to contact us:
Our contact information is the same:
504-383-3764 (cell-Joseph Roberts Jr.)
504-327-7763 (cell-Johnathan Moody)
For the quickest response please reach out via email.
Due to the demand for our services and working in and out of the office, we primarily use our cell phone system will port to google voice, a cellphone system that allows us to contact you away from the office. When we call from this number, it may appear as either "Private" or "Potential Scam", so we will attempt to text you before calling this number. We work as a team answering and finishing requests efficiently, so don't be surprised to see both of our names in messages or emails.
Lastly, reduce your stress. If it is safe, go for a walk, call a friend, and remember:
We will make it. Together.