Homeownership Education Resource Organization (HERO), an independent 501(c)(3), provides homeownership education professionals with standards of learning objectives to advance homeownership through high quality, consistent education giving South Dakotans a better opportunity to achieve and maintain homeownership.
HERO also coordinates counseling efforts through a network of HUD approved counseling agencies statewide.
As an affiliate of South Dakota Housing Development Authority (SDHDA), HERO operates under the SDHDA Board of Commissioners appointed by the Governor of South Dakota. HERO is supported in part by SDHDA, Citi Foundation and the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).
For homebuyer education or housing counseling services, contact a HERO Education Provider or a HUD approved counseling agency nearest to you by selecting a county on the interactive map provided.