ALBANY, GA (WALB) - The rate of foreclosures in Dougherty County is one of the highest in the state.
A program designed help people keep their homes, Home Safe Georgia, helped keep 6,400 families in their homes since 2012, 32 of them in Dougherty County.
Qualifying for the program is a simple process.
"Homesafe Georgia is free. It is provided by the government so it is a reliable trustworthy source to help you address your foreclosure and your issues related to your mortgage," said Carmen Chubb, Deputy Commissioner of Housing.
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