Foreclosure prevention workshop in Woodbury

            A foreclosure prevention workshop is 5:30 p.m. Oct. 9 in Rooms A and B at the R.H. Stafford Library in Woodbury at 8595 Central Park Place.

The County Housing and Redevelopment Authority (HRA) and the Minnesota Home Ownership Association, in partnership with the library, will present information on how to handle foreclosure situations. The workshop is for anyone who wants to ask questions and get advice from trained foreclosure prevention counselors.

Anyone who is behind on a mortgage, worried about keeping up with mortgage payments and wants to know more about the foreclosure process may attend.

The workshops are open houses and include a 45-minute presentation summarizing the foreclosure process. It will help the counselor to respond to any concerns if participants bring the following: any communication received from a lender or loan servicer; proof of income (e.g., recent pay stub, and a copy of a mortgage statement.

The next workshop will be 5:30 p.m. Oct. 24 at the Oakdale Library, 1010 Heron Ave. North in Oakdale.

For more information or to speak with a foreclosure prevention counselor immediately, call the Washington County HRA’s foreclosure intake line at 651-458-0936 ext. 542 or see

For more information about the Washington County Library, see or call 651-275-8500.