Who We Are

SCDHC’s mission is to use a holistic approach to create viable, thriving and sustainable communities. Our purpose is to provide quality residential and commercial development, supportive resources, services and programs throughout the Central Virginia region.

Southside Community Development & Housing Corporation (SCDHC) has more than twenty-five (25) years of experience as a non profit community development corporation and HUD approved housing counseling agency. SCDHC has served and is currently serving as a Community Housing Development Organization (CHDO) in the City of Richmond and the Counties of Chesterfield and Henrico, Virginia.

SCDHC has constructed more than 300 Earthcraft Certified single family affordable housing units throughout the Richmond Metropolitan Area offering down payment and closing cost assistance.

Our staff specializes in pre-purchase counseling, homebuyer education, financial literacy training and counseling, default mortgage and foreclosure prevention counseling. SCDHC’s community outreach services extend to schools, churches, small business organizations, financial institutions, and various for-profit and not-for profit organizations.