About Us

Orange County Rural Development Advisory Corporation (RDAC) is an Orange County, NY - now a subsidiary of RUPCO, the region's leading provider and advocate of quality, affordable housing and community development programs aimed to provide opportunity and revitalize communities in Hudson Valley.  We are a Walden based nonprofit housing counseling and development agency that boasts nearly three decades worth of service to Orange County residents.


In operation since 1983, the group has rehabilitated or constructed more than 1,000 housing units and has been instrumental in assisting thousands of residents to obtain financing, mortgage restructuring and other services to promote and sustain homeownership. RDAC, which has a long history of assisting locally-employed households and senior citizens, administers various state and federal housing grant programs and offers a suite of counseling and energy efficient services.