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March 24, 2020- Emergency Grant Funding for Homeless for COVID
California has awarded $100 million in emergency grant funding to California counties, Continuums of Care and the state's 13 largest cities that will be immediately available to help those who are homeless & among the most vulnerable. Click to Watch Video
March 10, 2020- COVID Allocations and Guidelines
The CA-526 shall use $316,180.49 to invest in COVID-19 prevention and containment efforts for temporary shelters, including, but not limited to, medically indicated services and supplies, such as testing and handwashing stations, and enhancements to existing shelter facilities.
The intent of these investments is to allow for proper social distancing and isolation to reduce the spread of COVID-19 among the homeless population.
Emergency placement prioritization when necessary will include those aged 55 and over with underlying health conditions.
February 28th - Notice of Funding Availability
Emergency Solutions Grant Program ESG - Balance of State Application. Due: 5pm, May 28th
The California Department of Housing and Community Development (HCD) is pleased to announce the availability of approximately $5 million in new federal funds for the Emergency Solutions Grants (ESG) program. Funding for this NOFA is made available pursuant to Subtitle B of Title IV of the McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act, 42 U.S.C. 11371 et seq.
HUD Awards Nearly $2.2 Billion to Local Homeless Programs
On January 14, 2020, HUD announced $2.16 billion in grants to provide funding to 6,595 local homeless housing and service programs across the U.S. and its territories. These Continuum of Care (CoC) grants provide funding for efforts by nonprofit providers, states, and local governments to quickly rehouse individuals and families experiencing homelessness and provide support while minimizing the trauma and dislocation caused by homelessness.
The Tier 1 funding announcement includes Renewal, New, Domestic Violence (DV) Bonus, CoC Planning, and Unified Funding Agency (UFA) projects. HUD will award approximately $122 million in Tier 2 funding to support hundreds of local projects in the near future. Tier 2 grants will include Renewal, New, and DV Bonus projects and projects straddling Tier 1 and Tier 2 will be announced along with other Tier 2 projects.
Applicants must submit appeals of funding determinations within 45 days of HUD making the final award announcement. HUD will issue a listserv announcement indicating that it has published the final award announcement which will also indicate the deadline for submitting appeals. See Section X of the FY 2019 Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA) for more details.
CA-526 - Amador, Calaveras, Mariposa, Tuolumne Counties CoC Awarded as follows:
Amador PSH hsg 2019 $19,536 CoCR
Calaveras Rapid Re-Housing Project $118,161 CoCR
CoC 2019 Planning Project $14,012 CoC
HMIS FY2019 (CA1587L9T261802) $50,000 CoCR
Mariposa PSH - FY2019 $65,126 CoCR
PSH TUOLUMNE CONSOLIDATED 2019 $35,568 CoCR
Sierra HOPE-Cal PSH-1 $42,906 CoCR
TRC RRH FY 2018 RR All Counties (CA1588L9T261802) $62,300
01/14/2020 - CoC Consolidated Awards
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01/14/2020 - ESG - Awards
Emergency Shelters $200,000
Rapid Re-Housing -Homeless Prevention $200,000
Rapid Re-Housing- Homeless Prevention $61,893