California Announces $650 Million Block Grant Funding
The Homeless Housing, Assistance and Prevention (HHAP) was signed into law on July 31, 2019 by Governor Gavin Newsom.
HCFC is pleased to announce the availability of the Homeless Housing, Assistance and Prevention Program (HHAP) grant funding. HHAP is a $650 million block grant program.
The one-time block grant that provides local jurisdictions with funds to support regional coordination and expand or develop local capacity to address their immediate homelessness challenges. Allocations will be given to the following:
Allocations will be given to the following:
The 44 Continuums of Care (CoCs) (will share 190 million)The 13 large cities, or cities that are also counties, with populations of 300,000 or more, as of January 1, 2019, according to data published on the Department of Finance’s internet website ( will share 275 million)58 counties (will share 175 million)Agency will calculate each jurisdiction’s final program allocation award amount once the 2019 point-in-time count numbers have been finalized and posted by the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development, and any determinations described in subdivision (j) of Section 50216 have been announced. View NOFA here.