Federal Grants

  1. Community Development Block Grant (CDBG)

    The Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program is an important tool in helping local governments tackle the most serious challenges facing their communities.

  2. Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG)

    The Emergency Shelter Grant (ESG) program is designed to be the, first step in a continuum of assistance to prevent homelessness and enable homeless individuals and families to move towards independent living.

  3. Home Investment Partnership Program (HOME)

    The HOME Program (through HUD), provides formula grants to state and local governments to help fund activities.

  4. Continuum of Care Program (COC)

    The Continuum of Care (CoC) Program is designed to promote communitywide commitment to the goal of ending homelessness; provide funding for efforts by nonprofit providers, and State and local governments to quickly rehouse homeless individuals and families while minimizing the trauma and dislocation caused to homeless individuals, families, and communities by homelessness; promote access to and effect utilization of mainstream programs by homeless individuals and families; and optimize self-sufficiency among individuals and families experiencing homelessness.