The Hampden County and Three County CoC’s issued reports on Racial Disparities and Homelessness, per HUD’s request. Please take the time to review this important information. The Network Committees will also provide additional opportunities to discuss the findings.
The US Department of Housing and Urban Development has released the Continuum of Care (CoC) FY 2018 Notice of Funding Announcement (NOFA).
Acting as the Collaborative Applicant for the Three County Continuum of Care (MA-507), Hilltown CDC will coordinate the submission of the Three County Continuum of Care Consolidated Application to HUD due Thursday, September 18, 2018 by 8:00pm. The Consolidated Application can include three types of projects: renewals of current projects, new project requests to reallocate existing funds, or bonus projects for new funds.
Applications are due to the Collaborative Applicant via the e-snaps web based system by Friday, August 17, 2018 by 5:00 pm eastern time to allow the Three County CoC Board to review, evaluate and rank in priority before the September 18 submission to HUD.
Of note this year is $745,034 of funds available for reallocation – a unique opportunity for our area to fund projects serving priority homeless populations strategically.
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The 3 County CoC has prepared its 1st Annual Seasonal Shelter Report! The report includes information about the number of guests by location and region, the number of guests who could be categorized as priority populations, the demographics of guests, and the reasons why folks had to enter shelter. Let us know if have comments or suggestions about the report.