CoC Application

2017 HUD Notice of Funding Availability Released, July 14, 2017.

Under the leadership of the Collaborative Applicant the CoC prepares the application to HUD for funding and establishes funding priorities for its geographic area when submitting the application.  The Collaborative Application also provides leadership and guidance to Project Applicants during the application process.

This Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA) establishes the funding criteria for the FY 2017 Continuum of Care (CoC) Program. HUD is making available approximately $2 billion in Fiscal Year 2017 for the CoC Program. The CoC Program is designed to promote a community-wide commitment to the goal of ending homelessness; to provide funding for efforts by nonprofit providers, States, and local governments to quickly re-house homeless individuals, families, persons fleeing domestic violence, and youth while minimizing the trauma and dislocation caused by homelessness; to promote access to and effective utilization of mainstream programs by homeless individuals and families; and to optimize self-sufficiency among those experiencing homelessness.

The FY 2017 CoC Program Competition opened on July 14, 2017. The competition will close on Thursday, September 28, 2017 at 8:00 PM EDT.

The Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA) for the Fiscal Year (FY) 2017 Continuum of Care (CoC) Program Competition has been posted to the FY 2017 CoC Program Competition: Funding Availability page on the HUD Exchange.

Those agencies interested in applying as part of Collier County’s CoC application, please review the following timeline:

>8/3/17 Technical assistance to all project applicants 1:00 PM @ United Way of Collier County Conference Room.

>8/17/17 All project applications due into ESNAPS.

>8/22/17 Priority & Ranking Committee receive applications and ranking packet.

>9/5/17 Ranking suggestions and packet return to the Hunger & Homeless Coalition.

>9/7/17 Notification due to all applicants.

>9/8/17 Executive Committee & Priority Ranking Committee recommendations published to website and provided to the CoC General Membership via email.

>9/15/17 Priority Ranking entered into ESNAPS by the 15th of September.

Questions? Please email Bonnie Seargeant, Executive Assistant at: programs@collierhomelesscoalition.org