Emergency Solutions Grants Program
Notices of Funding Availability

Register to attend a webinar

The California Department of Housing and Community Development (HCD) is pleased to announce the release of the Continuum of Care and Balance of State  2020 Notices of Funding Availability (NOFAs) for the Emergency Solutions Grants (ESG) program totaling approximately $11 million  dollars.

Register to attend a NOFA webinar
Webinars will be recorded and available online
Continuum of Care
March 3, 2020
10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Balance of State
March 5, 2020
2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Applications are due   May 28, 2020

The ESG program provides funding to local governments and providers to
  • Engage individuals and families experiencing homelessness
  • Improve the quality of emergency shelters for individuals and families experiencing homelessness by helping to operate these shelters and providing essential services to shelter residents
  • Rapidly rehouse individuals and families experiencing homelessness
  • Prevent families and individuals from becoming homeless
Fo r more information, visit our ESG webpage

Questions? Email  ESG@hcd.ca.gov.

Technical Assistance Is Available
HCD is offering complimentary technical assistance  on a first come, first serve basis  to California counties and Continuums of Care to help address homelessness. Learn more on HCD's  Technical Assistance webpage .