Funding Opportunities information

The Continuum of Care (CoC) Program provides grants for local collaborative groups that assist individuals and families who are homeless or at risk of becoming homeless by providing supportive care services as they move through barriers contributing to homelessness or housing insecurities. 

Projects must designate a collaborative applicant and successfully complete a collaborative registration process to be eligible to apply for funding. The registration process allows for:

  • Confirmation of geographic service area

  • HUD's preliminary appropriation of need to geographic areas

  • Request for Unified Funding Agency designation
     

Request for High Performing Community designation
Confirmation of an intent to submit a proposal. 


Eligibility
Eligible project applicants include:

  • Nonprofit organizations

  • States

  • Local governments

  • Instrumentalities of state and local governments

  • Public housing agencies

Eligible projects include:

  • The Housing First Model

  • Equity for underserved communities


Individual CoC program funding amounts are based upon HUD priorities, locally determined priorities, and overall demand for funds.