FY2021 CoC Program Competition

Each year the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) holds an annual competition to award grant funds to support homeless programming. The Continuum of Care applies for these funds as part of the consolidated application, with the Cuyahoga County Office of Homeless Services being the Collaborative Applicant.

For more information: https://www.hudexchange.info/programs/e-snaps/fy-2021-coc-program-nofa-coc-program-competition/

The steps and decisions made within the competition must all be made publicly available during the competition. You will find our current year competition documents along with those from previous years on this site.

The Process for Applying

On behalf of the Cleveland/Cuyahoga County Continuum of Care, the Cuyahoga County Office of Homeless Services (OHS) the collaborative applicant, invites eligible organizations to submit new or renewal applications for CoC funding to be included in the 2021 Collaborative Application to HUD. The only entities that may submit a renewal application are current HUD CoC grantees that have a grant with an end date in calendar year 2022. Additionally, to be eligible for renewal an existing grantee must enter into a contract with HUD for FY 2020 funding prior to December 31, 2021.

Requests for Applications

 

Programs

Family Homelessness

The Office of Homeless Services works with community partners to ensure that all families in Cuyahoga County have immediate access to safe emergency shelter and permanent housing.

Youth Homelessness

The Office of Homeless Services works with several community partners to ensure that all homeless young people ages 18-24 in Cuyahoga County have access to safe emergency shelter and permanent housing.

Veteran Homelessness

The Office of Homeless Services works with several community partners to ensure that all homeless Veterans in Cuyahoga County have access to safe emergency shelter and permanent housing.

Adult Homelessness

The Office of Homeless Services works with community partners to ensure homeless, single adult men and women, have immediate access to safe emergency shelter and permanent housing.

Continuum of Care

The Continuum of Care works to prevent homelessness, assist people while homeless, and transition people into stable housing.

If You Need Shelter

Emergency shelter for homeless persons in Cuyahoga County.

Housing First

Housing First works to provide permanent supportive housing units to end chronic homelessness in Cuyahoga County.

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