On Dec. 1, 2011, the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) announced the availability of $100 million for supportive services grants under the Supportive Services for Veteran Families (SSVF) Program.
The new Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG) expands eligible activities to include homelessness prevention rapid re-housing assistance and may be used to pay the costs of contributing data to the HMIS.
The new Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG) regulations authorizes the HUD to make grants to States, units of general purpose local government for homelessness prevention and rapid re-housing assistance.
The new Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG) regulations released by HUD on November 15, 2011, will have a dramatic impact on the Consolidated Plans of all entitlements communities in NJ.
The new ESG regulations replace the old Emergency Shelter Grant Program and provides more flexible funding to focus on prevention and rapid re-housing activities.
In the report accompanying the FY 2012 legislation Congress just passed, it very clearly indicates that Congress wants HEARTH implementation to advance as far as possible this year.
On November 15, 2011 the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development released the final rule on the definition of homelessness. The final rule provides detailed explanations for the new categories under which households can qualify as homeless.
On November 15, 2011, the US Department of Housing and Urban Development released the interim rules for the new Emergency Solutions Grant Program.
Blank-Fest NJ VI, presented by Rich Kubicz, will be held at The Cup in Linden on Sunday December 11th from Noon until 10PM.
Blank-Fest NJ VI will be held there on Sunday December 11th from Noon until 10PM.