The FY2013 appropriation for the CoC Program will not be enough to provide funds for all existing renewals and those renewing for the first time in 2013.
NJ received $1,379,024 in grants for 18 projects in nine CoC’s. This brings the total renewal award amount to $25,522,943.
The National Alliance to End Homelessness (the Alliance) has published a federal policy brief, entitled “Recommendations for Effective Implementation of the HEARTH Act Continuum of Care Regulations.”
The amount of funding for the FY13 NOFA, is $1.931 billion –a $30 million increase. This could result in about 4-8% cuts to Continuum of Care (CoC) renewals in the next NOFA.
The Home for all New Jerseyans: A Plan to Create Housing for Residents with Special Needs and to End Homelessness remains the blueprint for both the short-term and long-term solution.