HUD Announces New Initiative for Unsheltered and Rural Homelessness Funding Opportunity

Date: August 1, 2022

July 1, 2022), the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) announced it has released a first-of-its-kind package of resources to address unsheltered homelessness and homeless encampments, including funds set aside specifically to address homelessness in rural communities. The $365 million package includes grant funds along with additional vouchers that will enhance communities’ capacity to effectively address unsheltered homelessness by connecting individuals and families to housing, health care, and supportive services. Eligible HRSA recipients and community based organizations are encouraged to apply. Applications are due on October 20, 2022, at 8:00 PM ET. Link to grant is here.

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