The Massachusetts Department of Housing and Community Development (DHCD) has announced the availability of an additional $22M in special Emergency Solutions Grant COVID-19 (ESG-CV) Round Two funding to provide medium-term measures to address homelessness. DHCD is utilizing this NOFA to:
- Temporarily provide funding to help individual shelters restore some of their pre-COVID-19 pandemic shelter capacity in new settings to allow for appropriate social/physical distancing
- Provide flexible rapid rehousing funding to exit individuals from temporary and permanent shelter locations into stable housing.
DHCD will host a virtual bidders conference on July 8, 2020 at 11 a.m. To register please click here.