NC Emergency Solutions Grant

MARCH 30 2021.....Public Comments Requested for NC 2025 Con Plan, 2021 AAP, AI and 2020 NC CAPER

Currently, the State of North Carolina is seeking comments on the following documents:

These documents pertain to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) funding received by the State of North Carolina for the following programs:

  • Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) including CDBG Coronavirus (CDBG-CV);
  • Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG) including ESG Coronavirus (ESG-CV);
  • HOME Investment Partnership (HOME);
  • National Housing Trust Fund (HTF); and
  • Housing Opportunities for Persons with AIDS (HOPWA) including HOPWA Coronavirus (HOPWA-CV).

The comment period for each document is open from March 29,2021 through April 29,2021. Written comments will be accepted until 11:59 p.m., April 29,2021 and may be made via email to valerie.moore@nccommerce.com, by fax to (919) 715-0096, or postal mailed to Valerie D. Moore, Attn: Public Comment, Rural Economic Development Division, NC Commerce, 4346 Mail Service Center, Raleigh, NC 27699-4346. All mailed comments must be postmarked no later than April 29, 2021.

Important Announcement: Applications for the ESG-CV funding can be found here.

Purpose

The State of North Carolina receives an annual Emergency Solutions Grant Program (ESG) grant award from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. The State subsequently allocates its ESG funds to qualified local governments and non-profit organizations which provide assistance, shelter or services to homeless or at risk of being homeless individuals or families.
If you are an individual or family in need of housing assistance please call NC United Way by calling 2-1-1 or visit the website NC211.

To meet national housing objectives, NC Emergency Solutions Grant Program will consist of following ESG program components:

  • Street Outreach Services
  • Emergency Shelter
  • Homelessness Prevention Services
  • Rapid Rehousing Services
  • Data Collection: NC HMIS

Program Authorization and Administration

The ESG program is authorized by the Stewart B. McKinney Homeless Assistance Act of 1987, Title IV, as amended (U.S. Code: 42 USC 11371 et seq.) Regulations: Code of Federal Regulations at 24 CFR Part 576. The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development makes grants to States and units of general local government for eligible program activities. The North Carolina State ESG program is administered by the Department of Health and Human Services, Division of Aging and Adult Services.

Grantee Information

Contact Us

If you have any questions or comments regarding the Emergency Solutions Grant program please direct them to:
 
Chris Battle
Homeless Programs Coordinator
Division of Aging and Adult Services
North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services
919-855-4984
chris.battle@dhhs.nc.gov

 

Lisa Worth
ESG Homeless Programs Coordinator
Division of Aging and Adult Services
North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services
919-855-4993 office
lisa.worth@dhhs.nc.gov

Alissa Pritchett
ESG Homeless Programs Coordinator
Division of Aging and Adult Services
North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services
919-855-4991 office
alissa.pritchett@dhhs.nc.gov