Homeless Emergency Aid Program

On June 27, 2018, California created the Homeless Emergency Aid Program,which will provide $500 million to communities to address homelessness. Of this total, 5% ($25 million) will be dedicated to addressing homelessness among youth. To ensure this historic investment results in a meaningful increase in services for homeless youth, please take a moment to learn about Homeless Emergency Aid Program and contact your local Continuum of Care to discuss how it will meet the 5% homeless youth requirement.

  • Fact Sheet

    Information about the Homeless Emergency Aid Program

  • FAQ

    Frequently Asked Questions about the 5% Set Aside for Homeless Youth

  • Funding

    Available Funding for Homeless Youth by Continuum of Care

Important Dates about the Homeless Emergency Aid Program

  • Late Summer 2018

    Informational Web Seminar

  • Late Summer 2018

    Review of Notice of Funding Availability- Released

  • December 31, 2018

    First Round Application Deadline

  • January 31, 2019

    First Round Award Notification

  • April 30, 2019

    Second Round Application Deadline

  • May 31, 2019

    Second Round Awards Notification