Emergency Solutions Grant

The purpose of the Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG) program is to assist individuals and families quickly regain stability in permanent housing after experiencing a housing crisis or homelessness.

ESG funds are available for five program components: street outreach, emergency shelter, homelessness prevention, rapid re-housing assistance, and data collection through the Homeless Management Information System or HMIS.  Recipients also receive administration funds with a statutory cap of 7.5 percent.   Local government recipients may carry out all ESG activities directly, whereas state recipients may only carry out activities related to administrative costs and HMIS. More...

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Broward County Homeless Continuum of Care (CoC) Funding Priorities for FY 2013-2014. Overview by Funding Source - Excerpt for HUD ESG. More...