Housing

VA – Grant Per Diem (2020)

This program promotes the development and provision of supportive housing and/or supportive services with the goal of helping homeless veterans achieve residential stability, increase their skill levels and/or income, and obtain greater self-determination. Recipients must design supportive services, which can include legal assistance.

HUD – Fair Housing Enforcement (2020)

Under the Private Enforcement Initiative (PEI), non-profits are funded to investigate violations and obtain enforcements of rights under the Fair Housing Act or state and local laws, which often includes legal counseling and representation. Education about rights, investigating, and obtaining enforcement of rights are inherently legal in nature. This is the FY19 solicitation.

HUD – Fair Housing Education and Outreach (2020)

Under the Education and Outreach Initiative (EOI), legal aid organizations can develop educational advertising campaigns, develop and distribute materials, and conduct workshops, conferences, seminars, etc. to inform the public about their rights and responsibilities as it relates to the Fair Housing Act. Education about rights, investigating, and obtaining enforcement of rights are inherently legal in nature. This is the FY19 solicitation.

DOJ – Housing Assistance for Victims of Human Trafficking (2020)

The program supports: (1) transitional housing; (2) short-term housing assistance, including rental or utilities payment assistance and assistance with related expenses. Projects must also include support services (legal aid is eligible) designed to enable victims of human trafficking and any dependents to locate and secure permanent housing and find employment. There is express language for legal aid.

HUD – Choice Neighborhoods Implementation (2019)

Applications Due: November 4, 2019 at 11:59 p.m. ET This program helps transform neighborhoods by redeveloping severely distressed public and/or HUD-assisted housing. Successful applicants have a comprehensive neighborhood revitalization strategy, which includes working with public and private agencies, organizations, and… Read More ›

HUD – Continuum of Care Program (2019)

Applications Due: September 30, 2019 at 8:00 p.m., Eastern Time Description The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), Office of Community Planning and Development will make approximately $2.3 billion, including up to $50 million available for Domestic Violence… Read More ›

DOL – Re-Entry Projects (RP-3) (2019)

Applications Due: April 25, 2019, 4:00 p.m. Eastern Time Description: The Employment and Training Administration (ETA), U.S. Department of Labor (DOL, the Department, or we), announces the availability of approximately $82.5 million in grant funds authorized by the Consolidated Appropriations Act,… Read More ›