Federal Programs from Office Of Community Planning And Development

The Office of Community Planning and Development seeks to develop viable communities by promoting integrated approaches that provide decent housing, a suitable living environment, and expand economic opportunities for low and moderate income persons.

The primary means towards this end is the development of partnerships among all levels of government and the private sector, including for-profit and non-profit organizations.
Community Development Block Grants/Entitlement Grants
Office Of Community Planning And Development
To develop viable urban communities, by providing decent housing and a suitable living environment, and by expanding economic opportunities, principally for persons of low and moderate income....more

Community Development Block Grants/Special Purpose Grants/Insular Areas
Office Of Community Planning And Development
To provide community development assistance to the Pacific Islands of American Samoa, Guam, the Northern Mariana Islands, and the Virgin Islands in the Caribbean....more

Community Development Block Grants/Technical Assistance Program
Office Of Community Planning And Development
To help States, units of general local government, Indian tribes and area-wide planning organizations to plan, develop and administer local Community Development Block Grant programs....more

Emergency Shelter Grants Program
Office Of Community Planning And Development
To help improve the quality of emergency shelters and transitional housing for the homeless, to make available additional shelters, to meet the costs of operating shelters, to provide essential social...more

Supportive Housing Program
Office Of Community Planning And Development
The Supportive Housing Program is designed to promote the development of supportive housing and supportive services to assist homeless persons in the transition from homelessness and to enable them to...more

Shelter Plus Care
Office Of Community Planning And Development
The Shelter Plus Care Program provides rental assistance, in connection with supportive services funded from sources other than this program, to homeless persons with disabilities (primarily persons w...more



HOME Investment Partnerships Program
Office Of Community Planning And Development
(1) To expand the supply of affordable housing, particularly rental housing, for low and very low income Americans; (2) to strengthen the abilities of State and local governments to design and impleme...more

Housing Opportunities for Persons with AIDS
Office Of Community Planning And Development
To provide States and localities with the resources and incentives to devise long-term comprehensive strategies for meeting the housing needs of persons with AIDS or related diseases and their familie...more

Empowerment Zones Program
Office Of Community Planning And Development
The purpose of this program is to establish Renewal Communities (RCs) and Empowerment Zones (EZs) in certain distressed urban and rural areas, to reduce poverty and to stimulate business growth, job c...more

Community Development Block Grants/Brownfields Economic Development Initiative
Office Of Community Planning And Development
To return Brownfield's to productive economic use by assisting units of general local government in carrying out economic development projects on contaminated land or buildings. BEDI grants are design...more



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