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Homelessness Prevention

Homelessness Prevention activities are designed to prevent an individual or family from moving into an emergency shelter or living in a public or private place not meant for human habitation. Assistance generally consists of short-term and medium-term tenant-based or project-based rental assistance, rental arrears, rental application fees, security deposits, advance payment of last month's rent, utility deposits and payments, and housing stability case management.

Funding Sources

Funded Agencies and Programs:

  • El Concilio
    • Emergency Rental Assistance Program (ERA). These limited time grant funds have been exhausted. Over 5,200 households suffering financial hardship due to the COVID-19 pandemic received more than $35 million in rental support and/or utility assistance.
  • Central Valley Low Income Housing Corporation (CVLIHC)
    • Homelessness Prevention Program (ESG, HHAP 1)
Last Update : 11/16/2023, 4:50:48 PM