New ESG Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) Posted
HUD has posted 14 new Emergency Solutions Grants Program Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)!
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The topics covered in these FAQs include:
Using ESG and HUD-VASH together
When do habitability standards apply for Homelessness Prevention and Rapid Re-housing?
Who does the homeless participation requirement apply to?
Requirements for recipient sharing of administrative funds
Procurement of services from for-profit or other organizations
Can states subgrant to local governments that receive a direct allocation of ESG funds?
Keeping records for clients classified as ineligible for ESG assistance
Portion of grant for Street Outreach and Emergency Shelter activities
Applicability of the 30% area median income (AMI) limit
What documentation needs to be kept on file for ESG program participants?
What if a program participant’s income exceeds 30% AMI?
Using ESG outside a recipient’s boundaries
Can ESG funds be used for day shelters?
Do habitability standards apply when using ESG funds to assist a program participant for homelessness prevention to stay in their unit?
Please submit ESG questions to the
HUD HRE Virtual Help Desk
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