Material to support advocacy for CARES Act rental assistance
General Information on CARES Act programs
- HUD CPD CARES Act grants to Mass. HUD Exchange Grants to Mass.
- All CARES Allocations https://www.hud.gov/program_
- HUD Exchange cover page for grantees - COVID-19 https://www.hud.gov/
- NLIHC Fact Sheets on all CARES Act programs - https://nlihc.org/
- Summary of CARES Act Funds https://www.gfoa.org/
- NLIHC FAQs https://nlihc.org/
- NLIHC 2020 Advocates Guide - good descriptions of each program (pre-CARES Act waivers) https://nlihc.org/
- Immigration and CARES programs, https://www.nhlp.
org/wp-content/uploads/FAQs- Eligibility-for-Assistance- Based-on-Immigration-Status. pdf and https://www.nhlp.org/wp- content/uploads/Immigration- Restrictions_Other-Programs.
Programs That Can Provide Rental Assistance
- HUD - Designing & Implementing HOME TBRA Designing & Implementing HOME TBRA
- HOME allocations to Mass. HUD Exchange HOME allocations
- HUD HOME Guidance https://www.
hudexchange.info/programs/ home/covid-19/#guidance-and- resources
- Description of TBRA waivers https://www.ncsha.org/
resource/hud-covid-19- guidance-providing-home- program-tbra-waivers/
- HUD ESG page https://www.hudexchange.info/p
- June 9 2nd round ESG - https://www.hud.gov/sites/
dfiles/CPD/documents/ESG_ CARES_Act_Round_2_Allocation_ Methodology_rev.pdf
- ESG slides (attached)
- HUD ESG 2 rounds of waivers https://nlihc.org/
resource/hud-cpd-provides- covid-19-waivers-coc-esg-and- hopwa-programs andhttps://nlihc.org/resource/ hud-cpd-issues-second-round- waivers-esg-coc-and-hopwa
- Sample ESG award letter
CDBG and CDBG-CV
- NLIHC page https://nlihc.org/sites/
- HUD CDBG page https://www.hudexchange.
- CARES Act CDBG flexibilities https://files.hudexchange.
info/resources/documents/ CARES-Act-Flexibilities-CDBG- Funds-Used-Support- Coronavirus-Response.pdf https://files.hudexchange. info/resources/documents/ CARES-Act-Flexibilities-CDBG- Funds-Used-Support- Coronavirus-Response.pdf
- Letter on Lynn CDBG & ESG from Lynn United for Change & Lynn Healthcare Task Force (attached)
Coronavirus Relief Fund
- NLIHC https://nlihc.org/sites/
- First distribution of Mass. CRF https://www.masslive.com/
coronavirus/2020/05/massachuse tts-to-distribute-502m-in- coronavirus-stimulus-funds-to- towns-and-cities.html
Weekly calls on local rental assistance advocacy
- NLIHC state/local implementation working group 3 pm Wednesdays https://nlihc.org/covid-19-
- NHLP weekly Emergency Rental Assistance Working Group s Thursdays 1pm. If you are not an HJN member you can sign up at https://www.nhlp.org/
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