2017 Consolidated Application

The Consolidated Application for the 2017 Continuum of Care Competition is now available for review and comment. The application has two parts: the Continuum of Care Application, which discusses system performance for ending homelessness, and the Priority Listing, which ranks projects for funding. You can also view the materials on the Continuum of Care Competition page.

2017 Final Priority Listing

On September 6, 2017 the Housing First Solano Board met and approved the Priority Listing for project applications recommended by the Review and Rank Panel. To view the approved list, click here.

2017 Application Materials

The application materials for New and Renewal projects in the 2017 Continuum of Care Competition can be accessed on the Continuum of Care Competition page.

Technical Assistance Workshop

A mandatory technical assistance workshop for all new and renewal project applicants will be held on:

Wednesday, July 26 
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Suisun City Council Chambers
701 Civic Center Blvd.
Suisun City, CA 94585.

In this year's competition, Housing First Solano expects to have approximately $70,000 available for new permanent supportive housing, rapid re-housing, and transitional housing/rapid rehousing hybrid projects. 

The TA workshop will outline the competition and provide project application requirements. Failure to attend the TA Workshop may result in your project being excluded from the competition. All projects, including new project applicants who have not received HUD funding the past, are strongly encouraged to attend the workshop and apply for grant funding.

2017 Continuum of Care Competition NOFA Summary Now Available

A summary of the 2017 Continuum of Care Competition NOFA is now available. This document highlights important dates, requirements, and differences from last year's NOFA. 

You can view the summary here.

2017 Continuum of Care Competition is Now Available

On July 14, 2017 HUD released the 2017 Notice of Funding Availability for the Continuum of Care Program. Housing First Solano Staff are working to summarize the NOFA, but in the interim you can view the NOFA and related materials here.

Stay tuned for future announcements regarding the application process.

 December 20, 2016

HUD has released the funding awards for the 2016 Continuum of Care Competition. Solano County received $1,288,063 in funding for permanent supportive housing programs. For a full breakdown of funding, click here. For additional information, visit our Continuum of Care Competition page.

Upcoming Meetings

Housing First Solano works to end homelessness by:

  • Facilitating multi-agency cooperation and coordination
  • Connecting persons experiencing homelessness with housing, job, family, and medical resources
  • Securing funds from the State of California, Department of Housing and Urban Development, and private organizations to end homelessness.

Continuum of Care Competition

What We Do

Member Feedback Survey

Each year, Housing First Solano solicits feedback from the membership on what we can do better, The survey is only a few questions long and takes minutes to complete.

To take this survey, please click here. All responses must be completed by November 30, 2017.

2017 Point-in-Time Count Released

The results of the 2017 Point-in-Time (PIT) count are now available. The PIT Count is an enumeration of persons experiencing homelessness, whether sheltered or unsheltered, on a single night in January. The PIT count is conducted at least biannually in Solano and is a requirement to receive homeless assistance funding from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). The PIT Count uses HUD’s definition of homelessness, which includes persons living in shelters and places not meant for human habitation, but excludes persons who are living doubled up with others due to economic hardship or those living in RV or trailer parks.

For more information, please visit capsolanojpa.org or visit the HIC/PIT Count page by clicking here.

Who We Are

All meetings at Suisun City Council Chambers located at 701 Civic Center Boulevard, Suisun City, CA 94585 unless otherwise noted. For a full meeting calendar, please visit the "Who We Are" page.

HMIS User Group Meeting

November 29, 2017 from 9:00 AM to 10:30 AM

Performance and Evaluation Committee Meeting

November 29, 2017 from 10:30 AM to 12:00 PM

CoC General Membership Meeting

December 13, 2017 from 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM

Fairfield Community Center

Lakeside A

1000 Kentucky Street, Fairfield CA 94533

Housing First Solano is a coalition of service providers in Solano County working together to end homelessness. Housing First Solano members 

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