Homeless Care Council of NW Alabama

"Committed to Ending Homelessness"


The Homeless Care Council of Northwest AL has received notice of funding available from HUD for the Fiscal Year 2021 Continuum of Care Competition. it is strongly suggested that any eligible agency wishing to apply for any of the projects, renewal or new, read the NOFO in it's entirety. You will find the document notification and links to all information concerning the process and timeline in the "GRANT INFO Tab" of our website. 


                                                                              Projects Available for Funding

Please read through the FY 2021 NOFO in its entirety. Due to the passage of the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2021 and the American Rescue Plan 2021, there are new and/or additional opportunities for projects. Also, using the “Housing First” model has returned to this NOFO. You can read more about these changes in the NOFO, Sections I and II. Also, please refer to Section V. Eligibility Information of the NOFO, starting on page 28, for 
Renewal and New Project consideration guidelines.


The Continuum of Care is required to rank all renewal projects, and HUD will consider these rankings when making renewal awards. Renewals will be judged based on past performance. In the FY 2021 CoC Program Competition. In addition to requests for renewal projects and CoC planning, CoCs may submit requests for new projects through the process of expansion of an existing project, reallocation of existing projects or a CoC bonus.  The types of projects that are permitted in this grant award are defined in the NOFO.  Further clarification about what those projects represent are detailed in the attached 24 CFR 578 Regulations. Carefully read the NOFO released by HUD (General and Program sections). In addition, be familiar with the 24 CFR Regulations for CoC Competition Funding.





Our mission at HCCNWA is to equip and empower the community to end homelessness through advocacy, education, and coordination of services.



The vision of the HCCNWAL is to be the leader in our community's effort to plan, coordinate, and develop resources with the goal of ending homelessness. 


The HCCNWAL is currently seeking new members. Please see the "Membership" tab for more info. 


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