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CoC FY2016 NOFA Instructions and Concept Paper Available

July 15, 2016

HUD recently released the Continuum of Care (COC) FY2016 Notice of Funding Availability.   The FY 16 CoC competition is open to renewal and new projects which are scored competitively.  The highest scoring applications will be included in the Cape and Islands Consolidated CoC Application submitted to HUD by September 14, 2016.  CoC Competition resources are available at

Below is an outline this year’s application process and submission of a concept paper for new projects. Concept papers for new projects must be submitted to by August 1, 2016.

FY 16 CoC NOFA Application Process and Timelines Revision 2 July 14, 2016 pdf icon
FY 16 Concept Paper_ New Projects

The Cape and Islands Regional Network on Homelessness is a broad-based public-private partnership committed to identifying and implementing creative solutions to preventing and ending homelessness on Cape Cod, Martha’s Vineyard, and Nantucket. The Regional Network is the entity organized to carry out the responsibilities required by the HUD CoC Program and is composed of representatives of organizations, including nonprofit homeless providers, victim service providers, faith-based organizations, governments, businesses, advocates, public housing agencies, school districts, social service providers, mental health agencies, hospitals, universities, affordable housing developers, law enforcement, organizations that serve homeless and formerly homeless veterans, and homeless and formerly homeless persons to the extent these groups are represented within the geographic area and are available to participate.