The 2014 Continuum of Care submission was significantly truncated from its usual format.

The submitted Project Priorities section is here:
The full 2013-14 application, submitted in January 2014, is here:

New Project Selections for the 2014 submission:

Bonus Project: Sonoma County Community Development Commission/So. Co. Housing Authority in partnership with the new County-funded Homeless Outreach Team provider (as yet to be selected)

Tier 2 project: Social Advocates for Youth, sponsor-based rental assistance for chronically homeless transition-aged youth.

The full report and scoring reports are here:


The Continuum of Care Notice of Funding Availability for FY2014 Funds was released on September 16th.

You may view it here.

Sonoma County homeless services providers are eligible for approximately $3.1 million through this competition. Renewal applicants may access their Project applications at this time. The Request for Proposals below discusses new permanent supportive housing projects to be created with bonus and reallocated funds. A local detailed timeline appears at the bottom of this page.

Local Request for Proposals

This document lays out the process, submissions, and timeline for the local 2014 Continuum of Care application process. Please review it thoroughly.


MS Word versions of the Letter of Intent for New Projects, and the required Renewal/Reallocation Questionnaire are here:

These submissions are due Wednesday, October 1, 4:30 pm at the Sonoma County Community Development Commission, 1440 Guerneville Road, Santa Rosa 95403. Scanned and emailed versions are preferred; send these to jenny.abramson@sonoma-county.org.

Full applications for both New and Renewal Projects will be made in e-Snaps, HUD's electronic application system. You may access e-Snaps here.


Sonoma County CoC's Policy for making cuts:


The RFP references this procedural document, submitted to HUD early in 2014.

Date
Action
16-Sept
NOFA for FY 2014 Funds Released
23-Sept
Local Request for Proposals issued, including new Permanent Supportive Housing projects and mandatory Letter or Intent and Renewal/Reallocation forms.
29-Sept
MANDATORY Bidder’s Conference for NEW Projects
2:00-3:30pm, at Sonoma County Community Development Commission, 1440 Guerneville Road, Santa Rosa
Technical Assistance Session for Applicants: Introduction to e-Snaps
3:30-5:00 pm, at Sonoma County Community Development Commission, 1440 Guerneville Road, Santa Rosa
This is a collaborative application. Those with e-snaps experience are expected to assist newer applicants. New applicants should obtain a DUNS number and CCR registration prior to the session if possible.
1-Oct
MANDATORY SUBMISSIONS:
  • Renewal/Reallocation Questionnaires
  • Letters of Intent for New Projects
Deadline: 4:30 pm at the Sonoma County Community Development Commission, 1440 Guerneville Road, Santa Rosa
ATTN: Continuum of Care, c/o Valerie Johnson
6-Oct
Rating & Ranking of New Project Letters of Intent
7-Oct
CoC Board makes new project selection(s)
8-Oct
Technical Assistance Session for all Applicants:
Project Applications in e-snaps
3:00-5:00 pm at Catholic Charities Education Center, 987 Airway Court, Santa Rosa
15-Oct
New and Renewal Project Application(s) Due in e-Snaps, 11:59 pm
17-Oct
Publication of new permanent supportive housing selections and Priority Listings (earlier if possible) on the CoC wiki at: http://sonoma-county-continuum-of-care.wikispaces.com/2014+Continuum+of+Care+Competition
16-Oct thru 28-Oct
Technical review/corrections, priority ranking & Consolidated Plan certifications
29-Oct
Final submission (deadline October 30th)