HUD Announces 2017 CoC Awards

January 11, 2018

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development released the awards for the 2017 CoC Program Competition. Kern County (CA-604- Bakersfield/Kern County) will receive over $5.5million to fund homeless services in our communities. Please see link below for more information.

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County 2017/2018 ESG NOFA

December 7, 2017

County ESG FY 2017_2018 NOFA and Application Final (002).pdf

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2017 CoC Application & Priority Listing

September 24, 2017

2017 CoC Consolidated Application and Priority Listing available for review.

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CoC 2017 Ranking

July 14, 2017

2017 CoC Ranking

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2017 Homeless Point in Time Count

March 28, 2017

The January 25-26, 2017, Kern County Homeless Collaborative (KCHC) Point in Time (PIT) Count Committee reports that 810 people are known to be experiencing homelessness—sleeping outside, in emergency shelters or in transitional housing. A 47% decrease was reflected in Count since the first Kern Count in 2007 [2007-1,537]; and 24% reduction (257 people) since January 2016. [2016-1,067]

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