Past Programs and Services - HEAP, CESH

Past Programs and Services      




The Homeless Coordinating and Financing Council (HCFC) is responsible for administering the Homeless Emergency Aid Program (HEAP), a one-time $500 million block grant program created in 2018. HEAP was established to provide direct assistance to California’s homeless Continuums of Care (CoCs) and large cities to address the homelessness crisis throughout the state.

2018 HEAP & CESH Funding Information:

Updated HEAP & CESH Award

HEAP & CESH Final Award 3-4-2019

DPARC 564 HASP - Meeting Notification (Special BOG 3-4-2019)

HASP Ranking by Project & Score

HEAP & CESH Funding Decision Summary


HEAP & CESH Program Resources

CESH II Pre-Bidder's Conference- Video

HEAP & CESH Start-Up Training PowerPoint

DPSS Housing & Support Programs Administrative Handbook

HMIS Data Standards Manual Interactive Tool - HUD Exchange

Administrative Handbook - HEAP & CESH (rev.3/18/2021)