Notice of Funding Availability- Homelessness Solutions Program(HSP)



Notice of Funding Availability: The Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development, administers the Homelessness Solutions Program (HSP). This program provides funding to the Southern Maryland Continuum of Care serving Charles, Calvert and St. Mary’s Counties to address homelessness. Eligible activities for this funding include Emergency Shelter, Housing Stabilization Services, Outreach and HMIS.

Nonprofit housing providers in Southern Maryland may apply for this grant funding through the Calvert-Charles-St. Mary's Continuum of Care (CoC).


All NEW projects/providers wanting to apply for this funding must submit “Letters of Intent to Apply” to the Southern Maryland Continuum of Care by April 2nd.


NEW provider applicants are strongly encouraged to read all the materials on the HSP, which can be found at:


For questions about the Homelessness Solutions Program, the application, or the application process, please contact Jackie Green, Chief Financial Officer, Three Oaks Center, at 301-863-7361 or


Case Management Position Available

Case Manager Position Available

Full-time case manager position available. Candidates must possess a bachelor's degree or have a minimum of 3 years' experience in the human services field. Position includes advocacy, linkage to resources in the community, assistance with housing and financial stability and life skills development for individuals and families experiencing homelessness.

Candidate must have strong computer skills, a valid driver's license and vehicle as the position requires field work.

To be considered for this position, please provide a resume by email to or by mail to Three Oaks Center, P.O. Box 776, Lexington Park, MD 20653.

HUD Renewal Announcement

HUD Announced Nearly $2 Billion for FY 2018 CoC Renewal Projects

On January 26, 2019 HUD announced nearly $2 billion to renew more than 5,800 local homeless housing and service programs across the U.S. and its territories. These Continuum of Care (CoC) grants will help end homelessness and provide critically needed support to local programs on the front lines of serving individuals and families experiencing homelessness. The announcement includes FY 2018 awards for all renewal projects and projects that applied for transition grants. Awards for new projects, including projects being awarded with Domestic Violence Bonus (DV Bonus) funding, will be announced at a later date.

View a list of the renewal and transition grant awards by CoC.

This announcement includes awards for the following types of projects in both Tier 1 and Tier 2:

  • One-year renewals for expiring grants, including those for CoCs designated as a Unified Funding Agency;

  • Renewals where the applicant applied to consolidate several renewal grants; and

  • Projects where the applicant applied for a transition grant.

The announcement does not include awards for the following types of projects:

  • New projects created through Bonus, DV Bonus, or Reallocation, including those for CoCs designated as a Unified Funding Agency;

  • CoC Planning and Unified Funding Agency Costs projects; and

  • New grants that expand existing projects (expansion grants).

HUD will announce awards for the above noted new projects at a later date.

Award letters for renewal and transition grants are being emailed to the email addresses we have on file. If an identified awardee does not receive an award letter in the next few days, please contact HUD's Ask A Question (AAQ) portal.

If you wish to appeal this decision, you will have 45 days beginning when HUD makes the final award announcement. This final award announcement will be made at a later date, and HUD will send an announcement over the listserv to indicate that a final award announcement has been made and indicating the deadline for appeals. See Section X of the FY 2018 NOFA for more details.

For questions relating to this announcement, a recipient or Collaborative Applicant should send a message through HUD’s AAQ portal.

We deeply appreciate your work to end homelessness.

Office of Special Needs Assistance Programs

Notice of Funding Availability


Notice of Funding Availability: The US Department of Housing and Urban Development has published the 2018 Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA) for the Continuum of Care Program Competition. Nonprofit housing providers in Southern Maryland may apply for grant funding through the Calvert-Charles-St. Mary's Continuum of Care (CoC). Applications must be submitted no later than 5:00 PM, Friday, August 17, 2018.

Applications are being requested from existing providers to renew or reallocate currently funded projects.

Applications are also being requested for new projects that meet the specific criteria listed in the 2018 NOFA. Existing as well as new provider agencies may apply for new project funding. Funding available for new projects is estimated to be $165,025. Please review the NOFA for more detailed information on eligibility and criteria for funding.

A webinar on the 2018 NOFA will be held on Friday July 20, 10:00 am. You can participate in the webinar by logging on at
Meeting ID: 436 786 153

Organizations considering applying for a new project are strongly encouraged to attend the webinar.

For more information, contact Jackie Ogg, the Calvert-Charles-St. Mary’s Continuum of Care Lead Applicant consultant at 301-537-5627.

The complete Notice of Funding Availability and all related resources for this competition can be accessed at HUD's Homelessness Resource Page here or by logging onto: