The Emergency Solutions Grants Program (ESG) focuses on assisting people to quickly regain stability in permanent housing after experiencing a housing crisis and/or homelessness. Grant funds are distributed by formula to metropolitan cities, urban counties, territories and states for street outreach, emergency shelters, homelessness prevention and rapid re-housing assistance.
The ESG program provides funding to: engage homeless individuals and families living on the street, increase the number and quality of emergency shelters for individuals and families experiencing homelessness, rapidly re-housing individuals and families experiencing homelessness, and provide essential services to promote housing stability.
2018 Program Year Funding
|ESG Program Administration (7.5% cap)||$17,500|
|ESG Street Outreach/Shelter Activities (60% cap)||$143,000|
|ESG Rapid Re-Housing||$78,055|
|Total 2018 ESG Allocation||$238,555|