Purpose and Background

Use this online form to apply for technical assistance to support your efforts to build or improve your system's capacity to coordinate homeless services and housing. 

Eligible recipients include Continuums of Cares (CoCs) or Counties that administer or receive a direct allocation from either or both of the following programs:

1.   California Emergency Solutions Grant Program
2.   No Place Like Home Program

Steps to Receive Technical Assistance
  1. Complete the online application form. 
  2. Receive a confirmation email that the request was submitted.
  3. Department of Housing and Community (HCD) staff will review the application request. You may be contacted for if staff require more information.
  4. Receive an email specifying whether your request is approved or not approved.
  5. If approved, the HCD consultant will contact you to discuss and provide assistance.
Technical Assistance Timeline

Once you submit a request for technical assistance, a determination typically takes 1-2 weeks, depending on the complexity and breadth of the request. 

If you have any questions, please email HomelessnessTA@hcd.ca.gov.