Welcome to the Community & Human Services Division online. Collier County has a long history of providing services to citizens that meet family's basic needs, both health and social, when there is no other resource available to families. The Community & Human Services Division provides comprehensive services such as prescription reimbursement to those in need in addition to managing affordable housing opportunities in the community. We "stretch" the service dollar to provide the most needed services to seniors and indigent including at home care.
Announcing FY 2019-2020 SHIP and HUD Entitlement Application Cycle
The Collier County Community and Human Services Department (CHS) announces the opening of the FY 2019-2020 grant application cycle. During FY 2019-2020, Collier County is scheduled to receive federal funds from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funds, HOME Investment Partnership Program (HOME) funds and Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG) funds. In addition, Collier County will receive and annual allocation of State Housing Initiative Partnership (SHIP) funds.
The application period for State and Federal grants will begin on Friday, January 4, 2019 and will continue until 12:00 noon on Monday, February 11, 2019. Please read further information and details on the attached page.
The FY 2019-2020 HUD Entitlement & SHIP Grant Applications and Action Plan Timeline is as listed:
|January 4, 2019||Release Application Online|
|January 9, 2019||Public Meeting & T/A 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm Golden Gate Community Center|
|January 23-25, 2019||1:1 Required T/A meetings (3 days)|
|February 11, 2019||Application Deadline at 12:00 noon|
|February 15, 2019||Applications delivered to review committee|
|March 1, 2019||Review Ranking Committee Interviews & Scoring of Applications|
|March 8, 2019||Final projects/activities list approved|
|March 13-22, 2019||Conditional Approval letters sent to applicants/subrecipients|
|March 25-April 12, 2019||Grant Coordinators & subrecipients finalize scope of services, beneficiaries, etc.|
|May 3, 2019||Subrecipient Agreements finalized and submitted to CAO|
|May 30, 2019||Upload Subrecipient Agreements in Minute Traq for 6/25 BCC meeting|
|June 25, 2019||BCC Approval of FY 2019-2020 Action Plan & Projects/Activities|
Collier County ESG and SHIP Application - How to Access and Apply in ZoomGrants
Apartment Availability Information
Look here to view the Collier County Apartment Rental Availability Listing for November, 2018
CUSTOMER SATISFACTION SURVEYS
In order for us to service you better, we ask that you fill out a survey so that we can find out how we're doing. Please click on one of the links below and help us make your experience with the Community and Human Services Division better!
Bone Builders Survey http://bit.ly/Bone_Builders_Survey
Home Delivered Meals http://bit.ly/Home_Delivered_Meals_Survey
RSVP (Retired Seniors Volunteer Program) http://bit.ly/RSVP_Volunteer_Survey
Senior Citizens Nutrition & Activity Program http://bit.ly/Senior_Citizens_Nutrition_Activity_Program_Survey
Senior Services http://bit.ly/Senior_Services_Survey
Social Services http://bit.ly/Social_Services_Survey
SHIP ANNUAL REPORTS
Click here to see the SHIP Annual Report 2013-14
Click here to see the SHIP Annual Report 2014-15
Click here to see the SHIP Annual Report 2015-16
EMERGENCY SOLUTIONS GRANT RENTAL/UTILITY PROGRAM
Effective January 1, 2017 the Emergency Solutions Grant has run out of funds. We will NOT be accepting any applications until further notice. We do not expect any new funding until October, 2020.
HUD ANNUAL ACTION PLANS