Grant: $1,121,523 - Department of Housing and Urban Development - Jul. 16, 2009
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Award Description: The HUD Homeless Prevention and Rapid Re-housing Program grant funds will be used to provide eligible financial assistance, housing relocation/stabilization and case management services to persons who are at risk of becoming homeless and those who have recently become homeless in order to rapidly re-house these persons.
Project Description: The City of Savannah will use HPRP funds to provide eligible financial assistance, housing relocation/stabilization and case management services to persons who are at risk of becoming homeless and those who have recently become homeless. Financial assistance will include short-term rental assistance, medium-term rental assistance, medium-term rental assistance, security deposits, utility deposits, utility payments, moving cost assistance, and motel or hotel vouchers. Housing relocation and stabilization services will include the following activities: case management, outreach, housing search and placement, legal services, and credit repair. Data collection and evaluation costs will include those costs associated with operating the homeless management information systems for purposes of collecting unduplicated counts of homeless persons and analyzing patterns of use of HPRP funds.
Jobs Summary: The City of Savannah's subgrantee will employ two (2) case managers who will be responsible for conducting intake and needs assessments for the development of a self-sufficiency plan with HPRP clients, arrange, coordinate, monitor, and deliver services related to meeting the housing needs of program participants, and maintain demographic and statistical documentation of those served in the Homeless Management Information System (HMIS). (Total jobs reported: 2)
Project Status: Less Than 50% Completed
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