Past Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA)

The following NOFA are now closed. They are posted here for reference only. To view any currently active NOFA, please click HERE


*** Overnight Parking for Persons Experiencing Homelessness ***

The County of Santa Barbara, as part of the FY 2019-20 Work Plan to Address Homelessness, seeks to expand overnight parking for persons living in their vehicles.

This Notice of Funding Availability seeks to identify an experienced provider(s) to add 80 overnight parking spots across the county.


The Federal Department of Housing and Urban Development released the Fiscal Year 2019 Continuum of Care Program Competition NOFA on July 3rd, 2019. The NOFA, and additional information regarding the competition, is available on the HUD Exchange website HERE. Please contact HCD staff with any questions. 

Available Funding: $2,042,498 in funding through the CoC Program for housing and services for persons experiencing homelessness, including $172,044 in Domestic Violence Bonus funding.

The Santa Maria/Santa Barbara Continuum of Care (CoC) issues this Public Solicitation for new Project Applications. We encourage new agencies that do not currently receive CoC Program Funds, as well as current recipients, to consider applying for a new permanent supportive housing project, a new rapid re-housing project, and/or a new transitional housing/rapid rehousing hybrid project. For more information, please find a Full Summary of the FY 2019 CoC Program Competition NOFA here, including all eligible funding types and additional federal competition details.

A mandatory Technical Assistance Workshop for all interested applicants will be held on:
Friday, July 19, 2019 10:00 AM – 12:30 PM
Buellton Recreation Center
301 2nd Street, Buellton

Local Process Handbook for the HUD CoC Program Competition

CoC NOFA Technical Assistance Handbook 

"New and Renewal eSNAPs Project Applications and All Attachments Will Be Due August 13, 2019 by 12:00 pm."
All are welcome. This workshop will outline the local competition and project application requirements. If you are able, please RSVP to by Wednesday, July 17 and let us know how many of your staff will be attending the workshop.

This Public Solicitation will be posted in virtual locations and distributed, including the following:

  • Santa Maria/Santa Barbara Continuum of Care Website
  • Santa Barbara County Website
  • Jurisdictional Websites
  • Continuum of Care Listserv
  • Partner Listservs
  • Via CoC Board Meeting and Partner Meetings

If you have a specialized need and would like to receive this information in another format,
please contact the Collaborative Applicant at or 805-560-1090.
Please forward this Public Solicitation to any interesting parties, listservs, and post on public bulletin boards.
Inquiries about this process may be directed HomeBase at

*** For Reference Only ***

Past NOFA previously posted