U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)

Assisted Living Conversion Program (ALCP) for Eligible Multifamily Housing Projects – Grants for the conversion of multifamily homes to assisted living for elderly persons.

Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program – Funds for the prevention or elimination of slums or blight and to provide services, create jobs and business opportunities for residents of predominantly low-and moderate-income neighborhoods.

Community Development Financial Institutions (CDFI) ProgramSpecialized financial institutions to work in market niches that have been inadequately served by traditional financial institutions.

Community Economic Development Program – Funding to support projects that provide employment and ownership opportunities for low-income people.

Community Food and Nutrition ProgramFor improving the overall health and nutritional well-being of individuals through improved preventive health care and promotion of personal responsibility.

Continuum of Care Homeless Assistance Programs – Funds to assist homeless persons to move to self-sufficiency and permanent housing.

Fair Housing Initiatives Program (FHIP) Program – Funding for fair housing activities.

Healthy Homes Demonstration Program – Funds to develop, demonstrate and promote cost-effective, preventive measures to correct multiple safety and health hazards in the home environment that produce serious diseases and injuries in children.

Housing Counseling ProgramSupports the delivery of housing counseling services to homebuyers, homeowners, low-to moderate-income renters and the homeless.

HUD Homes For Sale – Purchase properties at discounted prices for use in local housing or homeless programs.

Individual Development Accounts (Assets for Independence Demonstration Program) – Matched savings program for working individuals and families.

Job Opportunities for Low-Income Individuals (JOLI) – To demonstrate and evaluate ways of creating new employment and business opportunities for low-income individuals.

Lead-Based Paint Hazard Control Grant Program – Funds for the identification and control of lead-based paint hazards in eligible privately-owned rental and owner-occupied housing units.

Mainstream Housing Opportunities for Persons with Disabilities (Mainstream Program) – Housing choice vouchers for persons with disabilities.

New Markets Tax Credit (NMTC) Program – Credits against Federal income taxes for making qualified equity investments in Community Development Entities (CDEs) that in turn provide investments in low-income communities.

Renewal Community/Empowerment Zone/Enterprise Community (RC/EZ/EC) Initiative – Federal grants and tax incentive package to promote job creation and economic development in developing communities.

Rental Assistance for Non-Elderly Persons with Disabilities in Support of Designated Housing Plans – Housing choice vouchers to assist non-elderly disabled families who live in public housing designated for occupancy by the elderly.

Rural Housing and Economic Development (RHED) Program – Capacity building at the State and local level for rural housing and economic development and support for innovative housing and economic development activities in rural areas.

Section 202 Supportive Housing for the Elderly Program – Section 202 provides capital advances to finance the construction and rehabilitation of supportive housing for very low-income elderly persons and provides rent subsidies for the projects.

Section 811 Supportive Housing for Persons With DisabilitiesSection 811 provides grants to develop and construct or rehabilitate rental housing with supportive services for very low-income persons with disabilities.

Self-Help Homeownership Opportunity Program (SHOP) – To purchase home sites and improve the infrastructure needed to set the stage for sweat equity and volunteer-based homeownership programs for low-income families.

YouthbuildFunds programs that help young high-school dropouts obtain education, employment skills, and meaningful on-site work experience in a construction trade.