Healthy Homes Demonstration Grants

 

HUD is interested in supporting demonstrations of programs that provide housing interventions in lower income households that are conducted jointly through the coordination of HUD?s Office of Lead Hazard Control and Healthy Homes (OLHCHH)-funded Lead Hazard Control/Healthy Homes programs and Weatherization Assistance Programs funded by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) to determine whether this coordinated delivery of services achieves cost effectiveness and better outcomes in improving the safety and quality of homes. The coordinated assessments and interventions are expected to provide additional benefits to households through the combined mitigation of health and safety hazards and improvements in energy efficiency and comfort. These grants are intended to facilitate the leveraging of assets from both programs and support the exploration of different models of service delivery (e.g., recruitment strategies, partnerships). HUD-funded programs identify and mitigate lead-based paint and other key residential health and safety hazards such as mold and moisture, pest infestation, poor indoor air quality, radon, and injury hazards. The DOE-funded programs conduct energy audits and implement energy conservation measures, while also conducting interventions to improve health and safety (e.g., improved ventilation, installing carbon monoxide and smoke detectors).

General information about this opportunity
Last Known Status
Deleted 10/11/2010 (Archived.)
Program Number
14.901
Federal Agency/Office
Office of Healthy Homes and Lead Hazard Control, Department of Housing and Urban Development
Type(s) of Assistance Offered
B - Project Grants
Program Accomplishments
Not applicable.
Authorization
Housing and Urban Development Act of 1970, Section 501-502, 12 U.S.C. 1701z1-2
Omnibus Appropriations Act, 2020, Public Law -
Who is eligible to apply/benefit from this assistance?
Applicant Eligibility
Eligible applicants include: not-for-profit institutions, and for-profit firms located in the U.S, local governments, Federally-recognized Native Indian Tribes and colleges and universities.
Beneficiary Eligibility
Healthy Homes Demonstration grants are intended to serve a broad array of beneficiaries including homeowners, rental property owners, and renters.
Credentials/Documentation
Costs will be determined in accordance with OMB Circular No. A-87 for State and local governments and specific requirements of 24 CFR 85.
What is the process for applying and being award this assistance?
Pre-Application Procedure
Preapplication coordination is required. An environmental impact statement is required for this listing. This program is excluded from coverage under E.O. 12372.
Application Procedure
2 CFR 200, Uniform Administrative Requirements, Cost Principles, and Audit Requirements for Federal Awards applies to this program. The competitive Notification of Funding Availability (NOFA) for fiscal year 2020 Healthy Homes Demonstration Program grants provides information about the application procedure.
Award Procedure
HUD's review and awarding procedures are explained in the NOFA.
Deadlines
Applications must be received and validated by Grants.gov no later than XXXXX on XXXXX, the date specified in the 2020 NOFA. Announcements regarding availability of funding were published in the Federal Register on XXXXX.
Approval/Disapproval Decision Time
Not applicable.
Appeals
Not applicable.
Renewals
Not applicable.
How are proposals selected?
For Fiscal Year 2020 HUD will use the technical selection criteria listed in the NOFA.
How may assistance be used?
For Fiscal Year 2020, potential applicants should consult the NOFA for available grant funding, particular requirements and restrictions, and application due dates. Submission information is provided in the NOFA.
What are the requirements after being awarded this opportunity?
Reporting
Not applicable.
Auditing
Not applicable.
Records
As required by OMB Circular A-110, "Uniform Administrative Requirements for Grants and Agreements With Institutions of Higher Education, Hospitals and Other Organizations."
Other Assistance Considerations
Formula and Matching Requirements
Statutory formula is not applicable to this assistance listing.

Matching requirements are not applicable to this assistance listing.

MOE requirements are not applicable to this assistance listing.
Length and Time Phasing of Assistance
The Healthy Homes Demonstration Program award is for 36 months. If approved, grantees are eligible to receive a single period of performance extension of up to 12 months in accordance with 24 CFR 85.24(e)(2) or 85.30(d)(2), Method of awarding/releasing assistance: Quarterly.
Who do I contact about this opportunity?
Regional or Local Office
None/Not specified.
Headquarters Office
Dr. Brenda Reyes
Department of Housing and Urban Development, Office of Healthy Homes and Lead Hazard Control, 451 Seventh Street, SW, Room 8236
Washington, DC 20410-3000 US
Brenda.M.Reyes@hud.gov
Phone: (202) 402-6745.
Website Address
http://www.hud.gov/offices/lead/.
Financial Information
Account Identification
86-0174-0-1-451
Obligations
(Project Grants (Cooperative Agreements)) FY 19 FY 20 est $5,000,000.00; FY 21 FY 09 est $6,000,000.00; FY 10 est $13,600,000.00; - Award of 5 grants at $1,000,000 each.
Range and Average of Financial Assistance
With Fiscal Year 2020 approximately 5 awards, of $1,000,000 each.
Regulations, Guidelines and Literature
All relevant information if provided in the The Notice of Funding Availability.

 


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