Family Homeless Prevention and Assistance Program for Grantees

Apply for Funding

Minnesota Housing is now accepting applications for the Family Homeless Prevention and Assistance Program. The purpose of the program is to support continuing innovation and development of a comprehensive system to prevent homelessness and to assist people experiencing homelessness by preventing homelessness, minimizing the number of days homeless and eliminating repeat episodes of homelessness. The goals of FHPAP are to:

  • Reduce the number of people who become homeless for the first time (Prevent)
  • Reduce the number of people who experience homelessness (Rare)
  • Reduce the length of time people experience homelessness (Brief)
  • Reduce the number of people who return to homelessness (One-time)
  • Increase equitable outcomes for households who are disparately impacted by homelessness (Equity)

Application Materials

Application Process

Upload application materials to the online Multifamily Secure Upload Tool Portal no later than 4:30 p.m. CST on February 13, 2019 in order to be considered for funding. Using the online tool, send items to Upload required documents in their original format; do not convert the documents into PDF or other formats except for the signature page of the application. Review the Upload Tool Instructions for more information.

Grantee by Service Area

Program Information

Budgeting and Reporting

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Diane Elias at 651.284.3176
Nancy Urbanski at 651.296.3683