CALL 211 INFO LINE and press #3 and #1 if you are homeless or in a housing emergency. The state and federal government have taken a number of steps to help protect homeowners and renters impacted by the COVID-19 outbreak.

2020 Archived News and Press Releases

12-15-20
CT DOH Releases "Planning For Affordability in Connecticut: Affordable Housing Plan and Process Guidebook"

12-6-20
Governor Lamont Announces $13 Million in Small Cities Grants Awarded To 12 Municipalities To Modernize and Rehabilitate Housing

12-3-20
As Winter Approaches, Connecticut Works Toward Safer Solutions for Homelessness

12-1-20
DOH Announces Cold Water Weather Funding as Winter Approaches

11-5-20
Governor Lamont Approves $3.4 Million in Coronavirus Relief Grant for Shelter Improvements and Homeless Prevention Services

11-4-20
Governor Lamont Announces Reopening of Residential Renters Assistance Program Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

10-22-20
Rockviewers Return to Rebuilt Homes

10-13-20
DOH Now Accepting Applications for Operating Expense Funding

9-29-20
Governor Lamont Doubles Funding for Housing Assistance Program to prevent the Spread of COVID-19, Extends Eviction Moratorium to End of 2020

9-20-20
DOH is Requesting Proposals to Provide Homeless Street Outreach Programs

9-16-20
Notice of Public Comment Period for 2019-20 PER
Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report 2019-20

8-26-20
Notice of Virtual Public Meeting for Draft ConPlan

Hearing Agenda - Draft 20-24 ConPlan

Draft 20-24 Consolidated Plan


8-21-20 
Governor Lamont Increases Funding for Housing Assistance Programs, Extends Eviction Moratorium to October 1 

Draft Second Amendment to the 19-20 Action Plan for COVID-19 Funding

Notice of Public Meeting and Comment - Amendment to Action Plan CV-2 Funding

Hearing Agenda - Amendment to Action Plan CV-2 Funding

6-28-20
Governor Lamont Announces Assistance for Renters, Homeowners, and Residential Landlords Impacted by COVID-19 Emergency

6-25-20
State will Place 1,800 Homeless in Apartments, Considers Buying Hotels

6-17-20 
DOH is Seeking Proposals to Establish Homeless Prevention Program to Assist Very Low-income Individuals and Families Facing Eviction Due to the Coronavirus

Building Better Lives in Greenwich a Safe Distance Success at the Celebratory Ribbon Cutting

Ribbon Cutting of the New Townhomes at Armstrong Court is Cause for Celebration

6-4-20
Notice of Public Comment Period for Citizen Participation
Citizen Participation Plan

6-3-20
Governor Lamont Announces Public-Private Partnership to Support Vulnerable During COVID-19 Emergency

6-1-20
CHFA Announces Invitation for Public Comment Regarding Qualified Allocation Plan

4-23-20
Notice for Virtual Public Meeting for Action Plan Amendment

Agenda for Virtual Public Meeting

DRAFT Annual Action Plan Amendment

4-13-20
Notice of Public Comment Period for the CT DOH Citizen Participation Plan

4-13-20
Draft Citizen Participation Plan - Amendment to Existing Plans

4-8-20
DOH Emergency Shelter Contractual Requirements During COVID-19 Crisis

3-25-20
Instructions for Virtual Public Meeting for the Agency Plan for the Administration of the Section 8 Program

Notice of Cancellation of Public Meeting and Rescheduling to Virtual Meeting

Agenda for Virtual Public Meeting for the Agency Plan for the Administration of the Section 8 Program

3-23-20
Coronavirus Information for Homeowners and Renters

3-20-20
Section 8 and RAP COVID-19 Updates

3-18-20
Coronavirus and Homelessness Resource Guide

3-13-20 
DOH is Seeking Proposals to Complete a Study of Accessible and Affordable Housing

3-6-20
Affordable Housing Plan Technical Assistance Program Notice

3-1-20
2019 Affordable Housing Land Use Appeals List

2-21-20
Governor Lamont Issues State Funding to Support Housing for Puerto Rico Residents Displaced by Earthquakes

2-14-20
Resilient Connecticut-Request for Qualifications Issued

2-14-20
Development Engagement Process - Opportunities for Funding

Development Engagement Profile

2-10-20
DOH is Seeking Public Comment on the Draft Section 8 HCV Administration Plan

Draft Section 8 HCV Administration Plan

1-14-20
Governor Lamont Announces $1.1 Million State Grant to Supplement Ongoing Homelessness Prevention Efforts