Will selected communities be able to use awarded funds to implement innovative project types, including those that are not eligible under the CoC Program?
Date Published: March 2019
Yes. Applicants can apply for innovative project types that are not consistent with Subpart D of the Continuum of Care (CoC) Program Interim Rule or subtitle C of title IV of the McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act (42 U.S.C. 11381–11389) (the Act) so long as they understand the following conditions:
HUD has provided examples of projects that will need waivers in Section II.C.3. of Appendix A of the Youth Homelessness Demonstration Program (YHDP) NOFA.