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ESG-CV Notice CPD-21-08 Webinar

July 20, 2021 Print ShareThis

On July 19, 2021, HUD published Notice CPD-21-08: Waivers and Alternative Requirements for the Emergency Solutions Grants (ESG) Program Under the CARES Act. This Notice provides important updates and changes to Notice CPD-20-08, published on September 1, 2020.

ESG-CV funds must be used to:

  • Prevent, prepare for, and respond to COVID-19 among individuals and families who are homeless or receiving homeless assistance
  • Support additional homeless assistance and homelessness prevention activities to mitigate the impacts created by COVID-19

Join the Upcoming Webinar

HUD’s Office of Special Needs Assistance Programs (SNAPS) invites homeless assistance providers and their partners to participate in a webinar on Thursday, July 29, 2021 from 1:00 – 2:30 PM EDT. During this webinar, participants will hear HUD experts discuss the updated ESG-CV Notice CPD-21-08.

Participants do not need to register in advance. It is strongly recommended that you join this webinar 15 minutes prior to the start time (12:45 PM EDT). To join the webinar, simply access the login page at the link below.

Join the Webinar


If you have any questions about this webinar or encounter difficulties joining, please contact

Additional Resources

Visit the Disease Risks and Homelessness page to access technical assistance materials from HUD as well as guidance issued from HUD’s federal partners dedicated to preparing for and responding to infectious diseases, including COVID-19.

SNAPS Mailing List Subscription

SNAPS is now using two different listservs to communicate competition and program updates:

SNAPS grantees and interested stakeholders should consider subscribing both to the HUD Exchange mailing list and mailing lists. Please communicate this information to your homeless organizations, local government contacts, and other interested stakeholders.

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