Emergency Housing and Assistance Program Capital Development (EHAPCD)



 (916) 263-2771


Fund capital development activities for emergency shelters, transitional housing, and safe havens that provide shelter and supportive services for homeless individuals and families.

Assistance Type and Terms

Deferred payment loans at three (3) percent simple interest, forgiven following completion of compliance with the terms of the Standard Agreement and Regulatory Agreement. Term ranges from five to 10 years based on the development activity. Eighty (80) percent of the total allocation is available to urban counties, and 20 percent to non-urban counties.

Eligible Activities

Acquiring, constructing, converting, expanding, and/or rehabilitating emergency shelter, transitional housing, and/or safe haven housing and administration of the award (limited to 5 percent).

Eligible Applicants

Local government agencies and nonprofit corporations that shelter the homeless on an emergency or transitional basis, and provide support services.

Additional HCD Homeless Funding Sources

Get Funding

This program is no longer taking applications and there are no funds available.  You may view more information on Previous Notices of Funding Availability (NOFAs) or Awards made.  You may also check Management Memos.

Contact Honey Lum for assistance at (916) 263-6119 or via e-mail at honey.lum@hcd.ca.gov.


There are currently no awards available for EHAPCD.

Program Forms

At this time, there are currently no general forms for the EHAPCD program on the website.

Management Memos

At this time, there are currently no EHAPCD Management Memos on the website.

Training and Technical Assistance

At this time, there are currently no EHAPCD Training and Technical resources on the website.