Emergency and Transitional Housing Program
CSFA Number: 444-80-0656
Agency Name
Department Of Human Services (444)
Agency Identification
DFCS
Agency Contact
Angela Campo
217/524-5975
Angela.Campo@illinois.gov
Short Description
Provides immediate emergency shelter, meals, transitional housing, and/or supportive services to approximately 40,000 homeless adults and children each year.
Scope of Services

1. Overnight Shelter - Provides emergency sleeping accommodations for a period not to exceed twelve (12) hours. Access to food service for at least one (1) meal per day is required. In addition, case management, advocacy, and counseling services are required.

2. Voucher Shelter - Provides for emergency shelter on a per diem basis at a nearby hotel, motel or similar facility when other overnight shelter is not available. Access to food services for at least one (1) meal is required. In addition, case management, advocacy, and counseling services are required.

3. Transitional Shelter - Provides a temporary residence for a period not to exceed twenty-four (24) months. Access to food and supportive services are required. Transitional shelters are permitted to charge fees for shelter services. Fees cannot exceed 30% of the adjusted household income in any one month and cannot be used as a source of match to E&TH funds. In addition, case management, advocacy, and counseling services are required.

The Emergency and Transitional Housing Program Provider will adhere to requirements outlined in the Emergency Food and Shelter Program Statute, which is located at 89 Illinois Administrative Code Sub Part E Section 130.400.


Subject Area
Human Services
Program Function
Housing
Enabling Legislation
The Emergency and Transitional Housing Program Provider will adhere to requirements outlined in the Emergency Food and Shelter Program Statute, which is located at 89 Illinois Administrative Code Sub Part E Section 130.400.
Objectives and Goals
The goal of the Emergency and Transitional Housing Program is to render immediate and comprehensive shelter services to homeless individuals and families or individuals and families at imminent risk of homelessness. The program provides food, shelter, and supportive services through local not-for-profit agencies.
Types of Assistance
Non-competitive
Uses and Restrictions
Supportive Service and Case Management.
Eligibility Requirements
The Illinois Emergency and Transitional Housing (ETH) Program was developed to provide immediate food and shelter to homeless persons and families or persons and families at imminent risk of becoming homeless. The ETH Program was designed to provide meals, beds and supportive services through not-for-profit organizations to homeless individuals and families to assist them to return to self-sufficiency.
Eligible Applicants
Nonprofit Organizations;
Application and Award Processing
Providers required to submit Annual Funding Plans.
Assistance Consideration
N/A
Post Assistance Requirements
N/A
Regulations, Guidelines, Literature
N/A
Funding By Fiscal Year
FY 2016 : $9,241,112
FY 2017 : $9,734,839
FY 2018 : $9,734,839
FY 2019 : $10,734,839
Federal Funding
None
Notice of Funding Opportunities
Agency IDAward RangeApplication Range
Details17-444-80-0656-01Not Applicable05/16/2016 - 06/06/2016 : 12:00 pm
Details20-444-80-0656-01Not Applicable03/04/2019 - 04/02/2019 : 12:00 PM
Agency IDGrantee NameStart DateEnd DateAmount
FCSYH00482-FCSYH00482CHICAGO CITY OF07/01/201906/30/20204,381,471
FCSYH00551-FCSYH00551SALVATION ARMY07/01/201906/30/2020543,747
FCSYH00532-FCSYH00532THE SALVATION ARMY07/01/201906/30/2020506,090
FCSYH01787-FCSYH01787CATHOLIC CHARITIES OF CHICAGO07/01/201906/30/2020235,913
FCSYH00522-FCSYH00522SALVATION ARMY07/01/201906/30/2020225,764