Emergency Solutions Grant

Each year, the City of Santa Ana receives funding from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) for homeless assistance under the Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG). The ESG program assists in the prevention of homelessness and to enable homeless individuals and families to move toward independent living.

ESG funds are used by non-profit homeless service providers for activities such as:

  • Data Collection
  • Homelessness Prevention
  • Rapid Re-housing
  • Emergency Shelter
  • Street Outreach

ESG Subrecipients

For the 2017-18 program year, the city has awarded ESG funds to the following nonprofit organizations:

Organization

  • Interval House (Emergency Shelter)
  • Illumination Foundation (Street Outreach, Homeless Prevention and Rapid Re-housing)
  • CityNet (Street Outreach)
  • Mercy House Living Centers (Emergency Shelter, Homeless Prevention and Rapid Re-housing)
  • WisePlace
  • SAPD - HEART Program
  • Colette's Children's Home
  • 211 Orange County

Homeless Services Pocket Resource Guide