HUD Programs and Reports Last updated or reviewed on February 1, 2024 HUD Funding Programs HUD Funding Programs include Community Development Block Grant, Continuum Care, Emergency Solutions Grant, and Home Investment Partnership Program. Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) The Community Development Block Grant program is a flexible program that provides communities with resources to address a wide range of unique community development needs. Beginning in 1974, the Community Development Block Grant program is one of the longest continuously run programs at HUD. The Community Development Block Grant program provides annual grants on a formula basis to 1209 general units of local government and States. Continuum of Care Emergency Solutions Grant Home Investment Partnership Program (HOME) Home Investment Partnerships Program is a federal grant program through Housing and Urban Development (HUD) providing grant funds on a reimbursable basis to provide decent affordable housing to low-income households, expand the capacity of non-profit housing providers, strengthen the ability of state and local governments to provide housing, and leverage private-sector participation. If you are looking for affordable housing, suffering a housing crisis, in need of rental assistance or down payment assistance, or you have concerns about our homeless community, Please Call 211. The service is free, confidential and available in any language.