This page provides information about public comment periods, public hearings, and funding opportunities through the Human Services Department. For additional information about any of these opportunities, please visit the linked page and direct your question(s) to the contact person noted.
The items below are the Notices of Funding Availability (NOFA), Requests for Proposals (RFP), Requests for Information (RFI), Requests for Qualifications (RFQ), or Requests for Concept Papers (RFCP) currently available within the Human Services Department:
*Update* Snohomish County is accepting applications for Rapid Rehousing Programs (RRH). OCHS is reopening the 2017-2019 Requests for Proposals (RFP) for Homeless Housing & Services to accept applications specifically for RRH. The County did not receive an adequate number of RRH applications to meet the needs of unsheltered adults and families in our community. The application deadline is 4:00pm on Monday, March 27, 2017. No applications will be accepted after this deadline. Please refer to the Homeless Housing & Services Funding webpage for more information.
*New* Snohomish County announces the availability of funding for a range of homeless housing and services interventions supported by multiple funding sources: Ending Homelessness Program (EHP), Washington State Commerce Consolidated Homeless Grant (CHG) and Emergency Solutions Grant (WA State ESG). The funding period is for two years: July 1, 2017 through June 30, 2019. The application deadline is for 4:00pm on Tuesday, March 14, 2017. No applications will be accepted after this deadline. Please refer to the Homeless Housing & Services Funding webpage for more information.
Public Comment Periods & Public Hearings
*New * Draft 2017 Annual Action Plan Affordable Housing & Community Development Snohomish County is seeking public review and comment of the Draft 2017 Annual Action Plan through April 14, 2017 and will hold a public hearing on April 11, 2017. All interested persons, public agencies, organizations, local governments, and other parties are encouraged to review and comment on the plan and to attend the public hearing. For additional information and to view the plan, please visit the 2015-2019 Con Plan webpage.
*New* Public Hearing on NSP Funds. A public hearing will be held on March 3, 2017 at 9 a.m. to review final project performance for four affordable housing projects in Everett, Marysville, and unincorporated Snohomish County. The projects created 42 units of affordable rental housing for low-income families and were funded under the Neighborhood Stabilization Program (NSP). All interested persons are invited to attend and comment. Public Notice in English. Notificación pública en Español.
Many of the programs in the Human Services Department have an advisory board, commission, or council. Please see the Public Meetings webpage for brief information about each group, the schedule, and the contact person for the meeting.