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.
Announcements and Events
There are no Events scheduled at this time.
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:
Developmental Disabilities Community Services - Request for Proposals
The County is accepting proposals from qualified agencies and individuals to provide community services. These services will be used to further efforts to foster inclusive communities that support people with developmental disabilities and their families.
There are three (3) different services categories covered in this RFP. Proposers may propose on one, two, or all three categories.
Applications due by November 18th 2021!
For additional information about this opportunity, please visit our Request for Proposals (RFP) webpage.
Funding for Affordable Housing, Public Facilities & Infrastructure, and Services
Snohomish County announces the availability of an estimated $3 million in funds for affordable housing, public facilities, infrastructure, and services. Funding is available under the following programs: Community Development Block Grant (CDBG), Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG), and local Ending Homelessness Program (EHP).
The funds may be used for projects that principally benefit low-and-moderate income households. Applications must be received by 4 p.m. on Friday November 5, 2021. Application materials may be found on the Applications for Available Funds web page.
Spring 2021 Affordable Housing Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA)
Snohomish County announces the availability of an estimated $2.2 million for affordable housing multi-family rental projects, homeownership development projects, and operating support for non-profit Community Housing Development Organizations (CHDO). Funding available includes 2022 HOME Investment Partnerships Program (HOME) funds and Chemical Dependency Mental Health Sales Tax (CDMH) funds. Applications must be received by 4 p.m. on Tuesday, August 31, 2021. Please refer to the Housing Projects webpage for more information.
Continuum of Care
The Snohomish County Human Services Department's Office of Community and Homeless Services (OCHS) is soliciting Local Applications for the Fiscal Year (FY) 2021 Continuum of Care (CoC) Program Funding round. Funding for new projects will be dependent upon information contained in the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA), including the opportunity to apply for bonus projects and any reallocated funds to be made available through the local project review process. Applications are due by 4:00 pm, Thursday, June 10, 2021 and an Online Application Workshop will be held on Tuesday, May 25, 2021. Please refer to the Continuum of Care (CoC) Funding web page for more information about the application and how to register for the online workshop.
Community-based Parenting Program Pilot Opportunity
Snohomish County Human Services, Behavioral Health Division, is requesting letters of interest (LOIs) from eligible applicants to expand the best practice parenting program Parenting Wisely across Snohomish County. Applications are due by 3pm on Tuesday, May 11, 2021. Additional information and the application is available on the Behavioral Health Request for Proposals and Letters of Interest page.
School-Based Mental Health Services Pilot Program - Letters of Interest for Schools (South County)
Snohomish County Human Services, Behavioral Health Division, is requesting letters of interest (LOIs) from south Snohomish County schools interested in participating in a School-Based Mental Health Services Pilot program. Applications are due by 3pm on Monday, May 10, 2021. Additional information and the application is available on the Behavioral Health Request for Proposals and Letters of Interest page.
Trauma-Informed Practices in Schools Consultation (District-level Opportunity)
Snohomish County Human Services, Behavioral Health Division is announcing an opporunity to join the trauma-informed practices (TIP) in schools consultation work occurring across schools and Districts in Snohomish County. This work supports sustainable systemic growth and increases positive outcomes for students, families, and staff. Letters are due by 3pm on Wednesday, May 5, 2021. Additional information and the application is available on the Behavioral Health Request for Proposals and Letters of Interest page.
East County Coordinated Entry Navigation Services
Snohomish County announces a Request for Proposals (RFP) for East County Coordinated Entry Navigation Services. This service is funded by the Ending Homelessness Program (EHP). Applications are due by 4:00 pm, Thursday, December 31, 2020. Additional information and the application is available on the East County Coordinated Entry RFP page.
Public Comment Periods and Public Hearings
Public Hearings on Community Needs and Program Performance
Snohomish County announces two virtual public hearings related to the planning process for the 2022 program year for affordable housing and community development needs and on program performance for the 2020 program year. All interested persons, organizations, and local governments are encouraged to participate. The hearings will be held on Wednesday, December 8, 2021, at 9:00 am and 5:00 pm.
For more information please visit the the Consolidated Plan for 2020-2024 web page.
2020-2022 Area Plan Update - DRAFT
Snohomish County Long Term Care and Aging is seeking public review and comment on the Draft 2022 – 2023 Area Plan Update through November 10, 2021. All interested persons, organizations and local governments are encouraged to review and comment on the draft plan. For additional information and to view the draft plan, please visit the Long Term Care and Aging web page.
Wednesday, November 10, 2021
Zoom link: https://zoom.us/j/94648518802.
Call in: (253) 215-8782
Meeting ID: 946 4851 8802#
For additional information, contact Janet Gant, LTCA Supervisor at (425) 388-6381.
Public Comment for DRAFT 2020 CAPER
Snohomish County is seeking public review and comment on the Draft 2020 Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report (Draft 2020 CAPER) through October 22, 2021. All interested persons, organizations, and local governments are encouraged to review and comment on the report. The draft report is available to review on the Consolidated Plan for 2020-2024 web page.
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.
There are no public meetings scheduled at this time. Please check back later.