Consolidated Plan

2015 - 2019 Consolidated Plan - Download

The City of Anaheim receives annual Community Development Block Grant (CDBG), HOME Investment Partnership Program (HOME), Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG), and Housing Opportunity for Persons with AIDS (HOPWA) grant funds from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). These programs are intended to provide affordable housing, establish and maintain a suitable living environment and expand economic opportunities for low and moderate-income residents.

Programs include:

Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program – The CDBG program provides funding to agencies and businesses that provide a benefit to low and moderate income persons, prevent or eliminate slums and blight, or meet needs having a particular urgency.

HOME Investments Partnerships (HOME) Program – The HOME program provides funds to local government’s to implement local housing strategies designed to increase the supply of affordable housing.

Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG) Program – The ESG program provides funding to nonprofit organizations and public entities sponsoring projects that’s provide a benefit to low-and moderate income homeless persons, provides shelters for the homeless, but also aid in the transition of this population to permanent housing.

Housing Opportunity for Persons with AIDS (HOPWA) Program – The HOPWA program provides funding for housing and related support services of low –income persons living with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS).

5-Year Consolidated Plan

CDBG and HOME recipients are required by the U.S. Department of Housing and Community Development (HUD) to prepare a 5-year Consolidated Plan for long-term planning purposes. The 2010-2015 City of Anaheim Consolidated Plan provides a demographic profile, an assessment of housing and community development needs, and strategies for addressing the identified needs each year.

Annual Action Plan

HUD requires the city to develop an annual funding strategy called an Action Plan, which details the programs and projects to be funded each year. The Action Plan also outlines the proposed outcomes for the funded activities.

Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report (CAPER) 

At the conclusion of each program year, the city is required by HUD to report on its progress toward meeting the goals and objectives of the annual Action Plan and 5-year Consolidated Plan.