Texas Department of Housing & Community Affairs - Building Homes and Strengthening Communities

Housing Stability Services (HSS) Program

The HSS Program provides assistance to local communities and non-profits to assist income eligible households to help them maintain or obtain stable housing. The program is funded by Treasury through the Emergency Rental Assistance (ERA1 and ERA2).

ERA2 HSS NOFA and Application

TDHCA is pleased to announce a Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA) of $84,000,000 in ERA 2 HSS funds for cities, counties, councils of governments, public housing authorities, private nonprofit organizations, and other eligible organizations, to provide housing stability services to income eligible households experiencing housing instability. Applications are due Friday, January 7, 2022.

TDHCA staff will host a NOFA Application Webinar on December 1, 2021, from 2 to 4 p.m., Austin local time, and will be available to answer questions related to the NOFA. Participants may submit questions in advance by email to hss@tdhca.state.tx.us.

Program Guidance and Regulations

Program Forms

Administrative Forms as applicable for Administrators only

Sample Program Forms as applicable for Administrators only

Monthly Performance and Expenditure Reporting

  1. Submit monthly Household level information by uploading the following competed Excel file:
  2. Submit aggregate monthly Performance and Expenditure Reporting
Subrecipient Reporting Period Virtual Office Hours for
Program and Reporting Questions

Registration link

(10:00am-11:00am Central, one week
in advance of each reporting deadline)
Submission Deadline for all Monthly Reports
September 1-30, 2021 n/a Monday, November 15, 2021
October 1-31, 2021 n/a Monday, November 15, 2021
November 1-30, 2021 Wednesday, December 8, 2021 Wednesday, December 15, 2021
December 1-31, 2021 Tuesday, January 11, 2022 Tuesday, January 18, 2022
January 1-31, 2022 Tuesday, February 8, 2022 Tuesday, February 15, 2022
February 1-28, 2022 Tuesday, March 8, 2022 Tuesday, March 15, 2022
March 1-31, 2022 Friday, April 8, 2022 Friday, April 15, 2022
April 1-30, 2022 Monday, May 9, 2022 Monday, May 16, 2022
May 1-31, 2022 Wednesday, June 8, 2022 Wednesday, June 15, 2022
June 1-30, 2022 Friday, July 8, 2022 Friday, July 15, 2022
July 1-31, 2022 Monday, August 8, 2022 Monday, August 15, 2022
August 1-31, 2021 Thursday, September 8, 2022 Thursday, September 15, 2022

Webinars

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For more information, please contact hss@tdhca.state.tx.us.