Housing and Community Development

 Public Notices 

 2017 State ESG Funding Applications

CoC Review and Rank Committee Results

The Continuum of Care Review and Rank Committee has made funding recommendations for the 2017 State ESG Applications submitted in March for funding.  For more information click here .

Action Plan Notice 17-18

The Draft Action Plan Agenda Item for the Board of Supervisors' April 11, 2017 meeting has been removed.

Please see Action Plan Notice Above

The public is invited to comment on the Santa Barbara County HOME Consortium and CDBG Urban County Partnership's Draft FY 2017-18 Action Plan and Substantial Amendments to FY 2014-15, FY 2015-16, and FY 2016-17 Action Plans. The 30 day review and comment period begins March 10, 2017 and ends April 11, 2017.


The public is also invited to attend a Board of Supervisors Public Hearing on the Draft FY 2017-18 Action Plan and Draft Substantial Amendments on Tuesday April 11, 2017.


For information on the comment period and Public Hearing click: Public Notice


To read the Draft FY 2017-18 Action Plan and Substantial Amendments click:  Draft FY 2017-18 Action Plan

 Capital Loan Committee

The next Capital Loan Committee Meeting is scheduled for February 16, 2017 at 2:00pm.  Click here for more information.

 2017-2018 CDBG Public Services

CDBG Public Services Funding Recommendations

NOFA Schedule  

Human Service Commission Allocations Sub-Committee Meeting

  January 31, 2017 9:00am to 12:00 noon

Solvang City Council Chambers, 1644 Oak St. Solvang

CDBG Public Service Applicant Presentation Order





















Applicant Matrix

HCD Funding Summary



FY 2017-18 Notice of Funding Availability

Housing and Community Development (HCD) announces the availability of grants and loans to support programs and projects that will serve Santa Barbara County residents. The purpose of these funds is to improve access to affordable housing, improve public facilities and infrastructure, and to increase the availability of community services for homeless and other low- to moderate-income persons.

Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA)  

NOFA Schedule

Application Training
Attendance at application training is mandatory. Applicants must attend a session for each of the grant programs to which they are applying. Applications will not be accepted from organizations that did not attend training.

Trainings will be held in North County and South County. Click on the appropriate link below to register.

North County Application Training
South County Application Training

2015-2020 Consolidated Plan


Draft Substantial Amendment to the 2016-2017 Action Plan

The County of Santa Barbara HCD Division is accepting public comment on the draft Substantial Amendment to its 2016-17 Action Plan to add a project for funding. From Saturday, January 28 through Monday, February 27, 2017, written comments may be submitted to:

County of Santa Barbara

Community Services Department

Housing and Community Development

Attn: Deputy Director

123 E Anapamu St, 2nd Floor

Santa Barbara, CA 93101

Or e-mail HCD@co.santa-barbara.ca.us


2015-2015 Five Consolidated Plan

2016-2017 Action Plan

 HCD Assisted Programs in the News

For all CDBG grantees, please complete the required CDBG Estimated Disbursements form, click here.

2015-2020 Consolidated Plan and 2015-16 Action Plan

Environmental Notices and Opportunities for Public Comment

View and submit comments on pending projects and environmental reviews! Visit our Public Notices webpage for more information. 

County Inclusionary Housing Ordinance – Annual Updates to Affordable Housing Inclusionary Housing Requirements and In-Lieu Inclusionary Housing Fees


Keep Your Home California
Keep Your Home California offers four new programs to help California families struggling to pay their mortgages. For additional information, please visit their website or call toll free (888) 954-KEEP(5337).

Housing Resources
Information on
rental housing, Section 8, Public Housing, landlord/tenant issues or other programs



Dinah Lockhart

Deputy Director of Housing and Community Development

County of Santa Barbara

Community Services Department

Housing and Community Development Division

123 E. Anapamu St., 2nd Floor

Santa Barbara, CA 93101



(805) 568-3520

(805) 568-1091


Si necesita asistencia en español, favor de llamar a Miriam Moreno al 805-568-3520




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