HUD's Community Compass initiative (Community Compass) funds technical assistance, capacity building, and data research activities for HUD's customers, including grantees, public housing authorities, and tribes. Community Compass builds on the previous OneCPD Plus program and is an outcome-focused, cross-Departmental approach to HUD's technical assistance and capacity building activities. HUD's integrated technical assistance and capacity building initiative. Community Compass is designed to help HUD's customers navigate complex housing and community development challenges by equipping them with the knowledge, skills, tools, capacity, and systems to implement HUD programs and policies successfully. The goal of Community Compass is to empower communities by providing effective technical assistance and capacity building so that successful program implementation is sustained over the long term. Community Compass technical assistance and capacity building activities include needs assessments, direct TA, development of tools and training, self-directed and group learning, data analysis, and regulatory and policy implementation support. Community Compass also includes data analysis and research activities.
Funding Opportunity Number: FR-5800-N-12
Opportunity Title: HUD Community Compass Technical Assistance and Capacity Building NOFA
Competition ID: HCCTA-12
CFDA No.: 14.259 Community Compass Technical Assistance and Capacity Building
OMB Approval Numbers: 2506-0197 expires 6/30/2016
Deadline Date: July 23, 2014
CONTACT INFORMATION: Applicants may submit questions about the NOFA to firstname.lastname@example.org. Applicants submitting questions directly to HUD staff may receive a delayed response. Persons with hearing and speech impairments may access the above numbers via TTY (text telephone) by calling the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339 (this is a toll-free number).