Shelter Plus Care Policy Guide: Eligible Applicants

Eligible applicants are States, units of general local government and public housing agencies (PHAs). Applicants must meet the following subcontract requirements:

  • Applicants who apply for the SRO component must subcontract with a PHA to administer the rental housing assistance.
  • Applicants for the SRA component must subcontract with a nonprofit organization(s), also called a sponsor, to provide rental assistance for units the sponsor owns or leases.
  • Applicants for the PRA component must subcontract with a building owner(s) for the full period of assistance to provide rental assistance for units in a particular property(ies).

Applicants may apply for assistance under any or all of the four components.