To Be submitted to HUD by 9/28/17.

2017 - Project Priority Listing

2017 CoC Collaborative Application


2017 HUD CoC Project priority listing (ranking)

Click HERE for a chart with projects listed in priority order, along with the scores received for each rating category.


HUD Continuum of Care (CoC) Program Consolidated Application

2017 Call for Projects

The Acadiana Regional Coalition on Homelessness and Housing (ARCH) will submit a collaborative application to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development in response to the Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA) for the Fiscal Year 2017 Continuum of Care (CoC) Program Competition funding opportunity number FR-6100-N-25.  ARCH serves Region IV, including the parishes of Acadia, Evangeline, Iberia, Lafayette, St. Landry, St. Martin, St. Mary, and Vermilion. 
ARCH has submitted applications under this NOFA since 1996 and has developed a strategy to address all of the components under the Continuum of Care initiative. If you are interested in applying for Continuum of Care Homeless Assistance Programs funding through ARCH, your agency should be an active paid member of ARCH and participate in the planning process.  Application does not guarantee that your project will be included in the consolidated application.  

The 2017 ARCH CoC Grant Review, Rating, and Ranking Process is detailed in this document and more resources for applicants will be provided via email and posted on the ARCH website ( and facebook page ( as needed throughout the process. 

If your agency is interested in applying as a new project or if you intend to submit a renewal project application, you must e-mail a Letter of Intent to Apply to The letter is due by 5pm on 7/28/17. More information on what to include in the letter and details regarding the rest of the grant application timeline can be found in the 2017 ARCH CoC Grant Review, Rating, and Ranking Process document. 

If you have any questions about this process, please feel free to contact me.

Leigh Rachal
Executive Director
Acadiana Regional Coalition on Homelessness and Housing (ARCH)
(337) 967-0995


FY 2017 CoC Notice of Funding Available (NOFA)

Agencies interested in applying for funding through the CoC Homeless Assistance Consolidated Application are recommended to be an active paid member of ARCH for a year or more. In addition, they should be actively participating in the CoC Homeless Assistance planning process and have an understanding of  24 CFR Part 578 regulating these funds. 

Please click here to visit the HUD.GOV Homeless Assistance website or here for more information on the CoC Homeless Assistance Program.