Home Programs Resources Training   New Resources for DCTA Recipients and Smaller Distressed Communities
HUD’s Distressed Cities and Persistent Poverty Technical Assistance (DCTA) Program maintains a library of resources relevant to DCTA recipients and smaller distressed communities. It features a wide range of reports, webinars, guidance, and funding opportunities useful to small governments, tribal organizations and non-profits. The following resources are new additions to the DCTA Program Resources page. Local governments can request in-depth technical assistance tailored to their specific needs via this form available through the DCTA webpage on HUD.gov. Funding Opportunities Veterans Business Outreach Center – Expansion FY23, U.S. Small Business Administration, Veterans Business Outreach Center
November 23, 2022
  Youth Build, U.S. Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration
January 10, 2023
  Preservation Assistance Grants for Smaller Institutions, National Endowment for the Humanities
January 12, 2023
  2023 Tribal Transportation Program Safety Fund, U.S. Department of Transportation, Federal Highway Administration
January 15, 2023
  Indian Housing Block Grant (IHBG) Competitive Grant Program, HUD
January 24, 2023
  T-Mobile Hometown Grant, Main Street America and T-Mobile
Applications accepted on an ongoing basis

Upcoming Training and Events Business Solves Corporate Citizenship Conference and Awards, U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation
November 16, 2022 – November 17, 2022
  2023 Main Street Now Conference!, Main Street America
March 27, 2023 – March 29, 2023

Pre-Recorded Training and Events Update on the Federal Communications Commission’s Broadband Mapping Effort, National Association of Counties
September 23, 2022
  Incorporating Green Building Into Your Equitable Community Development Plan, Center for Community Progress
August 31, 2022

Reports, Tools, and Guidance A Pennsylvania Program Will Provide Free Repairs – So Long As Landlords Don’t Hike Rents, Next City
  Cities Are Planting Trees. Why Not Make Them Fruit Trees?, Next City
  Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy and Hazard Mitigation Plan Alignment Guide, U.S. Department of Commerce and U.S. Department of Homeland Security
  Could Empty Downtown Office Buildings Really Help Solve America’s Housing Crisis?, Realtor.com
  Four Reasons HUD’s Section 108 Program Works with Historic Tax Credits, Novogradac
  How An Illinois City Achieved Functional Zero For Veteran And Chronically Homeless Populations, Next City
  Improving Economic Opportunity for Black Women and Families, Center for American Progress
  Improving Low Income Housing Tax Credit Data for Preservation, National Low Income Housing Coalition and Public and Affordable Housing Research Corporation
  New and Revised Section 3 Tools and Resources Available, HUD
  Rebuilding Communities, One Affordable Property at a Time, Affordable Housing Finance
  Reimagine Delinquent Property Tax Enforcement, Center for Community Progress
  The Time Is Ripe For Communities To Embrace Clean Energy On Brownfields, CleanTechnica
  U.S. Department of Commerce Announces 51 “Build to Scale” Grants Totaling $47 Million Awarded to Fuel Innovation and Tech-Based Economic Development, U.S. Department of Commerce, Economic Development Administration
  USDA Native Youth Guide, U.S. Department of Agriculture
  Who Cares? How the Childcare Industry’s Problems Are Every Employer’s Problem, Wells Fargo
To explore the full collection of DCTA resources, please visit the DCTA Program Resources page on the HUD Exchange.

HOME Quarterly Reports Now Posted The following HOME program quarterly reports are now posted on the HUD Exchange. Additional HOME program reports are available on the HOMEProgram Page.   HOME Quarterly Reports as of 9/30/2022 Now Posted: Frequently Requested Ad Hoc HOME Reports: HOME Units Completed by State HOME Units Completed by Congressional District HOME Units Completed within Low-Income Housing Tax Credits (LIHTC) by State HOME ENERGY STAR Units Report: This quarterly performance report tracks the ENERGY STAR qualified HOME units that Participating Jurisdictions (PJs) record in HUD’s Integrated Disbursement and Information System (IDIS).   Register Today: EBLL LSHR Amendment Training – November/December 2022 HUD’s Office of Lead Hazard Control and Healthy Homes (OLHCHH) is sponsoring a training series that will help participants review federal lead regulations and discuss the Lead Safe Housing Rule (LSHR) Amendment for pre-1978 housing. Presenters will provide a step-by-step explanation of how Public Housing Agencies (PHAs), grantees, and owners respond to cases of elevated blood lead levels (EBLL) in children less than six years old living in a federally assisted housing unit. Register today!   Training Objectives Participants will learn about: Rules and requirements concerning lead-safe work practices The scope, requirements, and key definitions of the LSHR amendment for EBLL response Available resources   Who Should Attend? This training is relevant for PHAs, grantees, and owners involved in: Tenant-Based Rental Assistance (TBRA) Conventional Public Housing Programs Project-Based Assistance (PBA) Please note: These trainings cannot accommodate HUD staff or consultants at this time. Sessions will be recorded and accessible on the HUD Exchange post-event. Additionally, the content from these sessions was previously delivered in Fall 2019: LSHR Amendment Training for HUD Funded Recipients Who Administer TBRA Webinar LSHR Amendment Training for Conventional Public Housing and PBA Programs Webinar   Schedule and Registration Attendees can register for the session that applies to their work activities. By registering, participants will also be automatically registered for the one hour Office Hour session that follows each webinar to review homework and answer questions related to that week’s materials. Webinar Title Date and Time Registration EBLL LSHR Amendment Training for TBRA Recipients

EBLL LSHR Amendment Training for TBRA Recipients – Office Hour November 15, 2022
1:00 – 3:00 PM EST

November 17, 2022
1:00 – 2:00 PM EST Register Now EBLL LSHR Amendment Training for Conventional Public Housing and PBA

EBLL LSHR Amendment Training for Conventional Public Housing and
PBA – Office Hour December 6, 2022
2:00 – 4:00 PM EST

December 7, 2022
2:00 – 3:00 PM EST Register Now   You must have a HUD Exchange account to register. Follow these instructions for registering. All sessions will be recorded and posted to the HUD Exchange for viewing at a later date.   Training Point of Contact LSHR Webinar Series Registrar | trainings@hudexchange.info     Additional Information and Resources Visit the Lead-Based Paint page on the HUD Exchange for more information and resources on the LSHR and other federal lead regulations.