Homeless service agency professionals are on the front lines of assisting Iowans during their most challenging times. The Iowa Finance Authority is here to support these professionals with programs, resources and expertise, so that together, we can help individuals and families overcome hardships and prosper.
The Emergency Solutions Grant is a federal program designed to assist people to quickly regain stability in permanent housing after experiencing a housing crisis and/or homelessness.Learn More
The Shelter Assistance Fund is a state-funded program that typically supports the emergency homeless and domestic violence shelters.Learn More
Housing Opportunities for Persons with AIDS is a federal program designed to assist persons who have been diagnosed with HIV/AIDS and their families who are at risk of homelessness.Learn More
The Iowa Council on Homelessness identifies issues, raises awareness and secures resources to help ensure all Iowans have safe and affordable housing.Learn More
IFA supports the annual Continuum of Care (CoC) Program competition for funds from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).See Resources