Flexible Funding for County Human Services Department- Administered Housing Programs Budget Memo

Budget Priority

The County Welfare Directors Association (CWDA) respectfully requests your consideration as part of the early action on the budget a $100 million one-time General Fund augmentation for county human services departments to create a flexible funding pool to fill service delivery gaps in the housing programs that the California Department of Social Services (CDSS) and county departments currently administer. The housing programs specifically serving those linked to the state‚Äôs social safety net programs are critical to the success of those programs.