Request for Proposals

Connecticut Homeless Services Program

October 27, 2016

The State of Connecticut, Department of Housing (DOH), is seeking proposals from eligible 501(c)(3) nonprofit organizations and municipalities to provide at least one program for people who are homeless or at risk of homelessness along the Connecticut continuum of services. This continuum includes coordinated access services, shelter diversion services, shelter operations, rapid re-housing services, new permanent supportive housing services or youth transitional living programs. Services will be provided within a specified Coordinated Access Network (CAN). Connecticut Homeless Services Program is a statewide initiative designed to assist homeless program participants (individuals and families) as they quickly move out of homelessness and into permanent housing through the provision of housing supports and strategies with the ultimate goal of housing stability.

The RFP is available in electronic format on the State Contracting Portal at or from DOH’s Official Contact:

Steve DiLella,
Director, Individual and Family Support Programs,
Department of Housing
Address: 505 Hudson Street, Hartford, CT 06106
Phone: 860-270-8081

The RFP is also available on DOH’s website at A printed copy of the RFP can be obtained from the Official Contact upon request.

Deadline for submission of proposals is Wednesday, December 21, 2016 at
3:00 PM.

RFP: Connecticut Homeless Services Program