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Reports and Publications , Community Development

Community and Economic Development Programs

24 May 2011

A listing of state and federal community and economic development programs.

Catalog of HUD Programs

A HUD document available on the HUD User website with explanations of all the programs that HUD funds and/or administers.

Connecticut Commission on Children: Poverty

This website offers a variety of information and resources related to child poverty in Connecticut.

Connecticut Brownfields Redevelopment Authority (CBRA)

CBRA offers financing and grant programs to assist in the redevelopment of brownfields.

Connecticut Development Authority (CDA)

CDA provides debt financing and investment capital to help businesses grow in Connecticut.

Department of Economic and Community Development (DECD)

DECD offers programs to aid in economic and community development activities in Connecticut.   

Department of Social Services (DSS)

DSS provides safety net programs and services aimed at helping individuals and households and improving their quality of life. 

Federal Poverty Guidelines 2011

Guidelines published by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services that are used to determine household eligibility for many government social service programs.

U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)

HUD provides funding for a variety of community and economic development activities, most notably through the Community Development Block Grants program. 

U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA)

SBA offers programs and assistance to those starting or operating small businesses in the U.S.