Public Notices

This page provides information about public comment periods, public hearings, and funding opportunities through the Human Services Department. For additional information about any of these opportunities, please visit the linked page and direct your question(s) to the contact person noted.

Announcements and Events

There are no Events scheduled at this time.

Funding Opportunities

The items below are the Notices of Funding Availability (NOFA), Requests for Proposals (RFP), Requests for Information (RFI), Requests for Qualifications (RFQ), or Requests for Concept Papers (RFCP) currently available within the Human Services Department:

*NEW*

Spring 2021 Affordable Housing Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA)

Snohomish County announces the availability of an estimated $2.2 million for affordable housing multi-family rental projects, homeownership development projects, and operating support for non-profit Community Housing Development Organizations (CHDO). Funding available includes 2022 HOME Investment Partnerships Program (HOME) funds and Chemical Dependency Mental Health Sales Tax (CDMH) funds. Applications must be received by 4 p.m. on Tuesday, August 31, 2021.  Please refer to the Housing Projects webpage for more information.

Continuum of Care

The Snohomish County Human Services Department's Office of Community and Homeless Services (OCHS) is soliciting Local Applications for the Fiscal Year (FY) 2021 Continuum of Care (CoC) Program Funding round. Funding for new projects will be dependent upon information contained in the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA), including the opportunity to apply for bonus projects and any reallocated funds to be made available through the local project review process.  Applications are due by 4:00 pm, Thursday, June 10, 2021 and an Online Application Workshop will be held on Tuesday, May 25, 2021.  Please refer to the Continuum of Care (CoC) Funding web page for more information about the application and how to register for the online workshop.

Community-based Parenting Program Pilot Opportunity

Snohomish County Human Services, Behavioral Health Division, is requesting letters of interest (LOIs) from eligible applicants to expand the best practice parenting program Parenting Wisely across Snohomish County. Applications are due by 3pm on Tuesday, May 11, 2021. Additional information and the application is available on the Behavioral Health Request for Proposals and Letters of Interest page.

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School-Based Mental Health Services Pilot Program - Letters of Interest for Schools (South County)

Snohomish County Human Services, Behavioral Health Division, is requesting letters of interest (LOIs) from south Snohomish County schools interested in participating in a School-Based Mental Health Services Pilot program.   Applications are due by 3pm on Monday, May 10, 2021. Additional information and the application is available on the Behavioral Health Request for Proposals and Letters of Interest page.

Trauma-Informed Practices in Schools Consultation (District-level Opportunity)

Snohomish County Human Services, Behavioral Health Division is announcing an opporunity to join the trauma-informed practices (TIP) in schools consultation work occurring across schools and Districts in Snohomish County. This work supports sustainable systemic growth and increases positive outcomes for students, families, and staff. Letters are due by 3pm on Wednesday, May 5, 2021. Additional information and the application is available on the Behavioral Health Request for Proposals and Letters of Interest page.

East County Coordinated Entry Navigation Services

Snohomish County announces a Request for Proposals (RFP) for East County Coordinated Entry Navigation Services. This service is funded by the Ending Homelessness Program (EHP).  Applications are due by 4:00 pm, Thursday, December 31, 2020. Additional information and the application is available on the East County Coordinated Entry RFP page.

Public Comment Periods and Public Hearings

Proposed Amendment Open for Public Comment.  Snohomish County is seeking public review and comment on an amendment to the 2019 Annual Action Plan through July 23, 2021.  The Amendment will add supplemental Community Development Block Grant funds to prepare for, respond to, or prevent the Coronavirus.  All interested persons, organizations, and local governments are encouraged to review and comment.


For more information, to view the public notice and proposed amendment please visit:   


Consolidated Plan 2015-2019

Public Meetings

Many of the programs in the Human Services Department have an advisory board, commission, or council. Please see the Public Meetings webpage for brief information about each group, the schedule, and the contact person for the meeting.

There are no public meetings scheduled at this time.  Please check back later.