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Housing and Grants Administration


Mission: To create and preserve affordable housing for households and families throughout Volusia County.

Overview: The Housing and Grants Administration Activity provides assistance to income- and program-eligible households of Volusia County. The Community Assistance Division reviews applications and grants final approval or denial of the household’s eligibility. Programs are funded by Volusia County through federal and state grants include but are not limited to Housing Rehabilitation, Homebuyer Assistance, Neighborhood Stabilization Home Purchase Program, Wind Hazard Mitigation Program and Basic Accessibility Improvements. Volusia County provides a mortgage and/or a lien for those applicants who are approved for and receive funding.

Fair Housing survey (Surveys will be accepted through May 20, 2015)
Thank you for taking the time to complete this Fair Housing Survey. Volusia County's Community Assistance Division is conducting this survey to evaluate fair housing conditions as required for continued grant funding through the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and to assist employees as they update the county's fair housing plan. Survey responses will be anonymous and confidential. However, you should not give out any information you are not comfortable giving. Responses will be summarized, and individual responses will not be reported.

Affordable Housing Programs

Grants Administration

Mission: To achieve excellence in administering federal, state and local community development and housing programs through quality planning and monitoring.

Overview: The Grants Administration Activity is responsible for research and assessment of community needs, planning and developing strategies for addressing community needs, making applications for funding to implement strategies, monitoring established programs for regulatory compliance, and implementing capital improvements. Grants Administration works in support of other service areas within Community Assistance.


Wind Hazard Mitigation Program
(information and pre-application)

Community Development Block Grant Program (CDBG)

Emergency Shelter Grant Program (ESG)

HOME Investment Partnership Program (HOME)

JAG Program

State Housing Initiatives Program (SHIP)

State of Florida Disaster Recovery Program

Diana Phillips

West Volusia

Daytona Beach
386-254-4648, ext. 12958

New Smyrna Beach
386-423-3375, ext. 12958