40th Anniversary of Federal Grant Program Marked by Positive Impact in Collier County Communities

Since 1974, the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program provides grants to address critical and unmet community needs including those for housing rehabilitation, public facilities, infrastructure, economic development, public services and more. The CDBG program has invested $144 billion in communities nationwide to improve the quality of life, principally for persons of low and moderate income.

In partnership with Collier County Housing and Human Services (HHS), Legal Aid Service of Collier County developed the Legal Services to Victims Project to help victims obtain injunctions for protection against domestic violence, stalking violence, sexual violence, dating violence, and repeat violence. Read more …