Bay Aging to receive homeless reduction project grant funding

RICHMOND—Gov. Ralph Northam recently announced nearly $12 million in funding to increase access to affordable housing, reduce homelessness and provide permanent supportive housing options for Virginians with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

The funding includes more than $10.7 million in Affordable and Special Needs Housing loans for 12 projects and more than $1.2 million in Homeless Reduction Grants to support 13 projects funded through the Virginia Housing Trust Fund (VHTF), which assists local and regional efforts to implement affordable housing solutions.

Bay Aging was awarded a $50,000 letter of intent for the Northern Neck Middle Peninsula Housing…