Housing & Community Services

Resources for Homeowners

Apply for Mortgage Assistance

The California Mortgage Relief Program is now accepting applications.  Homeowners experiencing pandemic-related hardships can apply to get caught up on housing payments. 

Affordable Housing Resources

The list for interested applicants is now open for the Cashin's Field affordable housing development. Click here.

About Our Programs
The Nevada County Housing and Community Services Program pursues, secures, and administers state and federal funds for efforts which benefit low income households.

Successful grants that fund the services provided under Nevada County Housing and Community Services:

  • The Community Development Block Grant Program
  • The Community Services Block Grant Program
  1. 2023 Homeless Point-in-Time count set for January 26th

    Nevada and Placer County's 2023 Homeless point-in-time count set for January 26th, 2023

    The Homeless Resource Council of the Sierras, a collaborative group of agencies and nonprofit organizations, has announced that Nevada and Placer County’s annual point-in-time count of homeless individuals will take place January 26th, 2023. Learn More
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    Nevada County and Sierra Roots Open Cold Weather Shelter Thursday Night, January 19th

    The National Weather Service predicts COLD weather Thursday night, January 19th. Considering the weather prediction, Sierra Roots and the County of Nevada are activating the Cold Weather Shelter Protocol for that night. Learn More
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    Nevada County and Sierra Roots Extend Extreme Weather Shelter for One Additional Night, January 17th

    National Weather Service now predict COLD nighttime temperatures tonight, that meet activation criteria. Sierra Roots and the County of Nevada will extend shelter operations one more night as outlined in the Extreme Weather Shelter Protocol. Learn More
  4. Cold Weather Shelter_NewsFlash

    Nevada County and Sierra Roots Open Cold Weather Shelter Thursday and Friday Nights

    The National Weather Service predicts significantly WET & COLD weather December 29th and 30th. Considering the weather prediction, Sierra Roots and the County of Nevada are activating the Cold Weather Shelter Protocol for Thursday and Friday nights. Learn More
  5. HH Cold Weather Shelter_NewsFlash

    Nevada County and Sierra Roots Open Cold Weather Shelter

    Nevada County and Sierra Roots Open Cold Weather Shelter Tuesday Night, December 6th Learn More
  6. Better Together

    Extreme Weather Shelter for Homeless Residents

    Nevada County and Sierra Roots Open Overflow Emergency Shelter Wednesday Night, November 9th, and Thursday Night, November 10th Learn More
  7. Better Together

    Extreme Weather Shelter for Homeless Residents

    Nevada County and Sierra Roots Open Overflow Emergency Shelter Wednesday Night, November 9th, and Thursday Night, November 10th Learn More
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    Rent, Mortgage, and Utility Assistance to Eligible Residents

    Nevada County has been awarded funding to provide rent, mortgage, and utility assistance to eligible residents financially affected by COVID. Learn More
  9. Brunswick Commons

    Nevada County Officials Celebrate Completion of Brunswick Commons

    Nevada County celebrated the completion of the newly constructed Brunswick Commons housing development Monday, August 22. The project will provide 41 units of affordable housing to homeless or at-risk of homelessness individuals. Learn More
  10. 1101-1105 Sutton Way

    Nevada County Supervisors Approve Property Purchase for Sutton Way Wellness Center

    Nevada County Board of Supervisors approved the property purchase at their Tuesday, August 23rd Board meeting, which will be converted into the Sutton Way Wellness Center. Learn More