About Us

The Community Development Division oversees administration of the Stanislaus County Urban County Community Development Block Grant (CDBG), Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG) and Neighborhood Stabilization Program (NSP) funds.

These programs serve income eligible residents through funding provided to various county and community partners. The following is a sample listing of services those partners provide:

  • Fair housing assistance
  • Down Payment Assistance (DPA) for first time home-buyers
  • Assistance to non-profit developers to create affordable housing in Stanislaus County unincorporated areas
  • Housing rehabilitation for owner-occupied homes
  • Abandoned and Dangerous building abatement
  • Public Services
  • Infrastructure Improvements
  • Emergency housing options

Services are delivered in Stanislaus County unincorporated areas as well as in the cities of Ceres, Hughson, Newman, Oakdale, Patterson, Riverbank, and Waterford.