National Training and Development Initiative for Foster/Adoptive Parents (HHS). Department of Health and Human Services announces funds to develop a state-of-the-art foster/adoptive parent training program to include intensive preparation and development components that reflect the capacities required of successful foster/adoptive parents. Deadline: July 10, 2017.
Alzheimer’s Disease Initiative – Specialized Supportive Services (HHS). Department of Health and Human Services announces funds to support programs designed to fill gaps in established dementia-capable home and community-based service systems (HCBS) for persons living with or those at high risk of developing Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias (ADRD) and their caregivers by providing quality, person-centered services that help them remain independent and safe in their communities. Deadline: July 14, 2017
Engagement and Older Adults Resource Center (HHS). Department of Health and Human Services announces funds to support organizations that will enhance the social engagement of older adults to identify successful programs and strategies that can be shared with the aging network. Deadline: July 17,2017
New Innovations in Nutrition Programs and Services Grant Opportunity to Promote the Quality and Effectiveness of Nutrition Service Programs. The Administration on Aging (AoA), part of the Administration for Community Living (ACL), announces a new grant opportunity to increase the evidenced based knowledge base of nutrition providers, drive improved health outcomes for program recipients by promoting higher service quality, and increase program efficiency through innovative nutrition service delivery models. Deadline: August 7, 2017.
Elder Justice Innovation Grants (HHS). Department of Health and Human Services announces funds to support successful approaches to reduce and ameliorate the harm elders experience as a result of abuse, neglect, and financial exploitation, and to better understand what adult protective service practices produce the best outcomes. Deadline: August 14, 2017