Nevada Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) - Aging and Disability Services Division (ADSD)
07/31/19 11:59 PM PST
Grants to Nevada nonprofits, for-profits, and public agencies for meal services for older adults. Funding is intended to expand or create new home-delivered and congregate meal programs for adults over the age of 60, particularly those who are frail, low-income, or in other risk categories.
In keeping with the Older Americans Act, Reauthorization Act of 2016, special consideration for funding will be given to applicants evidencing service priority to low-income, frail individuals, age 60 or older, in the following categories:
- Individuals in a minority group;
- Individuals with limited English proficiency;
- Individuals at risk for institutional placement;
- Individuals with Alzheimer’s disease and related disorders with neurological and organic brain dysfunction (and caregivers of such individuals);
- Individuals with the greatest economic or social need; and
- Individuals residing in rural areas.
Available funding is approximately $2.25M for congregate meals and $5.9M for home-delivered meals in year one of a two-year cycle; year two will be determined based on available funding and service priorities established by the Division. The funding amount and number of awards will be determined based on competitive scoring, regional allocations and administrator decision.
GrantWatch ID#: 186317
This competitive process is for a two-year cycle, beginning October 1, 2019, through September 30, 2021. The first-year subaward budget and reporting period will be for Fiscal Year 2020 (FY20), which is from October 1, 2019, through September 30, 2020.
The completion of a second-year continuation application will be required to be considered for funding in FY21.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
General program/service questions and technical assistance on the required forms, beyond instructions provided in this document, can be directed to the Grants Manager, Kristi Martin, email@example.com.
Applications must be emailed to ADSDGrants@adsd.nv.gov and firstname.lastname@example.org.
Alternatively, existing subrecipients may also upload the file(s) to ADSD’s FTP server by the deadline and send an email to ADSDGrants@adsd.nv.gov to provide notification of the submission.