Modernizing Senior Centers Resource Center

Active
No
Status
Forecasted
Estimated Post Date
March 1st, 2024
Estimated Close Date
May 31st, 2024
Estimated Award Date
August 1st, 2024
Total Funding
$750,000.00
Award Ceiling
$250,000.00
Award Floor
$200,000.00
Expected No. Awards
1
Opportunity No.
HHS-2024-ACL-AOA-PPSC-0123

Agency

Administration for Community Living (HHS-ACL)

Eligible Applicants

Others

Funding Category

Income Security and Social Services

Funding Instrument

Cooperative Agreement

Opportunity Category

Discretionary

Cost Sharing or Matching Requirement

Yes

Summary

The Administration for Community Living (ACL) is seeking applications for a cooperative agreement to fund the Modernizing Senior Centers Resource Center. This resource center will provide technical assistance and training to senior centers, as well as serve as a clearinghouse for innovative programs and strategies that can be replicated at the local level. The goal is to ensure that senior centers have the necessary tools and resources to develop and implement programs that meet the current and future needs of older adults in the nation. The funding instrument type is a cooperative agreement, and the estimated total program funding is $750,000. The award ceiling is $250,000, with a floor of $200,000. The estimated number of awards is 1. The opportunity falls under the category of Income Security and Social Services, and the CFDA number is 93.048. The eligible applicants include domestic public or private non-profit entities, state and local governments, Indian tribal governments and organizations, faith-based organizations, community-based organizations, hospitals, and institutions of higher education. Foreign entities are not eligible to compete for or receive awards under this announcement. The opportunity is forecasted and falls under the discretionary category. The last updated date is July 25, 2023. The estimated synopsis post date is March 1, 2024, with a close date of May 31, 2024. The estimated award date is August 1, 2024, and the estimated project start date is September 1, 2024. For more information, you can visit the following link: https://acl.gov/grants/open-opportunities. The grantor contact for this opportunity is Sherri Clark, who can be reached at sherri.clark@acl.hhs.gov or 202-795-7327.

Description

ACL recognizes senior centers as valued partners in the Aging Network that support community living by keeping older adults active, informed, and healthy. Many senior centers serve as important focal points for the delivery of comprehensive services. In 2021, to better ensure that senior centers have the tools and resources necessary to develop and implement programs that meet the current and future needs of the Nation’s older adults, ACL established a Modernizing Senior Centers Resource Center.ACL is seeking applications to fund one cooperative agreement that will continue the operation of the Modernizing Senior Centers Resource Center to provide technical assistance and training to senior centers as well as serve as a clearinghouse for innovative programs and strategies that can be successfully replicated at the local level.

Contact Information

Opportunity Lifecycle

Title
Type
Grant

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