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Kentucky Elder Wellness Enrichment Initiative Grant

This funding record is inactive. Please see the program website or contact the program sponsor to determine if this program is currently accepting applications or will open again in the future.

Sponsors
Kentucky Office of Rural Health, University of Kentucky Center of Excellence in Rural Health
Deadlines
Jun 30, 2021
Contact

Lisa Garza
lisa.garza@uky.edu

Purpose

The Elder Wellness Enrichment Initiative Grant provides for nonprofit rural healthcare organizations and community-based organizations in Kentucky to create or enhance services for older adults that help them to age in place. Services must be innovative and potentially serve as a best practice to be shared in Kentucky and with other states. Preference will be given to projects that involve solutions for elder needs in response to COVID-19.

Eligibility

Nonprofit healthcare organizations and community-based organizations serving elders in rural Kentucky are eligible to apply.

Applicants are required to collaborate with at least 1 of the following rural health stakeholders:

  • Critical Access Hospitals
  • Small rural hospitals
  • Rural Health Clinics
  • Federally Qualified Health Centers
  • Local health departments
  • Local EMS agencies
Geographic coverage
Kentucky
Amount of funding

Award ceiling: $5,000
Project period: 1 year
Estimated number of awards: 3

Application process

A link to the application form is available on the program website.

Email completed applications to Lisa Garza.

Tagged as
Aging and aging-related services · Elderly population · Healthcare needs and services · Human services · Infectious diseases · Kentucky



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