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Rural Health
Funding by Sponsor: Administration for Community Living

Summaries of funding programs are provided by RHIhub for your convenience. Please contact the funder directly for the most complete and current information.

The Medicare Improvements for Patients and Providers Act: Medicare Low Income Subsidy, Medicare Savings Program and Medicare Prescription Drug Enrollment Assistance
Grants for State Health Insurance Assistance Programs, Area Agencies on Aging, and Aging and Disability Resource Center programs for outreach activities to inform beneficiaries that are likely to be eligible for the Low Income Subsidy program or the Medicare Savings Program, and to assist them in applying for benefits.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Aug 3, 2018
Sponsor: Administration for Community Living
Native American Elder Justice Initiative (NAEJI) Inactive
Funding to operate a national center that will address the need for more culturally appropriate information and community education materials on elder abuse, neglect, and exploitation in Indian Country.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Letter of Intent (Optional): Jun 7, 2018
Application Deadline: Jul 9, 2018
Sponsors: Administration for Community Living, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Transit Planning for All Inactive
Funding for organizations to include seniors, individuals with disabilities, and caregivers in their transportation planning processes.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: May 4, 2018
Sponsors: Administration for Community Living, Community Transportation Association of America, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Empowering Older Adults and Adults with Disabilities through Chronic Disease Self-Management Education Programs Financed by the Prevention and Public Health Fund Inactive
Funds to develop capacity for, bring to scale, and sustain evidence-based self-management education programs that empower older adults and adults with disabilities to better manage their chronic conditions.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Letter of Intent (Optional): Mar 21, 2018
Application Deadline: Apr 30, 2018
Sponsors: Administration for Community Living, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Evidence-Based Falls Prevention Program Financed by Prevention and Public Health Fund Inactive
Funding to develop capacity for, deliver, and sustain evidence-based falls prevention programs.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Letter of Intent (Optional): Mar 21, 2018
Application Deadline: Apr 30, 2018
Sponsors: Administration for Community Living, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Senior Medicare Patrol Projects Inactive
Funding to provide local outreach, education, and assistance to Medicare beneficiaries through a volunteer workforce that is trained to empower and assist Medicare beneficiaries, their families, and caregivers to prevent, detect, and report health care fraud, errors, and abuse.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide, as well as the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, Guam, and the U.S. Virgin Islands
Letter of Intent (Optional): Feb 26, 2018
Application Deadline: Apr 16, 2018
Sponsors: Administration for Community Living, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Rehabilitation Research and Training Center on Disability in Rural Communities Inactive
A single grant for a Rehabilitation Research and Training Center (RRTC) to conduct research, knowledge translation, training, dissemination, and technical assistance activities to improve outcomes among people with disabilities who live in rural areas, including those from racial and ethnic minority groups.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Feb 20, 2018
Sponsors: Administration for Community Living, National Institute on Disability, Independent Living, and Rehabilitation Research, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Elder Justice Innovation Grants Inactive
Funding to support the development and advancement of new and emerging issues related to elder justice.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Letter of Intent (Optional): Jul 9, 2017
Application Deadline: Aug 14, 2017
Sponsors: Administration for Community Living, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Grants for Native Americans and Native American Caregiver Support Program Inactive
Funding for programs to increase home- and community-based services to American Indians, Alaska Natives, and Native Hawaiians who are age 60 or older.
Geographic coverage: Nationwide
Application Deadline: Dec 12, 2016
Sponsor: Administration for Community Living
Senior Medicare Patrol Projects for U.S. Virgin Islands Inactive
With this funding opportunity, ACL anticipates awarding up to 1 new cooperative agreement to cover the U.S. Virgin Islands.
Geographic coverage: U.S. Virgin Islands
Application Deadline: Apr 25, 2016
Sponsor: Administration for Community Living