Nevada Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) - Aging and Disability Services Division (ADSD)
02/17/20 11:59 PM PST
Contracts for Services to Nevada nonprofit organizations, public agencies, and for-profit businesses for a range of services to benefit senior citizens, individuals with disabilities, and caregivers. Contracts are intended for service providers addressing food security, medicare assistance, transportation, in-home services, caregiver support services, evidence-based programs, and ancillary services.
Service Categories: The Aging and Disability Services Division has defined seven (7) service categories. The service categories are defined based on the overall benefit to the target population and could include more than one service.
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 (300% of FPL or lower), frail individuals, age 60 or older, in the following categories:
Detailed information about the service categories can be found starting at http://adsd.nv.gov/uploadedFiles/agingnvgov/content/Programs/Grant/NOFOandInstructions-SSFY21.pdf#page=21.
GrantWatch ID#: 187945
- Nevada Care Connection: Funding is allocated to each county based on the total county population, the number of older adults and people with disabilities in the county, and county population density.
- Medicare Assistance Program: Funding is allocated based on the percent of Medicare beneficiaries by county, the total Medicare beneficiaries in the state, and county population density.
- Transportation: Funding is allocated based on the population age 60 and older, the % of the population who is a minority and/or lower income, and county population density.
- In Home Services, Caregiver Support Services, Food Security, Evidence Based Programs, and Ancillary Services: The funding amount and number of awards will be determined based on competitive scoring, regional allocations, and administrator decision.
- Budget Period: July 1, 2020 – June 30, 2021
- Project Period: July 1, 2020 – June 30, 2022
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Applications must be emailed to both:
Social Services Manager, Grants Management
General program/service questions and technical assistance on the required forms can be directed to the above.
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