Announcements

March 25, 2019
ACL recently released a new funding opportunity for the aging services network.  This opportunity supports systematic testing and docum
March 25, 2019
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has issued updated guidance to State Medicaid Directors on implementing activities associated with the home and community-based services (HCBS) regulation. This guidance, issued as a set of frequently asked questions (FAQs), provides clarification on the “heightened scrutiny” process, which allows states to provide evidence to CMS demonstrating that a setting does not have the qualities of an institution, but does have the qualities of a home and community-based setting. View the guidance and see more information:
March 22, 2019
Thursday, April 4, 2019, 2:00-3:00 PM ET When older adults are actively involved and engaged in their community while participating in intergenerational programs, it benefits both older adults and the teens or children with whom they interact.
March 21, 2019
A new issue brief from the National Center for Medical-Legal Partnerships at the George Washington University's Milken Institute School of Public Health describes the pressing legal needs facing older adults, and ways that partnerships between clinical settings and legal assistance providers can address social determinants of health, preserve independence, a
March 20, 2019
Tuesday, April 9, 2019, 2:00 – 3:00 pm EDT Join the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s Office for Older Americans for a free webinar highlighting findings from its new report, Suspicious Activity Reports on Elder Financial Exploitation: Issues and Trends. CFPB’s first-ever public analysis provides a chance to better understand elder fraud and find ways to improve prevention and response.
March 14, 2019
The Elizabeth Dole Foundation is now accepting grant application
March 14, 2019
The National Institute on Disability, Independent Living, and Rehabilitation Researc
March 13, 2019
Join the Self Advocacy Resource and Technical Assistance Center (SART
March 13, 2019
Learn more and apply for this grant. ACL’s new Legal Assistance Enhancement Program (LAEP) will support legal assistance enhancements and innovations in four key areas: Outreach efforts to effectively educate clients and the aging network about legal assistance; Intake strategies that are integrated with the broader aging network;

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