Announcements

September 17, 2020
In response to the ongoing opioid crisis, ACL recently awarded a total of $1.7 million in two-year state APS enhancement grants to Montana and Nevada. The state APS systems will use the demonstration grants to innovate and enhance practices, services, data collection, and reporting in order to better serve and assist clients impacted by the opioid crisis.
September 16, 2020
A note from the Deputy Assistant Secretary for Aging: 
September 16, 2020
ACL recently awarded 11 grants for innovative projects that will enhance the quality, effectiveness and outcomes of nutrition services programs provided by the national aging services network. The 2020 grants total $2,649,389 over a three-year project period. ACL aims to identify innovative and promising practices that can be scaled across the country and to increase the use of evidence-informed practices within nutrition programs through this grant program.  The 11 organizations receiving grants and their projects include:
September 14, 2020
Here's what's new on our COVID-19 resource page:  Upcoming virtual events:
September 11, 2020
Register today! (Instructions for joining the webinar will be provided in your confirmation email.)
September 10, 2020
Thursday, September 24, 2020 2:00-4:30 PM ET
September 10, 2020
Thursday, September 17, 2020 12:30-1:45 PM ET
September 9, 2020
Monday, September 28, 2020 2:00-3:30 PM ET
September 9, 2020
HHS' Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response recently published Discharge Planning and Care Coordination during the COVID-19 Pandemic, a resource developed in partnership with ACL and the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services. This tool is designed to support nurses, social workers, case managers, and others conducting discharge planning for adults with disabilities after COVID-19 treatment.
September 8, 2020
Thursday, September 17, 2020  2:00-3:00 PM ET

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