Announcements

August 15, 2016
The public is invited to submit comments on ACL reporting systems collecting data on the Long-term Care Ombudsman and Adult Protective Services (APS) programs. National Adult Maltreatment Reporting System
August 9, 2016
Wednesday, August 10, 1:00-2:00 pm EST Join us for a webinar involving two ACL-funded initiatives. The Amputee Coalition is dedicated to providing services and supports to people living with limb loss and or limb differences. Centers for Independent Living (CILs) are cross disability organizations that provide an array of services to all people with disabilities. CILs exist in over 300 communities and in every state and territory. 
August 4, 2016
August 1, 2016 On July 7, 2016, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) announced a proposal to expand the Diabetes Prevention Program to Medicare beneficiaries beginning on January 1, 2018. The Diabetes Prevention Program is a structured lifestyle intervention that includes dietary coaching, lifestyle intervention, and moderate physical activity, all with the goal of preventing the onset of diabetes in individuals who are pre-diabetic.
August 2, 2016
Tuesday, August 23, 3:00-4:00 pm ET Join the National Alzheimer’s and Dementia Resource Center to learn about two faith-related programs for people with dementia and their caregivers— the Alzheimer’s Orange County Interfaith Outreach Program in California and the Respite Ministry in Montgomery, Alabama. Learn more and register for this webinar.
July 25, 2016
July 14, 2016 "The Older Americans Act clearly affirms our nation's sense of responsibility toward the well-being of all of our older citizens. But even more, the results of this act will help us to expand our opportunities for enriching the lives of all of our citizens in this country, now and in the years to come."
July 25, 2016
Learn more about ACL’s nutrition programs and research Nutrition Services for Older Americans General Information Find Nutrition Services Near You Dietary Guidelines for Older Americans National Resource Center on Nutrition and Aging
July 15, 2016
The Administration for Community Living (ACL), Office of Nutrition and Health Promotion Programs (ONHPP), in collaboration with consultant Tim McNeill, invites you to the Business Acumen webinar entitled, Becoming a Medicare Provider and Targeting Dual Eligible Beneficiaries. The webinar is scheduled for Tuesday, July 19 from 1:00 – 2:30pm EST. 
July 13, 2016
Tuesday, July 19, 2016,  3:00 pm - 4:30 pm ET
July 12, 2016
The Administration for Independent Living (ACL), Independent Living Administration (ILA) recognizes there is a need to develop capacity building within existing Centers for Independent Living (CIL) for serving individuals with disabilities in Indian Country. Through a new funding opportunity ACL intends to:
July 12, 2016
ACL recently announced grant awards totaling over $1.2 million to help older adults gain access to quality legal services.  These awards are designed to help improve the quality of life of elders at risk of abuse, neglect, or financial exploitation in their communities.

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