Announcements

June 17, 2019
AoA’s  Alzheimer's Disease Programs Initiative - Grants to States and Communities program announcement (HHS-2019-ACL-AOA-ADPI-0360) seeks to support and promote the development and expansion of dementia-capable home and community-based service (HCBS) systems in States and Communities.  There are two application options contained in the single funding announcement: Grants to States (Option A) and Grants to Communities (Option B).
June 17, 2019
The National Center on Advancing Person-Centered Practices and Systems (NCAPPS) has several updates on recent activities:
June 13, 2019
The HCBS Business Acumen Center presents a webinar on Thursday, Ju
June 11, 2019
The National Council on Aging announces a call for applications for state and community-based organizations (CBO) to participate in the 2019-20 Network Development Learning Collaborative (NDLC). This learning collaborative is supported with ACL funding.
June 10, 2019
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) is working with the Administration for Community Living through the National Quality Forum (NQF) to address quality measurement in person-centered planning.  As part of NQF’s ongoing effort to ensure full accessibility to the web-based meeting approach for this project, they are offering a webinar to assist participants to fully access the web meetings.
June 6, 2019
Studies indicate that 28 percent to 34 percent of people with dementia are socially isolated and live alone. With no one else living in the home to observe changes in the individual’s cognitive and functional abilities, the progressive decline associated with dementia may go unnoticed until an emergency occurs.
June 5, 2019
As communities around the world prepare to commemorate World Elder Abuse Awareness Day, ACL is making it easier for the public and professionals to access critical information about elder justice from our resource centers.

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