Calling for Proposals
BayPath Elder Services Invites
Older Americans Act Grant Applications
Applications are invited for grants under the Older Americans Act, Title III, Parts B (supportive services) and E (support services for family caregivers). Grants will be awarded through a competitive proposal review process, to support and extend comprehensive and coordinated services enabling persons age 60 and over to remain living in their homes and communities.
The communities are Ashland, Dover, Framingham, Holliston, Hopkinton, Hudson, Marlborough, Natick, Northborough, Sherborn, Southborough, Sudbury, Wayland and Westborough. Proposals must support or extend (1) access to services, (2) in-home services, (3) legal services, (4) community based services, (5) nutrition services and/or (6) respite care. Grant year is October 1, 2018 through September 30, 2019.
“Letters of Intent” are requested from organizations and should be submitted with a brief program description, budget estimates, number of elders / caregivers to be served, estimated service units, and community or communities to be served. The “Letters of Intent” will be screened and the applications for Title III funding will then be issued to appropriate agencies and programs.
The deadline for “Letters of Intent” is 5 p.m. on Thursday, April 12, 2018. The deadline for completed grant application is 5 p.m. on Friday, June 1, 2018. A technical assistance session for prospective applicants will be held on Thursday May 10, 2018 at 10 a.m. at BayPath Elder Services (33 Boston Post Road West, Marlborough, MA 01752).
To attend the technical assistance session, or for further information, contact Fran Bakstran at 508-573-7346 or firstname.lastname@example.org. You can also view the complete description of the grant process here (pdf).