93.048 Special Programs for the Aging Title IV and Title II Discretionary Projects
CSFA Number: 402-02-2430
Agency Name
Department On Aging (402)
Agency Identification
Agency Contact
Amy Lullich
Short Description
This project will provide technology devices to older adults and persons with disabilities in order to combat social isolation.
Subject Area
Program Function
Enabling Legislation
Coronavirus Preparedness and Response Supplemental Appropriations
Act, 2020, P.L. 116-123
Objectives and Goals
To support the development and testing of innovative programs, services and systems of support that respond to the needs of the nation?s growing elderly population and those individuals in need of long term services and supports (LTSS), to improve knowledge of the problems and needs of the elderly, to help ensure adequately trained personnel in the field of aging, and to demonstrate better ways of improving the quality of life for the elderly, their caregivers and people with disabilities.
Types of Assistance
Cooperative Agreements
Uses and Restrictions
Not Applicable
Eligibility Requirements
Grants may be made to any public or nonprofit private agency, organization, or institution. Contracts may be awarded to any agency, organization or institution. Grants and contracts are not available to individuals.
Eligible Applicants
Application and Award Processing
This program is excluded from coverage under OMB Circular No. A-102. OMB Circular No. A-110 applies to this program. The availability of competitive grant funds under Title IV is announced from time to time via program announcements that are simultaneously published on www.grants.gov and on the AoA/ACL website at http://www.aoa.gov/AoARoot/Grants/Funding/index.aspx. In addition, announcements intended for a wide audience of applicants may be published in the Federal Register. All required forms and instructions for specific program announcements can be found on the AoA/ACL website.Contract information is published in the Commerce Business Daily. Notification of award will be issued to the grantee.
Assistance Consideration
Older individuals aged 60 and older, family caregivers and grandparents, and older individuals who are relative caregivers, individuals at high-risk of institutional placement, and individuals in need of assistance with or planning ahead for their long-term care needs.
Post Assistance Requirements
Semi-annual progress reports and final reports are required of grantees. Performance monitoring accomplished through site visits, review of progress reports, and general interaction between the Federal Program Officer and grantee.
Regulations, Guidelines, Literature
See Chapter XIII, Title 45 of the Code of Federal Regulations on AoA supported projects. Annual guidelines, program information, and application instructions are available from the Administration on Aging, Washington, DC 20201.
Funding By Fiscal Year
FY 2020 : $300,000
FY 2021 : $1,400,000
Federal Funding
Notice of Funding Opportunities
Agency IDGrantee NameStart DateEnd DateAmount
AT202122Illinois Assistive Technology Program07/01/202009/30/20211,705,454