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About the Grants Process


The North Central Area Agency on Aging, Inc. (NCAAA) receives federal funding under Title III of the Older Americans Act through the Connecticut State Department on Aging, to encourage the development of a comprehensive and coordinated system of service delivery for older persons. Awards and contracts for State and Community Programs on Aging under Title III are categorized as follows:

Part A: General Provisions
Part B: Supportive Services and Senior Centers
Part C: Nutrition Services
Sub-part I: Congregate Nutrition Services
Sub-part II: Home Delivered Nutrition Services
Part D: Disease Prevention & Health Promotion Services
Part E: National Family Caregiver Support Program

 

The local agencies supported by NCAAA provide a wide range of services including but not limited to: access services, adult day care, Alzheimer's programs, community education/counseling, community services, health services, in home services, legal services, nutrition programs, and supportive services for caregivers.

If you are interested in the full array of programs funded for this particular program year, please refer to the Title III Directory. This document lists all of the programs in the region and may be downloaded directly from the website.

Information about specific programs can be obtained by contacting that program directly using the phone number listed with each program description. Questions and/or comments regarding the information contained in the directory should be directed to the NCAAA Grants Manager.

The following documents have been provided to assist you with the application process. All documents can be found on the downloads page.  Please see the following four categories below:

  1. Types of Service Grants
    • Alzheimer's Aide
    • Older American's Act Funding, Title III B, D & E
  2. Alzheimer's Aide Grant
    • Request for Proposal Notice
    • RFP Instructions
    • Alzheimer's Application
  3. Older Americans Act Funding, Title III B, D & E
    • Request for Proposal Notice
    • Funding and Eligibility Overview
    • Funding Priorities
    • The Paperwork
    • Instructions for Completing the Grant Application (5 parts)
      • Application Fact Sheet
      • Checklist
      • Part A – Project Description
      • Part B – Project Budget
      • Part C – Provider Assurances
  4. Grant Writing Resources
    • NCAAA Grant Timetable
    • Invitation to "Grant Technical Assistance" Session
    • NAPIS Definitions
    • Stats and Data Sources
    • Declining Funding Formula
    • Focal Points

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