The Administration for Community Living (ACL)/U.S. Administration on Aging (AoA) is providing this competitive grant opportunity to eligible entities for the purpose of establishing and providing ongoing technical assistance and support and build upon past advancements and innovations in serving this older LGBT individuals through new, efficient and sustainable approaches for ensuring high quality and culturally competent service delivery. Under this Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA), ACL/AoA plans to fund one (1) cooperative agreement at a federal funding level of up to $295,540 per year for two (2) years, pending the availability of Federal funds.
Applicants to this FOA must demonstrate the capacity to work at the national level to provide training, technical assistance and support to aging network entities (State Units on Aging, Area Agencies on Aging, service providers), LGBT organizations, and older LGBT consumers. Further, applicants must demonstrate the support and active involvement of a range of stakeholders sufficiently broad so as to ensure that all requirements outlined in this FOA are addressed.