Grant: $1,321,639 - Administration on Aging - Mar. 18, 2009
50% voted satisfied - 50% voted not satisfied - 2 vote(s) cast
Award Description: ARRA provided funding for Congregate Nutrition Services. Established in 1972 under the Older Americans Act, the program provides meals to older Americans in congregate facilities such as senior centers, adult day centers, and faith-based settings.
Project Description: ARRA funding for Congregate Nutrition Services will augment existing resources, replace revenue lost from local sources due to the economic downturn, and support the continued delivery of meals to vulnerable older Americans. Congregate meals help seniors to maintain their health and avoid hospitalization and nursing home placement.
Jobs Summary: Not Applicable. (Total jobs reported: 0)
Project Status: Less Than 50% Completed
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