Grant: $325,000 - Administration on Aging - Mar. 18, 2009
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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 Sevices 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: Area agencies on aging in the State of Vermont used ARRA funding to hire or retain staff to increase participation in the congregate meals program. (Total jobs reported: 1)
Project Status: More than 50% Completed
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|Council On Aging For Southeastern Vermont Incorporated||$56,177||SPRINGFIELD||VT|
|Southwestern Vermont Council On Aging, Inc.||$62,764||RUTLAND||VT|
|Central VT Council On Aging (inc)||$63,815||BARRE||VT|
|Champlain Valley Agency On Aging Inc||$94,813||ESSEX JUNCTION||VT|
|Northeast Kingdom Council On Aging||$47,431||SAINT JOHNSBURY||VT|