The Department of Health and Human Services is the Federal government's principal agency for protecting the health of all Americans and providing essential human services, especially to those who are least able to help themselves.
|Recipient||Amount||Start Date||End Date|
|Illinois Department On Aging||$ 48,689||   ||2019-10-01||2021-09-30|
|Health & Human Services, North Carolina Department Of||$ 40,762||   ||2019-10-01||2021-09-30|
|Health And Human Services Commission, Texas||$ 89,397||   ||2019-10-01||2021-09-30|
|Pa Department Of Aging||$ 56,245||   ||2019-10-01||2021-09-30|
|Aging, Ohio Department Of||$ 48,595||   ||2019-10-01||2021-09-30|
|Health & Human Services, Michigan Department Of||$ 41,930||   ||2019-10-01||2021-09-30|
|Aging, California Department Of||$ 138,385||   ||2019-10-01||2021-09-30|
|Elder Affairs, Florida Department Of||$ 100,186||   ||2019-10-01||2021-09-30|
|Aging, New York State Office For The||$ 77,632||   ||2019-10-01||2021-09-30|
|Human Services, Georgia Department Of||$ 36,008||   ||2019-10-01||2021-09-30|
Uses and Use Restrictions
Funds are awarded to States to develop or strengthen service systems through designated State Agencies on Aging, Area Agencies on Aging and other entities.
Funds under this Title and Chapter are included in State aging plans covering 2, 3, or 4 years, with annual revisions as necessary, submitted for approval to the Assistant Secretary for Aging.
Funds must be used to design and implement programs for the provision of long-term care ombudsman services for individuals living in long-term care facilities.
All States and U.S.
Territories which have State Agencies on Aging designated by the governors.
Individuals residing in long-term care facilities or requiring assistance in entering or transferring from such facilities.
Applicable costs and administrative procedures will be determined in accordance with Part 75 of Title 45 of the Code of Federal Regulations. This program is excluded from coverage under 2 CFR 200, Subpart E - Cost Principles.
Aplication and Award Process
Preapplication coordination is required.
Environmental impact information is not required for this program.
This program is eligible for coverage under E.O.
12372, 'Intergovernmental Review of Federal Programs.' An applicant should consult the office or official designated as the single point of contact in his or her State for more information on the process the State requires to be followed in applying for assistance, if the State has selected the program for review.
2 CFR 200, Uniform Administrative Requirements, Cost Principles, and Audit Requirements for Federal Awards applies to this program. Consult the appropriate Regional Office for State application instructions. (See Appendix IV of the Catalog for listing).
The Administration for Community Living awards funds through a statutory formula to State Agencies on Aging.
Contact the headquarters or regional office, as appropriate, for application deadlines.
Older Americans Act of 1965, as amended, Section 702 (a).
Range of Approval/Disapproval Time
States and territories are entitled to these grants by statute.
Appeals are processed in accordance with HHS regulations in 45 CFR 16.
Applications are submitted for a 2-, 3-, or 4-year period and revised as necessary.
Formula and Matching Requirements
Statutory Formula: This program has minimum funding requirements, see funding agency for further details. This program has no matching requirements. This program does not have MOE requirements.
Length and Time Phasing of Assistance
One year. Method of awarding/releasing assistance: lump sum.
Post Assistance Requirements
Federal Financial Report, SF-425.
Federal Financial Report,SF-425.
as noted in the Program Announcement.
as noted in the Program Announcement.
In accordance with the provisions of 2 CFR 200, Subpart F - Audit Requirements, non-Federal entities that expend financial assistance of $750,000 or more in Federal awards will have a single or a program-specific audit conducted for that year. Non-Federal entities that expend less than $750,000 a year in Federal awards are exempt from Federal audit requirements for that year, except as noted in 2 CFR 200.503. In accordance with the provisions of Subpart F-Audit Requirements, under 45 CFR Part 75.500, nonfederal entities that expend financial assistance of $750,000 or more in Federal awards will have a single or a program-specific audit conducted for that year. Nonfederal entities that expend less than $750,000 a year in Federal awards are exempt from Federal audit requirements for that year. Except as noted in 45 CFR Part 75.500.
Records must be kept available for 3 years after submission of the final expenditure report.
(Formula Grants) FY 16 $15,837,665; FY 17 est $15,814,316; and FY 18 Estimate Not Available
Range and Average of Financial Assistance
FY15 Range: $9,829 - $1,618,546; Average: $280,824.
Regulations, Guidelines, and Literature
45 CFR 92 and 45 CFR 1324 (renumbered effective July 1, 2016)
Regional or Local Office
See Regional Agency Offices. Regional Administrator, Administration for Community Living, Department of Health and Human Services, Regional Offices. (See Appendix IV of the Catalog.).
Louise Ryan Dept of Health and Human Services, Administration for Community Living 330 C Street, SW, Washington, District of Columbia 20201 Email: Louise.Ryan@acl.hhs.gov Phone: 206-615-2514
Criteria for Selecting Proposals
Awards are made on a non-competitive basis.
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