Empowering Older Adults and Adults with Disabilities through Chronic Disease Self-Management Education Programs - financed by Prevention and Public Health Funds (PPHF)

 

The cooperative agreements are intended to increase the number of chronic disease self-management education program participants, while concurrently increasing the sustainability of these proven programs in the aging and disability networks. This funding also supports a cooperative agreement for a National Chronic Disease Self-Management Education Resource Center.

General information about this opportunity
Last Known Status
Active
Program Number
93.734
Federal Agency/Office
Administration For Community Living (Acl), Department of Health and Human Services
Type(s) of Assistance Offered
B - Project Grants; Z - Salaries and Expenses
Program Accomplishments
Not applicable.
Authorization
The statutory authority for grants under this Funding Opportunity Announcement is contained in the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2017, Pub. L. 115-31, Title II; Public Health Service Act, 42 U.S.C. §§ 300u-2 (Community Programs) and 300u-3 (Information Programs); and the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, 42 U.S.C. § 300u-11 (Prevention and Public Health Fund)., Title Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, Part 42 U.S>C., Section 300u-11
Who is eligible to apply/benefit from this assistance?
Applicant Eligibility
Eligible applicants are domestic public or private non-profit entities including state and local governments, Indian tribal governments and organizations (American Indian/Alaskan Native/Native American), faith-based organizations, community-based organizations, hospitals, and institutions of higher education.
Beneficiary Eligibility
The ultimate beneficiaries of this funding opportunity are older and disabled adults with chronic conditions residing in States, Tribes and Territories. .
Credentials/Documentation
The successful applicant will be an organization that meets the following criteria: 1. Proposed only evidence-based programs (including at least one CDSME program and, on an optional basis, one self-management support program) that are on the lists of pre-approved CDSME and self-management support programs in the Appendices. 2. Provided signed letters of commitment from key partners and collaborators named in the proposal. 3. Included a Budget Narrative/Justification.
What is the process for applying and being award this assistance?
Pre-Application Procedure
Preapplication coordination is required. Pre-application coordination is required. Environmental impact information is not required for this program. This program is excluded from coverage under E.O. 12372.
Application Procedure
This program is excluded from coverage under 2 CFR 200, Uniform Administrative Requirements, Cost Principles, and Audit Requirements for Federal Awards.
Award Procedure
Notification of Award will be issued to the grantee.
Deadlines
Contact the headquarters or regional location, as appropriate for application deadlines
Approval/Disapproval Decision Time
As specified in guidelines published in the Funding Opportunity Announcement.
Appeals
Not applicable.
Renewals
Not applicable.
How are proposals selected?
Cooperative agreements will be awarded on a competitive basis. Specific details for evaluating applications are published as part of the Funding Opportunity Announcement.
How may assistance be used?
Grant funding could potentially be used for agreed-upon activities associated with the following goals: 1) To significantly increase the number of older adults and adults with disabilities in underserved areas and populations who participate in evidence-based self-management education and support programs to empower them to better manage their chronic conditions; and 2) To implement innovative funding arrangements, including contracts and collaborations with one or more sustainability partners, to support evidence-based self-management education and support programs during and beyond the grant period. Additionally, embed programs into an integrated, sustainable evidence-based prevention program network via centralized, coordinated processes.
What are the requirements after being awarded this opportunity?
Reporting
Not applicable.
Auditing
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
Records must be maintained for 3 years after submission of the final financial report.
Other Assistance Considerations
Formula and Matching Requirements
Statutory formula is not applicable to this assistance listing.

Matching requirements are not applicable to this assistance listing.

MOE requirements are not applicable to this assistance listing.
Length and Time Phasing of Assistance
Grants may be made for up to a 3 year project period. Annual or fully funded budget periods maybe awarded subject to the availability of funds. Method of awarding/releasing assistance: Payment of grant expenses will be through the Payment Management System. Method of awarding/releasing assistance: by letter of credit. Method of awarding/releasing assistance: letter. Method of awarding/releasing assistance: Letter.
Who do I contact about this opportunity?
Regional or Local Office
Kristie Kulinski, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Community Living, Administration on Aging, 330 C Street, SW, Washington, District of Columbia 20201 Email: kristie.@acl.hhs.gov Phone: (202) 795-7379
Headquarters Office
Kristie Kulinski,
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Administration for Community Living
330 C Street, SW
Washington, DC 20201 US
kristie.kulinski@acl.hhs.gov
Phone: 202-795-7379
Website Address
http://www.acl.gov
Financial Information
Account Identification
75-0142-0-1-506
Obligations
(Salaries and Expenses) FY 17$8,000,000.00; FY 18 est $8,000,000.00; FY 19 Estimate Not Available FY 16$8,000,000.00; -
Range and Average of Financial Assistance
FY 2018 Range: $145,255 - $850,000
Regulations, Guidelines and Literature
All grantees must comply with all requirements specified for grants funded through the Prevention and Public Health fund. Grantees also must comply with polices outlined in HHS Grants Policy Statement located at http://www.hhs.gov/asfr/ogapa/grantinformation/hhsgps107.pdf
Examples of Funded Projects
Not applicable.

 


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