National Family Caregiver Support, Title VI, Part C, Grants To Indian Tribes And Native Hawaiians


To assist Indian Tribal and Native Hawaiian Organizations in providing multifaceted systems of support services for: (1) Family caregivers; and (2) grandparents or older individuals who are relative caregivers. Services to be provided include: information to caregivers about available services; assistance to caregivers in gaining access to the services; individual counseling and caregiver training to assist the caregivers in making decisions and solving problems relating to their caregiving roles; respite care to enable caregivers to be temporarily relieved from their caregiving responsibilities; and supplemental services, on a limited basis, to complement the care provided by caregivers.

General information about this opportunity
Last Known Status
Program Number
Federal Agency/Office
Administration For Community Living (Acl), Department of Health and Human Services
Type(s) of Assistance Offered
A - Formula Grants; B - Project Grants
Program Accomplishments
Not applicable.
Older Americans Act, Public Law 106-501
Who is eligible to apply/benefit from this assistance?
Applicant Eligibility
Indian Tribal and Native Hawaiian Organizations with approved applications under Title VI, Parts A and B.
Beneficiary Eligibility
Family caregivers, grandparents, and older individuals who are relative caregivers will benefit.
Applicable costs and administrative procedures will be determined in accordance with Parts 75 and 92 of Title 45 of the Code of Federal Regulations.
What is the process for applying and being award this assistance?
Pre-Application Procedure
Preapplication coordination is not applicable.
Application Procedure
2 CFR 200, Uniform Administrative Requirements, Cost Principles, and Audit Requirements for Federal Awards applies to this program. Grant applications are submitted in accordance with program announcements developed by the Administration on Aging (AoA) and will be published in
Award Procedure
After review and approval, notification of award will be issued to the grantee.
Contact the headquarters or regional location, as appropriate for application deadlines
Approval/Disapproval Decision Time
From 60 to 90 days. Grants are approved approximately 60 to 120 days from closing date or receipt of application.
Appeals are processed in accordance with the HHS regulations in 45 CFR Part 1326 and 1328.
Renewals within the grant period are based on satisfactory performance during the prior year and the availability of funds.
How are proposals selected?
Not applicable.
How may assistance be used?
This authority is for making grants to Indian Tribal and Native Hawaiian Organizations under Title VI-C to enable the provision of multifaceted systems of support services for family caregivers; and for grandparents or older individuals who are relative caregivers.
What are the requirements after being awarded this opportunity?
Not applicable.
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.
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
Funds for grants are awarded for no less than a 12-month period. Payment Management System
Who do I contact about this opportunity?
Regional or Local Office
Administration on Aging Regional Administrator, Administration for Community Living, Department of Health and Human Services, located at all HHS Federal Regional Offices. (See Appendix IV of the Catalog for listings.)
Headquarters Office
Cynthia LaCounte
330 C Street, SW
Washington, DC 20201 US
Phone: 202-795-7380
Website Address
Financial Information
Account Identification
(Formula Grants) FY 17 est $7,478,530.00; FY 16$7,468,657.00; FY 18 Estimate Not Available
Range and Average of Financial Assistance
FY 16 Ranges for Part C - $14,270-$58,547 FY 17 Ranges for Part C - $13,820-$56,560
Regulations, Guidelines and Literature
Older American Act of 1965 Amendments of 2000 109.631(a)(b) 45 CFR Part 74, 45 CFR Part 92.


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