Older Evacuee BenefitsCheckUp

Resource type: Grants

Granted to National Council on Aging, Inc.

Goal

To meet the need of older adults evacuated in response to the Gulf hurricanes in the United States by developing and deploying a modified version of BenefitsCheckUp, an online screening and enrolment service to access public benefits.

Grant Amount

$500,000

Year Awarded

2005

Term

21 Months

Related Resources

Global Impact:

United States

Historical Programme Affiliations:

Ageing

Foundation Center Themes:

Health Insurance, Senior Services, Hurricanes

Foundation Center Approaches:

Nonprofit Collaboration, Advocacy