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Project Independence

Resource type: Grants

Granted to Gaylord Hospital


To support the development of Project Independence, a three-year demonstration program of rehabilitation to prevent geriatric disorders which lead to disability, loss of independence, and institutionalization. The goal is to develop a geriatric rehabilitation center at Gaylord Hospital as well as outreach programs to serve persons over the age of 65 in nearby communities.

Grant Amount


Year Awarded



36 Months

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Global Impact:

United States

Historical Programme Affiliations:


Foundation Center Themes:

Rehabilitation, Geriatrics

Foundation Center Approaches:

Program Creation, Public Engagement & Education