Notice of Funding Availability
Foster Grandparent and Senior Companion Grants is open to
Federally-recognized Indian Tribes. Established in 1965, the Foster Grandparent Program (FGP) is one of the oldest intergenerational programs in the country, engaging adults age 55 and over to provide loving and experienced tutors and mentors to children and youth with special needs or exceptional needs.
The Needs Assessment, Identifying Our
Needs: A Survey of Elders assists tribes, villages, and homesteads in creating a record of the health and social needs of their elders.
Survey results satisfy the requirement for Title VI nutrition and caregiving grants and document the needs
of your elders to help with tribal planning, long-term care discussions,and grant applications.
How to get started | Assessment materials
The Heroes Project honors individuals
who have dedicated their time, talent, and energy to help Native American elders. These are your neighbors
whose efforts often go unrecognized. This year's recipients will be announced soon.
Native Aging Visions Newsletter
Well-Balanced: Wise Elders Living Longer
is group program designed specifically for Native American elders that combines exercise, information, and social
interaction to help elders remain active and independent as long as possible.
Native Elder Caregiver Curriculum (NECC)
Elder caregivers in your community are one of our most valuable resources. Help them function more effectively with a three day workshop.
Learn more about the Native Elder Caregiver Curriculum