Area Agency on Aging, Palm Beach/Treasure Coast, Inc.

Contact Information

4400 N Congress Ave
West Palm Beach, FL 33407 - 3226
(561) 684-5885 201
Commission AmeriCorps State FY 2011

Executive Summary

Caring Connections Respite Program, sponsored by the Area Agency on Aging, Palm Beach/Treasure Coast, Inc., will recruit, train and engage 40 quarter-time AmeriCorps members, 55 and older, in home-based respite care for underserved, low-income, and vulnerable older adults and their caregivers. The program will help to restore meaning, dignity, and purpose to caregivers who feel forgotten, isolated, and overwhelmed, and help older adults age in place, living independently in their homes.

Award Information

Application ID: 11AC123652
CNCS Award Amount:
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