Steuben County Office For Aging
RSVP 2013 Competition Appendix A Part 1 Funding Opportunities
An estimated 450 Steuben County RSVP volunteers will serve; 255 of which will serve in the Primary Focus Area' "Healthy Futures". They will assist seniors to age in place by providing transportation, home-delivered meals, and companionship. They will also serve as Bone Builder leaders and support food pantries throughout the county. Volunteers will serve at approximately 30 sites across the county such as Meals on Wheels, ProAction Home Delivered Meals, Steuben Coordinated Transportation, Faith in Action, Project Care, and food pantries through Catholic Charities, Steuben Rural Ministry, Salvation Army, and other faith-based organizations. At the end of the 3-year performance period, 393 seniors will have increased social support by receiving the independent living services of food delivery, transportation, and companionship, 850 individuals will receive emergency food, and 250 individuals will participate in the Bone Builders program. The CNCS federal investment of $65,268 will be supplemented by $99,406 of non-federal resources.