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Recent Grants Awarded

$75,000  |  Bay Ridge Center

Todd Fliedner

Promoting Healthy Aging in Southwest Brooklyn

This grant will help support the development of a health and wellness program that will be tailored to meet older adults’ biological, psychological, social, and cultural needs.

 

 

$180,000  |  Callen-Lorde Community Health Center

Finn Brigham

Healthy Aging

This funding will support the creation of a healthcare program designed specifically for LGBTQ+ patients over the age 60.

 

 

 

$138,000  |  Hospice and Palliative Care Association of New York State (HPCANYS)

Jeanne Chirico, MPA

Expanding Access to Palliative Care Services in New York State

HPCANYS will work with NYS DOH to develop a palliative care services benefit that supports those with serious illness regardless of coverage type, age, and setting.

 

 

 

$211,000  |  Jewish Association for Services for the Aged (JASA)

Arielle Basch

JASA and Maimonides Medical Center (MMC): A Clinical-Community Transitional Care Partnership to Support an AFHS

This project will enhance JASA’s transitional care work with Maimonides by addressing the 4Ms post-discharge in the community.

 

 

 

$182,000  |  Northwell Health Foundation

Tara Liberman, DO

Hospice Not Taken Under Care Intervention - For Older Adults Residing in Queens, Brooklyn, and Staten Island

This grant will help improve the hospice conversion rate and increase hospice utilization through targeted outreach and education on the goals and benefits of hospice care.

 

 

 

$200,000  |  NYC Health + Hospitals

Sakina Ouedraogo Tall, MD

Telemedicine Cognitive Geriatric Program

This grant will support H+H's cognitive geriatric program to increase the detection of dementia, improve quality of care and provide more support to caregivers.

 

 

 

$180,000  |  NYC Health + Hospitals

Saima Ajmal, MD

Implementation of Age-Friendly Health Systems

This grant will enhance Bellevue Hospital's ability to deliver high-quality care to older adults by utilizing the four essential elements of an Age-Friendly Health System.

 

 

 

$150,000  |  Search and Care

Aaron Rooney, LMSW

Expanding Health Access Through Technology and Community Partnership

This grant will provide Metropolitan Hospital Geriatrics patients access to telehealth and computer coaching.

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