Biden-Harris Administration Delivers Funds to Support Older Americans' Health
May 13, 2021
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Administration for Community Living has released $1.4 billion in funding from the American Rescue Plan for Older Americans Act programs, including initiatives to support vaccine outreach and coordination, address social isolation, provide family caregiver support, and offer nutrition support.
The department also plans to fund justice programs to ensure the safety and protection of older adults.
According to a White House fact sheet released on May 3, officials plan to distribute the funds as follows:
$750 million for meals for older adu...