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2023 Request for Proposals for Agencies Interested in Establishing or Expanding a Group Respite or Early Memory Loss (EML) Program for Elders with DementiaTheir Families and Care Partners

Seed Grants Are Available for the Expansion or Start-up of Group Respite or EML Programs:

In the fall of 2023, The Foundation will be awarding seed grants for the expansion or development of dementia-specific Group Respite programs or specialized programs for people with Early Memory Loss. The grants are $20,000 for the first year with an opportunity for a second-tier grant of $10,000. Any 501©(3) or equivalent not-for-profit service agency wishing to expand or start-up a new community-based day program for people with dementia, their families and care partners is invited to apply. Proposals are due on Thursday, July 6, 2023 at The Brookdale Foundation Group by email. 

Application Process:
Download the Guidelines and the grant Application in MS Word and/or PDF file.

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Guidelines    Application (MS Word)     Application (PDF)

For more information contact Carmen Mendieta at cm@brookdalefoundation.org