Age-Friendly Funding Alert: BCBS of MA Foundation, Community Mobility Design Challenge

Communities working to become more age- and dementia friendly may be interested in the following funding opportunities.

Grants of up to $25,000 are available from the National Center for Mobility Management. These grants will support communities in researching and creating innovative mobility solutions for community members who face transportation barriers in advancing their personal well-being. Learn more on a June 23 webinar. Applications are due July 15.

The Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Foundation is pleased to announce the launch of the Advancing Community-Driven Mental Health grant program.

Advancing Community-Driven Mental Health grant program will fund community-based organizations to improve access to community-based mental health services for adults experiencing mild to moderate mental health distress and practical problems of daily living. The grant program will equip staff members of community-based organizations to deliver mental health support in the community focusing on teaching basic concepts and skills that enable individuals to address and deal with issues of immediate concern to them.