Although there are many assistance programs and services available to help elder adults, often senior citizens, who need the extra support, are unaware that assistance and senior citizen grants exist. See below for an example of an up to $3,000 grant available just to senior citizens! The program shown is provided by the specified City specifically for its senior citizen residents; this is just one example of the many programs your city, county or state may be offering that you could be taking advantage of! The GrantVine database has 1000’s of programs listed for individuals living in all states, providing assistance for a variety of needs to senior citizens everywhere!
There are many agencies that are here to assist senior citizens achieve and maintain their independence and improve their quality of life through assistance and senior citizen grants. Many states have agencies that provide programs that offer counseling, assistance, referrals, case management and may provide services such as: meals, health insurance counseling, respite care, legal services, transportation, adult day care, emergency response, financial assistance, health insurance, home care services, medical, home accessibility modifications, and much more! Information and Referral staff, benefit specialists and advocates may be located in a county aging office to assist seniors’ access these programs and services; in some counties they are part of the social or human services department or an aging and disability division. These specialists are trained and their services are free; however, some agencies do ask for a donation and/or have service fees based on a sliding scale determined by income level.The hardest part of finding assistance knows where to look for it. GrantVine has compiled 1000’s of programs into our easy to use grant database to help individuals find the assistance they need. GrantVine’s database houses 1000’s of programs, including senior citizen grants, specifically to assist seniors with medical and dental, transportation, health and nutrition, employment, caregiver support, home accessibility modifications, respite care, in-home care, and much more. Some programs only require that you are older than 60 to benefit! Start your search now to find out what type of assistance and senior citizen grants you may benefit from!