Rehabilitation Research and Training Center (RRTC) on Promoting Healthy Aging for People with Long-Term Physical Disabilities

The purpose of the RRTCs, which are funded through the Disability and Rehabilitation Research Projects and Centers Program, is to achieve the goals of, and improve the effectiveness of, services authorized under the Rehabilitation Act through well-designed research, training, technical assistance, and dissemination activities in important topical areas as specified by NIDILRR. These activities are designed to benefit rehabilitation service providers, individuals with disabilities, family members, policymakers and other research stakeholders. The purpose of this particular RRTC is to generate new research-based knowledge on healthy aging for people with long-term physical disabilities, including evidence-based information on the management of secondary conditions, and practices, programs, and policies that promote healthy aging for this population.

Date Posted: 
Thursday, December 21, 2017
Date Closing: 
Tuesday, February 20, 2018
Sponsor/Funding Agency: 
Administration for Community Living
Award Amount: 
$875,000
Keywords: 
Healthy Aging, Long-Term Physical Disabilities
Contact Email or Phone: 
If you have difficulty accessing the full announcement electronically, please contact: Patricia Barrett Patricia.Barrett@acl.hhs.gov