Achieve enduring social change around issues that affect older Americans
Improve availability and quality of community-based and residential long-term services and supports
Increase the competency of professionals and paraprofessionals who serve older adults
Seek causes and solutions to significant problems for older adults
Applications for Responsive Grants are considered three times per year. The deadlines for the submission of applications are February 1, May 1, and August 1. When a deadline falls on a weekend or federal holiday, the due date is moved to the following work day. Decisions are usually made four months after each deadline.