The 2017 Oscar-nominated documentary Edith+Eddie tells the story of Edith Hill and Eddie Harrison, who marry in their mid-90s and become known online as "America’s oldest interracial couple". More than an inspiring love story, theirs also is a cautionary and heart-breaking tale about the state of elder justice and guardianship in the US as Hill's daughters battle over her care and the wishes of the couple to remain together. More →
1. Preventive and Behavioral Health such as:
Chronic Disease Self Management (http://www.aoa.gov/AoARoot/AoA_Programs/HPW/ARRA/Index.aspx)
Cardiovascular Disease and/or Heart Attack Symptoms in Women (http://www.womenshealth.gov/heartattack/; http://www.womenshealth.gov/heart-truth/; http://millionhearts.hhs.gov/)
HIV/AIDS in Older Women (http://www.aoa.gov/AoARoot/AoA_Programs/HPW/HIV_AIDS/index.aspx)
Oral Health in Older Women (http://www.aoa.gov/AoARoot/AoA_Programs/HPW/Oral_Health/index.aspx)
2. Abuse in Older Adults – including but not limited to interpersonal and domestic violence prevention, elder rights protection, and trauma
3. Care Giving – including the role of older women as caregiver for spouse, parent and/or as guardian for grandchildren/children
To submit a proposal for the Safety and Health for Older Women funding opportunity, please complete the RFP form (see here for the PDF) and email it as a Word Doc or PDF to John Snow, Inc. (JSI) at email@example.com or mail it to JSI, ATTN: Jodie Albert, 1725 Blake Street, Suite 400, Denver, Colorado 80202.
Proposals must be received by November on 15th, 2012 by 5:00 p.m. Mountain Time. All proposals will be reviewed by an objective technical review panel, and applicants will be notified via email or mail regarding funding decisions by December 20th, 2012. The period of performance for selected projects will begin upon receipt of award notification and end by September 16th, 2013.
For assistance with the RFP, please e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org or phone toll-free: 1-866-224-3815.