Healthy Brain Initiative: Funding Available
October 24, 2019
The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) has released a funding application for the Healthy Brain Initiative.
The new funding is for local health jurisdictions to build their capacity to promote cognitive health, with the purpose of improving early intervention and timely diagnosis using successful public health approaches. The one-time, $4.5 million allocation will be awarded to a total of six local health jurisdictions over three consecutive fiscal years. Each county will be allocated $750,000.
Applications are due Monday, January 6, 2020 by 4:00 PM (PST).
Interested local health jurisdictions are invited to attend an informational webinar on Thursday, December 5, 2019, and local health jurisdictions can submit application questions to be addressed via the webinar through Friday, November 15, 2019.
All questions concerning the application can be submitted to AlzheimersD@cdph.ca.gov with the subject Line: ADP RFA #19-10704 Questions.
CSAC encourages local health jurisdictions to apply for this funding to advance this important issue.