Heffernan Memorial Healthcare District
The Heffernan Memorial Healthcare District will be accepting Grant Applications for the 2020-2021 Fiscal Year. The Grant deadline has been extended to Friday, November 20, 2020 at 12:00 p.m. Grant applications will be received between November 2, 2020 and November 20, 2020, Monday-Friday from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. Grant applications will not be accepted after the November 20, 2020 deadline.
This year, $500,000 of the total budget allocation noted below is dedicated toward grant programs addressing identified community needs included in the Heffernan Memorial Healthcare District Strategic Plan 2019-2024. The Board will fund grant applications consistent with the District's mission statement. Only grant applications addressing these prioritized needs will be considered for the total allocated amount of $500,000.
The prioritized needs are in the following four areas:
1) Mental Health/Mental Wellness
2) Chronic Conditions:
3) Healthcare Screening
(Examples: HTN, Diabetes, Prostate CA, Breast CA)
4) Meals/Nutrition Program
Grant recipients should not assume there exists an entitlement to financial assistance nor that similar funding will be available in future years. Grant applicants shall not assume that past funding guarantees funding in this fiscal year.