Cognition and Outreach Service Delivery to Aging Seniors

Project Overview

2nd Funding Cycle Development Award
     Project Start Date: 7/1/2006
     Project End Date: 6/30/2007

Project Goal Statement: This project will develop a model to allow community outreach programs to more effectively provide services to cognitively impaired seniors by utilizing health science students seeking experience in service delivery to seniors and health sciences faculty experienced in delivering geriatric home care.

Award Amount: $49,628

Community Partners:
Primary Community Partner: Carroll University
Additional community partner organization name: Interfaith Caregiving Network

Academic Partner:
Primary Academic Partner: Edith Burns, MD, Department of Medicine

Project Progress Summary Reports:
     Project Progress Report Summary July 2006 - June 2007
     Project Final Report Summary    

Affiliated Web Pages:
     Carroll University
     Interfaith Caregiving Network

Project Dissemination Efforts (as reported by project partners)

  • Articles
    • Featured in the Interfaith Caregiving Network newsletter
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