The Rosalyn Carter Institute for Caregiving at Georgia Southwestern State University in Americus, Ga., has received two major federal grants from the Administration on Aging.
The grants total $2,303,713.
The first grant, $1,097,023 over three years, focuses on implementing the REACH II ( Resources for Enhancing Alzheimer's Caregiver Health) intervention for caregivers of individuals with Alzheimer's disease. This program will be administered through the Coastal Georgia Area Agency on Aging.
The second grant, $1,208,690 over three years, will fund the the Georgia Care Consultation Project. The goal of the project is to implement the phone-based care consultation program for caregivers of individuals with Alzheimer's Disease in three Georgia regions.