Lumberjacks is the only restaurant in Lassen County serving food to seniors as part of the Dine Around Town program.

PSA2 calls for Letters of Intent for funding through the Older Americans Act for local, regional seniors

Planning and Service Area 2 Area Agency on Aging is pleased to announce the availability of funding for senior services in Lassen, Modoc, Shasta, Siskiyou and Trinity counties for fiscal years 2024 through 2028.

Projected annual funding in the amount of $2,351,697 will be available through Title III of the Older Americans Act.

OAA funds are allocated annually for programs to provide the following services: Congregate Meals, Home-Delivered Meals, Evidence-Based Health Promotion, Family Caregiver Support Programs, Homemaker, Chore, Transportation, Legal Assistance, and Information and Assistance (Shasta County).

Funding will be awarded to programs based on successful proposals submitted through a competitive Request for Proposal process.

Those interested in receiving a copy of the RFP application packet must submit a request in writing on formal letterhead, to the PSA 2 Area Agency on Aging, P.O. Box 1400, Yreka, CA 96097, or by fax at (530) 842-4804. (Emailed requests will not be accepted).

Letters of Intent must include a list of the programs of interest for which the applicant is applying for funding as well as the organization’s name a contact name phone number e-mail address and mailing address.

The closing date for submission of the RFP is 4 p.m. Friday. March 15, 2024.

Questions regarding this notice may be directed to PSA 2 AAA at (530) 842-1687

Note: Funding amount subject to subject to change based on the availability of Older Americans Act funding.