Rehabilitation Research and Training Center (RRTC) on Family Support

The purpose of the RRTCs, which are funded through the Disability and Rehabilitation Research Projects and Centers Program, is to achieve the goals of, and improve the effectiveness of, services authorized under the Rehabilitation Act through well-designed research, training, technical assistance, and dissemination activities in important topical areas as specified by NIDILRR. These activities are designed to benefit people with disabilities, family members, rehabilitation service providers, policymakers and other research stakeholders. The purpose of this particular RRTC is to conduct research, training, technical assistance, and related activities to contribute to effective support of family caregivers of people with disabilities, and ultimately to improved community living, health and function, and employment outcomes of people with disabilities who are supported by family members.

Date Posted: 
Thursday, April 18, 2019
Date Closing: 
Monday, June 10, 2019
Sponsor/Funding Agency: 
Administration for Community Living
Award Amount: 
$875,000
Contact Email or Phone: 
Patricia Barrett Patricia.Barrett@acl.hhs.gov