NEW HORIZONS FOR SENIORS PROGRAM (NHSP) 2018-2019

May 23, 2018
Water Level Information

The New Horizons for Seniors Program (NHSP) 2018-2019 has started its call for Proposals for Community-Based Projects that will help seniors stay active, engaged and informed. The application period will continue until June 15, 2018.

Organizations that want to help seniors make a difference in the lives of others and in their communities are eligible to receive federal grants and contributions funding. Projects must be led or inspired by seniors and address one or more of the following five program objectives:

  • promoting volunteerism among seniors and other generations;
  • engaging seniors in the community through the mentoring of others;
  • expanding awareness of elder abuse, including financial abuse;
  • supporting the social participation and inclusion of seniors; and
  • providing capital assistance for new and existing community projects and/or programs for seniors.

MP Schmale is encouraging organizations to apply for funding. More information on how to apply is available here: https://www.canada.ca/en/employment-social-development/services/funding/new-horizons-seniors-community-based.html

DOWNLOAD the 2018-2019 NHSP Standard Grant Application for Funding.

Quick Facts

  • Eligible organizations can receive up to $25,000 in New Horizons for Seniors Program (NHSP) funding for community-based projects that are led or inspired by seniors.
  • Based on Statistics Canada data from the 2016 census, there are now more seniors (5.9 million) than children (5.8 million). By 2061, they project 12 million seniors to 8 million children.

If you have any questions please don’t hesitate to contact our office (705) 324-2400 or (866) 688-9881. 

MORE NEWS FROM THE HKLB RIDING

SCHMALE VOWS TO KEEP FIGHTING FOR VIA RAIL STOP IN PONTYPOOL

SCHMALE VOWS TO KEEP FIGHTING FOR VIA RAIL STOP IN PONTYPOOL

PONTYPOOL (July 8, 2021): Local MP Jamie Schmale is disappointed in the Government of Canada’s latest announcement concerning the VIA Rail service along the Quebec City to Toronto corridor. While Schmale has worked behind the scenes on the rail project during his time...

DOWNLOAD THE 2020 TAX GUIDE

DOWNLOAD THE 2020 TAX GUIDE

Make sure you are claiming everything you qualify for this tax season. Download the Tax Guide for tips on submitting your claim for 2020. CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD