It's Your Life! - Reducing Barriers to Mental Health Care for Low Income Older Adults

Trustees of Dartmouth College

Hanover, NH

To increase the numbers of low income older adults accessing mental health care for emotional problems by planning and implementing a pilot program to train and utilize trusted community religious leaders to educate and inform their congregations about the importance of seeking treatment for depression when needed and distributing easy to use depression screening instruments for their use.


Amount Awarded: $42,241.00
Award Date: June 20, 2005
Time Frame: July 1, 2005 - April 30, 2006

EH Contact

Kim Firth
+1 603-228-2448 ext. 316