The South Dakota Department of Human Services released the $5 million nursing home innovation grant application on April 29, 2019. Grants are available to qualified entities to fund proposals designed to improve the quality of life, care and treatment of person’s living in South Dakota nursing homes. To meet the criteria, applications must demonstrate the ability of the project to improve resident outcomes and advance the care and services provided in nursing homes, and the ability to support activities that benefit residents.
Applications must be submitted electronically to DHSInnovationGrants@state.sd.us. The subject line of your email must say “Innovation Grant Application – facility name“.
For a link to the grant application, instructions and questions and responses, go to: https://dhs.sd.gov/ltss/innovationgrants.aspx