Funding innovative seniors' care

May 14th, 2019

Rochelle Baker

Funding innovative seniors' care

The 2019 Spark Program

Are you a point-of-care worker with an innovative idea in seniors’ care? Apply to the Centre for Aging + Brain Health Innovation (CABHI)’s Spark program and make it a reality.

The Spark program supports point-of-care workers in developing grassroots ideas and testing innovations in the field of aging and brain health.

  • Up to $50,000 (CAD) in funding over 12 months
  • In total, up to $2.5 million is available across all projects
  • Eligible categories include caregiver support, aging in place, care coordination and navigation, cognitive health, and/or aging Indigenous and rural populations
  • Successful applicants can participate in the all-new “Spark+” program curriculum, receiving hands-on coaching to help you set up your project for success

The deadline to submit an application is 5pm EST on Friday July 5, 2019. For program information and to apply, visit


Newfoundland & Labrador Centre for Applied Health Research

230 Elizabeth Ave, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1B 3X9

Postal Address: P.O. Box 4200, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1C 5S7

Tel: (709) 864-8000