Service Standards & Definitions
Service Provider Manual
"I am grateful for the help I got from the Red Tape Cutters program. I didn’t feel like a charity case or any less of a man." - Patrick C., RTC program participant*
Funded partners can use the links below to access service standards and definitions for Older Americans Act Funds. Information is provided on requirements for Title IIIB, IIIC, IIID and IIIE services.
Requirements for Recipients of Title III Older Americans Act Funds
Title IIIB Social Service Standards and Definitions, Title IIID Health Promotion Standards and Definitions, Title IIIE Caregiver Standards and Definitions, Adult Protective Services Designation and Ombudsman Designation
Title IIIC Nutrition Service Standards – Congregate Dining and Home Delivered Meals Programs – Nutrition Standards
Title IIIC Nutrition Service Standards – Congregate Dining and Home Delivered Meals Programs – Menu Standards