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DFTA’s City-Wide Grants

DFTA’s two city-wide grants account for 30 percent of the agency’s federal grants and have fallen by $4 million since FY 2010 after adjusting for inflation. See total city-wide funding trends here.

DFTA’s Social Services Block Grant (SSBG): DFTA’s SSBG grants (10 percent of NYC’s total SSBG funding) have fallen by $3 million since FY 2010 after adjusting for inflation. SSBG supports DFTA to protect elderly adults from harm and helps them stay in their own homes.

DFTA’s Community Development Block Grant (CDBG): DFTA’s CDBG grants (2 percent of NYC’s total CDBG funding) have fallen by $2 million since FY 2010 after adjusting for inflation. CDBG supports DFTA’s home-based services for seniors