On November 23, 2021, the annual call for proposals for the New Horizons for Seniors Program (NHSP) 2021-2022 will be launched to support community-based projects across Canada. We encourage you to reach out to organizations in your community who may be interested in applying.

Please note that the deadline to submit applications will be December 21, 2021, at 3:00 p.m. Eastern time.

Organizations will have a total of four (4) weeks to submit their applications. The information on the NHSP web pages will help you learn more about this funding opportunity, as of November 23, 2021.

The New Horizons for Seniors Program supports projects that address the following objectives:

o Promoting volunteerism among seniors and other generations;
o Engaging seniors in the community through the mentoring of others;
o Expanding awareness of elder abuse, including financial abuse;
o Supporting the social participation and inclusion of seniors; and
o Providing capital assistance for new and existing community projects and/or programs for seniors.