Nonprofit organizations in Delaware County that offer community programs and services for adults age 60 and older may apply now for 2014 grants from the Council for Older Adults.

Nonprofit organizations in Delaware County that offer community programs and services for adults age 60 and older may apply now for 2014 grants from the Council for Older Adults.

The grants may be used to continue programs and services funded through previous COA grants, to create new programs and services or to expand existing ones.

The COA has awarded funding to local nonprofit service organizations since 1995. Grants awarded in 2013 totaled $625,205. Funding is made available to the Council through Delaware County's local senior services levy.

The deadline to apply is Aug. 19.

For more information or to request an application, visit growingolder.org, stop in at 800 Cheshire Road, Suite A, Delaware, or call 740-363-6677.