Encore Ministry

Provides training and support, quality resources, and networking to equip church leaders for ministry by, with, and for older adults.
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Older Adult Ministry Webinar

Since 2015, ENCORE Ministry has provided consultations, training, support, resources, and grant funding. This 30-minute webinar provides an overview of ENCORE Ministry, including the many matching grant opportunities available to Tennessee-Western Kentucky churches.

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Glencliff United Methodist Church

In south Nashville, Glencliff United Methodist Church is taking steps to address issues of homelessness by building micro homes for adults experiencing homelessness. Thanks to a $60,000 grant from  ENCORE Ministry, two of the microhomes are earmarked to house older adults.

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$135K in Grant Money Still Available in 2023

There is still money – and time – to apply for a grant in 2023! Matching grants are available to TWK churches and agencies.

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World Elder Abuse Awareness Day

World Elder Abuse Awareness Day raises awareness of cultural, social, economic, and demographic processes affecting elder abuse and neglect.

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World Elder Abuse Awareness Day FAQ Booklet

World Elder Abuse Awareness booklet pulls together what is known about elder abuse and provides suggestions on how to respond.

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