Projects List

Alaska Tobacco Prevention and Control Program

The State of Alaska's Tobacco Prevention and Control Program is dedicated to: 1. Eliminating exposure to environmental tobacco smoke; 2. Identifying and eliminating disparities experienced by population groups relative to tobacco and its use; 3. Promoting...

Alaska's Tobacco Quit Line 1-800 QUIT NOW

A FREE cessation support program for all Alaska Adults who use tobacco and want to quit. Originally telephone-based, the quit line program now provides coaching and support tools via mobile phone - Text2Quit - and internet with WebCoach. Callers who enroll in...

Camp Igaliq

Kawerak Wellness’s 5 day Camp Igaliq provides youth from Nome and the Bering Strait an opportunity to gain culturally based insight about employment, suicide prevention and healthy relationships. The camp includes elders and guest presenters who share knowledg...

Colorectal Cancer Family Outreach Program

ANTHC’s Colorectal Cancer (CRC) Family Outreach Program works by asking CRC patients for permission to contact their first- degree relatives to encourage them to be screened. Trained Patient Navigators provide outreach to family members who are due for screeni...

Community Transformation Grants

Southeast Alaska Regional Health Consortium, one of the recipients for Community Transformation Grant (CTG) funding, has awarded small grants worth a total of $83,000 to five Southeast community groups to implement community-based wellness initiatives that are...

Music in the Villages

Using in-person and virtual interaction, rural village students learn music by Kodiak School music teachers who teach the basics first hand. The students practice music with the help of interactive music learning software. Students are able to participate in c...