Projects List

Alaska Farmers’ Market-Quest Card Program

The Alaska Farmers’ Market-Quest Card Program provides USDA-approved farmers’ markets with funding and TA to purchase and implement wireless Electronic Benefit Transfer (EBT) machines and programs. These wireless machines accept Alaska Quest cards including Fo...

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...

Healthy Alaskans 2020

Healthy Alaskans 2020 (HA2020) brings together partners from many sectors across the state to improve health and ensure health equity for all Alaskans. Led jointly by the State of Alaska Department of Health and Social Services and Alaska Native Tribal Health...

Healthy Starts

The Nome Census Area Healthy Start provides community based perinatal health education and comprehensive case management for high-risk pregnant and post-partum mothers and their children until the child reaches two years of age.

MAPP of the Southern Kenai Peninsula

With over fifty organizations and numerous individuals participating, MAPP of the Southern Kenai Peninsula (SKP) is guiding, informing, and promoting collaborative, collective impact efforts to improve our community health. MAPP of SKP has recently completed...

Maternal, Infant and Early Childhood Home Visiting Program

Maternal, Infant and Early Childhood Home Visiting program using the Nurse-Family Partnership model to provide home visiting services to first-time, low-income pregnant women and their children up to age 2 years in the Anchorage area. One of the main goals of...

Strengthening Families

As one of seven states chosen to pilot an approach to child abuse prevention, Alaska’s program brings together a leadership team from the child welfare, child abuse prevention, and early childhood fields, as well as parents and community leaders. These partner...