Projects List

Alaska School Nursing/School Health Program

As part of the Section of Women’s, Children’s, and Family Health’s commitment to all children in the State of Alaska regardless of their health status or special needs, the School Nursing/School Health Program supports comprehensive school health services idea...

Be Safe Be Seen Alaska

Be Safe Be Seen Alaska is a state program working with safe and active communities concerned about bicycle and pedestrian safety. Our ultimate goal is to improve visibility for children in communities all over Alaska and provide education on the importance of...

Growing Up Tobacco-Free in Alaska

This project builds the capacity of RurAL CAP Head Start staff to engage young families and their children to understand the health risks of tobacco use while connecting them to cessation resources. Intra-community coalitions are encouraged, as well as collabo...

Healthy Relationships and Bullying Prevention

We have a counselor that provides workshops in school throughout the North Slope about helathy relationships and bullying prevention.

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.

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...