Projects List

Alaskan AIDS Assistance Association (Four A's)

The Four A’s provides comprehensive case management for people living with HIV and their families. Other services include HIV prevention and education services to increase awareness and reduce HIV transmission and stigma, rapid HIV testing, condoms distributio...

ANDVSA Primary Prevention Orientation

The ANDVSA Statewide Primary Prevention Orientation is a seven module training designed for prevention staff and AmeriCorps VISTA members at ANDVSA member programs. While the modules have been designed for member program use, it is open to anyone. The module...

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...

COMPASS: A Guide for Men

COMPASS: A Guide for Men is a resource for adult male mentors who work with young Alaskan men aged 12 to 18. COMPASS presents mentors with opportunities and activities that are designed to support young men as they explore and identify their values, goals and...

Elder Fall Prevention Program

Southeast Alaska Regional Health Consortium’s Elder Fall Prevention Program, promotes elder fall prevention through education, environmental evaluations, eye health, medication reviews, and strength and balance. This is funded through a grant from Indian Heal...

Passport to Manhood

Passport to Manhood consists of 14 sessions, each concentrating on a specific aspect of character and manhood through interactive activities. Each Club participant receives his own "passport" to underscore he is on a personally journey of maturation and growth...

Project Learn

Educational programming and other enrichment activities that are part of a program strategy based on Dr. Reginald Clark's research showing students do much better in school when they spend their non-school hours engaged in fun, but academically beneficial acti...

Recover Alaska

The Recover Alaska is a year long journalistic investigation by the Anchorage Daily News to focus attention on the devastation of alcohol abuse upstream -- on prevention, public policy engagement, and communications -- to educate Alaskans about the extent of t...

SMART Girls

SMART Girls is a small group health, fitness, prevention/education and self-esteem enhancement program designed to meet the developmental needs of girls ages 8 - 12 and 13 - 17. Girls explore their own and societal attitudes and values as they build skills for...

SMART Moves

The SMART (Skills Mastery & Resistance Training) Moves program is a nationally acclaimed prevention program originally developed in the 1980's with help from prevention specialists around the US. The newly revised curriculum (2011) incorporates the latest info...

Sources of Strength

The Juneau School District is implementing a new program, called Sources of Strength, which helps connect students with trusted adults as well as build multiple sources of support for youth. With support from the advisors, the peer leaders conduct well-defined...

Talk Now Talk Often AK

Talk Now Talk Often AK is a statewide effort developed by parents and caregivers to help increase conversations with teens around healthy relationships. The conversation cards that are part of this project focus on strengthening relationships and connections...