Projects List

Alaska's Community Health Improvement Program

Improving a community's health and quality of life is highly dependent on being well grounded in the community through community ownership, input and involvement. Alaska's Community Health Improvement Progarm provides assistance to communities in assessing th...

Breast Cancer Awareness/Health Literacy Classes

Provide classes and workshops to limited English proficient adults to increase knowledge of breast and cervical cancer and get screenings. Learn about health to increase healthy behaviors.

Breathe Free Mat-Su

Breathe Free Mat-Su is a coalition of health advocates and concerned citizens working to improve the health of our community by eliminating exposure to secondhand smoke, preventing youth initiation of tobacco use and promoting tobacco cessation.

Child Passenger Safety Program

The Alaska Injury Prevention Center (AIPC) Child Passenger Safety (CPS) Program promotes car seat and booster seat use by offering individual appointments to parents and caregivers to educate them on the proper use and installation of their car seat, as well a...

Community Health Improvement Collaborative

This is a collaborative of statewide and regional agencies supporting communities in conducting local needs assessment and improvement plans. It is dedicated to developing a community of practice for granting/supporting organizations, as well as developing co...

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...

Get the Facts about Marijuana

The Alaska Department of Health and Social Services manages this website focused on public health and behavioral health issues related to marijuana use. The State Legislature and other state agencies are still finalizing laws and regulations related to persona...

Outreach to Peer language Navigators in Anchorage

Increase Peer Language Navigator (PLN) knowledge of and ability to access and use high quality comsumer health information.

Play Every Day / Healthy Futures Challenge

Play Every Day is a comprehensive social marketing campaign to increase public awareness about the health risks of childhood obesity, and the importance of increasing physical activity and reducing sugary drinks to prevent and reduce obesity. The Healthy Futur...

Triple Play & Healthy Habits

Triple Play Daily Challenges are age-appropriate fitness activities that develop a wide range of sport-specific skills for football, basketball, soccer, track and field, and other sports. The goal is to get Club members to increase their physical activity and...