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...

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...

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...

Green Dot Alaska

The Green Dot etc. strategy is a comprehensive approach to violence prevention that targets all community members as potential bystanders, and seeks to engage them, through awareness, education, and skills-practice, in proactive behaviors that establish intole...

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...

Native American Mentoring Initiative Program

The Native American Mentoring initiative program strengthens Big Brother, Big Sisters ability to develop the community engagement and internal infrastructure necessary to sustain support for youth mentoring programs. These community-based collaborations provid...

Nome Tobacco Cessation and Prevention Program

1) To provide educational material on ways to help the people of the Nome area become more aware of the hazards of tobacco use. 2) To help people who smoke learn ways to stop their use

North Slope Borough's Baseline Community Health Analysis

In 2008, the NSB Health Department began this project to better understand the health issues facing North Slope communities in order to work effectively with communities on addressing community health issues most important to them and to help inform planning a...

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...

Petersburg Tobacco Prevention and Control

Primarily focusing on policy changes in the community, businesses, services, institutions, federal, state and borough

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...

Southeast Alaska Community Health Improvement Network

The SE Alaska Community Health Improvement Network was formed to providing training, peer-to-peer networking, and support for community groups focused on community wellness coalitions, health needs assessments and improvement planning and implementation. Hos...

State of Alaska Infectious Disease program

Alaska's Infectious Disease Program is dedicated to prevention and controlling infectious disease by monitoring disease occurrence and severity, enforcing school and child care tuberculosis regulation, educating the public and health care professionals, collab...

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...