Awarded Grants

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  • Awarded September 28, 2001

    Respite Child Care Program

    Respite Child Care Coalition

    Respite Child Care: Grant helps the Respite Child Care Coalition collaboratively implement, evaluate, and disseminate a pilot model of respite child care for vulnerable families (families that include children with developmental disabilities, mental illness, and other developmental or mental challenges). Program includes education, outreach, and financial assistance.
    Amount Awarded: $110,000
  • Awarded September 28, 2001

    Medical Interpretation Services

    New Hampshire Minority Health Coalition

    To develop a statewide training program for medical interpreters; a program to broker interpreter services as a pilot in Manchester with later expansion to Nashua & Portsmouth; a training program to educate health professionals on cultural competency and use of a medical interpreter as well as an education and outreach to health care consumers with limited English proficiency about medical interpretation in same three communities; and a continuing education program for trained medical interpretors.
    Amount Awarded: $78,032
  • Awarded September 28, 2001

    Bringing Children Home

    VNA Health Systems of Northern New England

    Bringing Children Home: Grant will help VNA's collaboratively develop a new pediatric home care model in Belknap, Cheshire, Grafton, Hillsborough, Merrimack, Rockingham and Sullivan counties. The new program will address the gap between the acutely ill pediatric patients' needs and current home care delivery capabilities.
    Amount Awarded: $175,000
  • Awarded September 28, 2001

    Dental Access on the Seacoast

    Seacoast Dental Coalition

    Dental Access on the Seacoast: Grant will help expand Seacoast Healthy Grins, a model school-based screening, cleaning and referral program for children in Portsmouth elementary schools (currently K-3); expand screenings at Families First well-child clinics and Head Start; and expand referral and dental case management network of Seacare Dental Services. Grant will also help plan for a model Dental Center at Families First to serve more low-income patients in the Seacoast area.
    Amount Awarded: $100,000
  • Awarded September 28, 2001

    Adolescent Pregnancy Prevention Project

    Manchester Community Health Center

    Adolescent Pregnancy Prevention Project: A one-year planning grant to develop (and obtain school board approval for) a program to screen 7th grade females in the Manchester school system who are identified as high risk for becoming pregnant and then provide pregnancy prevention programs and follow up through high school.
    Amount Awarded: $16,000
  • Awarded September 28, 2001

    Meeting the Oral Health Needs of the Lakes Region and Twin Rivers Region

    Health First Family Care Center, Inc.

    Meeting the Oral Health Needs of the Lakes Region and Twin Rivers Region: Grant will help the Healthfirst Family Care Center and Lakes Region Health Care collaboratively develop a model comprehensive system of oral health services for the low income population of the Lakes and Twin Rivers Region Dental Health Provider Shortage Area (DHPSA), while also training student interns from the Tufts University School of Dentistry.
    Amount Awarded: $225,000
  • Awarded September 28, 2001

    North Country Cares I

    North Country Health Consortium

    To collaboratively design and implement a pilot care coordination model that covers the entire continuum of health care including the integration of ancillary and social services.
    Amount Awarded: $136,458
  • Awarded September 28, 2001

    Dental Health Works

    Dental Health Works of Cheshire County

    Dental Health Works: Grant will help provide educational, preventive, and restorative dental services in Cheshire County by creating Dental Health Works, a model comprehensive full time dental clinic, in Keene. The Clinic will serve Medicaid clients, referrals from Cheshire Smiles in-school program, referrals from eight area health and human service agencies, and others (both children and adults) who are unable to access dental care.
    Amount Awarded: $361,350
  • Awarded September 28, 2001

    Creating Systemic Change to Strengthen and Sustain NH's Community Health Centers

    Bi-State Primary Care Association

    Creating Systemic Changes to Strengthen and Sustain NH's Community Health Centers: Grant will help initiate the creation of more effective funding systems for the eight Community Health Centers in New Hampshire. The project will create model systems of financial sustainability to ensure the delivery of primary and preventive care to the uninsured and underinsured New Hampshire residents.
    Amount Awarded: $200,000
  • Awarded September 25, 2001

    Statewide Needs Assessment

    New Hampshire Association for the Blind

    To conduct a first-ever statewide needs assessment of the blind and visually impaired community in NH to identify unmet needs and gaps in service in order to develop future model solutions.
    Amount Awarded: $5,000
  • Awarded September 25, 2001

    William Pollack Collaborative

    Monadnock Waldorf School

    To respond to the local community needs assessment to better understand the issues at the root of youth violence by presenting a free, public evening talk by a nationally recognized leader in the area of healthy development of boys and an all day workshop for professional who work with boys in the Monadnock region.
    Amount Awarded: $5,000
  • Awarded August 8, 2001


    Northern Strafford County Juvenile Court Diversion

    CHANCES: This Discretionary Venture Grant will help, in combination with other grants, to expand geographic reach of this program, which offers court diversion and intervention services. Not receiving an anticipated grant (which would have resulted in returning other contingent grants) is one of the factors precipitating funding.
    Amount Awarded: $18,000