Awarded Grants

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  • Awarded September 28, 2001

    Program to Increase Access to Mental Health

    National Alliance on Mental Illness-New Hampshire

    Program to Increase Assess to Mental Health: Grant will help intitiate a new program in Nashua to increase access to mental health care for Nashua's Latino community by building on an established program in Manchester. The program provides outreach and education about mental illness (including interpreter services), and incorporates cultural competency outreach to mental health providers.
    Amount Awarded: $68,663
  • Awarded September 28, 2001

    Access to Assistive Technology

    ATECH Services

    Access to Assistive Technology: Grant will help ATECH Services collaboratively provide access to assistive technology (AT) products and services by individuals with severe disabilities. Project will provide a pool of AT equipment, a mobile service delivery unit (for on-site rural outreach), and a resource pool of business and community members to support AT users within local communities.
    Amount Awarded: $230,495
  • Awarded September 28, 2001

    Deaf People Accessing Health

    Northeast Deaf and Hard of Hearing Services

    Deaf People Accessing Health: Grant will help build a system of support and comprehensive services statewide to allow full and equal access to deaf residents, focusing on the expansion of medical interpreting and health care advocacy in the state.
    Amount Awarded: $134,350
  • 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 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 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 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