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LPH Grant Space is a one stop shop for community public health practitioners to find information about local public health grants and grant related topics. LPH Grant Space provides information and resources that are specifically selected to support local public health in Iowa. The space offers tools, skills and resources to assist local public health agencies in finding new grant opportunities, successfully securing grant funding, and sustaining essential public health services.

The following list includes all items that have been posted within the last two months.

$840 Million Will Fund Improved Care Via New Clinical Networks

Category: Funding Forecast

Date posted: Fri, 31 Oct 2014 14:14 CDT

A new initiative is expected to deliver stronger health outcomes by giving medical practices the technical assistance and peer-level support they need to deliver efficient patient-centered care.

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National Institute of Mental Health – FREE Publications

Category: Community Public Health Practitioner Resources

Date posted: Fri, 31 Oct 2014 14:02 CDT

The National Institute of Mental Health has many free publications on various mental health topics.

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AAP Develops Childhood Trauma Resource for Primary Care

Category: Community Public Health Practitioner Resources

Date posted: Fri, 31 Oct 2014 13:56 CDT

The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) recently released a resource for primary care providers to increase awareness of adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) and their effects on health and well-being.

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Grant Assistance Available from Resource Associates

Category: Grant MINING Resources

Date posted: Fri, 17 Oct 2014 14:07 CDT

Get the help you need with your grant services to maximize your funding opportunities.

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Release of 2013 Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS) Data

Category: Grant DATA Resources

Date posted: Fri, 17 Oct 2014 13:59 CDT

The 2013 Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS) data was recently released.

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December 3 Webinar: CDC Webinar on Aligning Public Health CHNA with Other Needs Assessments

Category: CHNA/HIP Resources

Date posted: Fri, 17 Oct 2014 13:44 CDT

Join the webinar on December 3 to learn more about how CDC is developing a unifying framework for aligning not-for-profit community health needs assessments with other public health and community health improvement plans.

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Journal Supplement Explores Public Health Workforce Present and Future

Category: Community Public Health Practitioner Resources

Date posted: Fri, 17 Oct 2014 13:32 CDT

The American Journal of Preventive Medicine's November supplement, "The Public Health Workforce," is devoted to articles assessing the current state of the public health workforce and its potential for change and growth.

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NACCHO's Health and Disability Program Supports Local Health Department Inclusion Efforts

Category: CHNA/HIP Resources

Date posted: Fri, 26 Sep 2014 14:25 CDT

The CDC is currently highlighting the need for whole community inclusion in preparedness planning during National Preparedness Month, which runs through September.

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ASTHO Releases Issue Brief on Community Health Improvement

Category: CHNA/HIP Resources

Date posted: Fri, 26 Sep 2014 13:47 CDT

ASTHO recently released an issue brief discussing the challenges and successes of ACA-required community health needs assessments and population health improvement.

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Community Prevention Success Story – Community Connectors: The Missing Link

Category: Community Public Health Practitioner Resources

Date posted: Fri, 26 Sep 2014 13:38 CDT

The story features Molina Healthcare, Inc.'s work in New Mexico with Community Connectors, "liaisons between patients and clinicians that take a personal approach to assessing needs and assisting the treatment team with coordinating members care.

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Sexual Health Education Toolkit

Category: CHNA/HIP Resources

Date posted: Fri, 26 Sep 2014 13:26 CDT

A new toolkit has been developed by the Sexual Health Alliance of Linn & Johnson Counties. The Sexual Health Education Toolkit contains videos, community resources, lesson plans, and fact sheets to promote wellness.

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