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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.

Prevention Institute Offers Tips to Help Applicants Submit Strong Proposals

Category: Grant WRITING Resources

Date posted: Mon, 14 Jul 2014 15:58 CDT

The Prevention Institute has put together a checklist outlining key elements and strategies to further leverage the focus on community-clinical linkages in recent federal funding opportunity announcements.

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Q&A: Leading Health Indicators with HHS Leader Howard Koh (Video)

Category: Community Public Health Practitioner Resources

Date posted: Mon, 14 Jul 2014 15:50 CDT

Howard Koh, MD, MPH, Assistant Secretary for Health at HHS, sat down with APHA Executive Director Georges Benjamin, MD, this past March to talk about the Leading Health Indicators and how communities can use them to improve health.

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Grant Writing Manual

Category: Grant WRITING Resources

Date posted: Mon, 14 Jul 2014 15:34 CDT

The National Rural Health Resource Center's Technical Assistance and Services Center (TASC) has developed a federal grant writing manual. It was developed specifically to help grant applicants prepare for and write a federal grant proposal.

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New AHRQ National Healthcare Disparities Report

Category: Grant DATA Resources

Date posted: Mon, 14 Jul 2014 15:26 CDT

The HHS Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) released a new National Healthcare Disparities Report.

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The American Lung Association's 15th Annual State of the Air Report

Category: CHNA/HIP Resources

Date posted: Mon, 14 Jul 2014 15:18 CDT

The American Lung Association released its 15th Annual State of the Air Report that grades air quality across the U.S.

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Healthy Iowans: Iowa’s Health Improvement Plan 2012-2016, 2014 Revisions

Category: CHNA/HIP Resources

Date posted: Mon, 14 Jul 2014 15:10 CDT

Healthy Iowans: Iowa’s Health Improvement Plan 2012-2016, 2014 Revisions is posted on the IDPH website.

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New NACCHO Website for the National Profile of Local Health Departments

Category: Community Public Health Practitioner Resources

Date posted: Mon, 14 Jul 2014 15:05 CDT

The National Association of County and City Health Officials has launched a new website for the National Profile of Local Health Departments (Profile) study.

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Free Alzheimer's Educational Materials

Category: CHNA/HIP Resources

Date posted: Mon, 14 Jul 2014 15:00 CDT

The Alzheimer’s Association has developed a brochure, Know the 10 Signs: Early Detection Matters, which can be very useful to professionals and caregivers in identifying a list of typical age-related changes and early signs of Alzheimer’s.

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Public Health Accreditation: National and Iowa Perspectives Webinar Recording Available

Category: Training Opportunities

Date posted: Mon, 14 Jul 2014 14:55 CDT

Materials and a recording of the webinar "Public Health Accreditation: National and Iowa Perspectives" hosted by the Iowa Public Health Association (IPHA) are available.

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Voices for Healthy Kids Toolkits Available

Category: CHNA/HIP Resources

Date posted: Mon, 14 Jul 2014 14:38 CDT

These toolkits are designed to help coalitions educate their communities on ways to make the vision of Voices for Healthy Kids a reality. Request the toolkit materials today—in print or downloadable form!

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Childhood Obesity Prevention Strategies for Rural Communities Toolkit

Category: Community Public Health Practitioner Resources

Date posted: Mon, 14 Jul 2014 14:30 CDT

The "Childhood Obesity Prevention Strategies for Rural Communities" toolkit is a new resource for local public health agencies concerned with childhood overweight/obesity.

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CDC Community Health Online Resource Center

Category: CHNA/HIP Resources

Date posted: Mon, 14 Jul 2014 14:23 CDT

How do you move a program from a project to a policy and environmental change? Check out the Community Health Online Resource Center, a new CDC addition to help you make that move.

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