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AWARDED GRANTS

Awarded Monday, June 16, 2003

Building Systemic Change to Strengthen and Sustain New Hampshire's Community Health Centers

Bi-State Primary Care Association
To create systemic change for strengthening New Hampshire's safety net by ensuring the sustainability of New Hampshire's community health centers (CHCs) to ensure the delivery of essential primary and preventive health care services to the uninsured and underinsured in New Hampshire.
Amount Awarded: $195,194
Awarded Monday, June 16, 2003

Citizens for Health Access

New Hampshire Citizens Alliance
To engage the citizens of New Hampshire in public policy debate around the issues of access to health care. NHCA will build an active network of citizen leaders who can speak to the issues of health care access in NH. By recruiting and training citizens to engage in local initiatives to address existing barriers to access. NHCA will develop capacity for citizens to engage in statewide policy debate, making elected leaders more accountable to constituents.
Amount Awarded: $112,500
Awarded Monday, June 16, 2003

Deaf People Accessing Health II

Northeast Deaf and Hard of Hearing Services
To provide outreach, education, and advocacy to deaf and hard of hearing patients and their health care providers in an effort to improve the health and well-being of deaf and hard of hearing citizens of NH and to subsequently improve access to health care for persons with hearing loss by improving communication between patients and providers.
Amount Awarded: $119,500
Awarded Monday, June 16, 2003

Framework for Expansion of Services II

Greater Nashua Dental Connection
To increase the volume of care and to reduce waiting time for restorative care and oral surgery by serving as a site for the Tufts Dental School externship and to expand education, prevention and volunteer programs.
Amount Awarded: $32,293
Awarded Monday, June 16, 2003

Greater Derry-Salem Regional Brokerage Demonstration Project

Greater Derry/Gr. Salem Regional Transportation Council
To implement the recent Greater Derry-Salem Regional Transportation action plan to improve transit in the Greater Derry/Salem region (area does not have a public transportation system or agency) through coordination and expansion of existing demand/response services and the eventual development of a standard fixed route bus service.
Amount Awarded: $90,000
Awarded Monday, June 16, 2003

In SHAPE

Monadnock Family Services
To develop a program, In Shape, to improve the overall health status and increase the lower than average life expectancy for the population of adults who have, or are at risk of developing, a severe/persistent mental illness (SPMI) by targeting risk factors that contribute to increased mortality from diabetes, substance abuse and cardiovascular disease.
Amount Awarded: $39,835
Awarded Monday, June 16, 2003

Medical Interpretation Services

New Hampshire Minority Health Coalition
To develop a sustainable training program for qualified medical interpreters; to provide leadership in the develop a system that meets the interpretation needs of the Limited English Proficient (LEP) population statewide; to train and educate health professionals on cultural competency and use of medical interpreters; to provide outreach and education to LEP health consumers about medical interpretation; to develop a continuing education program for trained medical interpreters.
Amount Awarded: $151,765
Awarded Monday, June 16, 2003

Medical Provider Oral Health Education Project

Trustees of Dartmouth College
To develop an oral health education and advocacy program for NH primary care providers targeted to low income children from ages 4 months to 3 years.
Amount Awarded: $117,023
Awarded Monday, June 16, 2003

Monadnock Healthy Teeth

Monadnock Community Hospital
To develop and implement a comprehensive school-based dental program, grades K-3, which includes screening, chairside preventive treatment and education, community referrals for restorative care as needed, classroom education, and a fluoride rinse program at schools in eastern Cheshire County.
Amount Awarded: $82,800