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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.

November 6 Webinar: Grants: How to Get Them and What to Do Next

Category: Grant MINING Resources

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

This webinar explores the ins and outs of grantseeking, providing some very specific advice about how to be successful at securing outside funding from both foundations and corporations.

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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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Active Living By Design Shares New Resources

Category: Community Public Health Practitioner Resources

Date posted: Tue, 09 Sep 2014 15:38 CDT

Active Living By Design has released three new resources for the healthy communities field, sharing lessons learned from their work with more than 160 community coalitions and dozens of funders, including the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.

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Health Equity Resource Tool Kit

Category: Community Public Health Practitioner Resources

Date posted: Tue, 09 Sep 2014 15:29 CDT

The tool kit helps public health practitioners take a systematic approach to program planning by using a health equity focus. It provides a six-step process for planning, implementing, and evaluating strategies to address obesity disparities.

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Updated Women’s Health and Mortality Chartbook

Category: Grant DATA Resources

Date posted: Tue, 09 Sep 2014 14:50 CDT

The U.S. DHHS, Office on Women's Health recently updated the Women’s Health and Mortality Chartbook on the Quick Health Data Online website. For a look at critical women’s health issues, you can search and download new state reports.

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CDC Web Portal for Health System Transformation

Category: Community Public Health Practitioner Resources

Date posted: Tue, 09 Sep 2014 14:46 CDT

CDC's Office for State, Tribal, Local, and Territorial Support (OSTLTS) has launched a new web portal, Health System Transformation and Improvement Resources for Health Departments.

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