The Milwaukee Brighter Futures Initiative seeks strategies to prevent and reduce child abuse and neglect, youth violence and delinquent behavior, youth alcohol and other drug use and abuse, and non-marital pregnancy.
Direct Assistance for Dads (DAD) Project
The Direct Assistance for Dads (DAD) Project at the City of Milwaukee Health Department (MHD) aims to meaningfully engage expectant and parenting fathers.
Community Health Needs Assessments
Community health assessment surveys in a number of Eastern Wisconsin cities and counties.
Advancing Community Investment in Health: Implementation of the Innovation and Wellness Commons
IWC seeks to expand upon a successful pilot program to implement and evaluating new wellness programming and develop a network of wellness practitioners.
Improving the Mental Health of Racine's Youth
The evaluation goal is to identify base line and monitoring data for Racine County to make informed decisions regarding children’s mental health programming, status of service delivery within the County and identify gaps in service.
Evaluation of the Bilingual Healthy Choices Program
An evidence-based, family educational model for an obesity intervention that can be replicated locally and nationally
LIHF Regional Program Office
The RPO works closely with LIHF Collaboratives in Kenosha, Milwaukee and Racine along with their leadership and staff, and project grantees to coordinate efforts locally and regionally, maximize coalition effectiveness and successfully work toward achieving the overall goals of the initiative.
MHCP ED to Medical Home Evaluation
No Longer an Island
This project incorporates four social network interventions identified in the evidence base as linking social support to improve physical, mental and social health.
Prevention programming is intended to reduce the consequences of substance abuse in communities as well as prevent the onset and/or reduce progression of substance abuse in individuals.
Addresses the need for comprehensive substance use disorder treatment and recovery support services for TANF-eligible individuals and their families,
United Way Teen Pregnancy Prevention
Identifies common outcomes and created an evaluation plan across all Healthy Girls partners.
WI Collaborative Approach to Increasing CRC Screening
Supports Wisconsin Federally Qualified Health Centers in quality improvement to increase colorectal cancer screening rates.
WI Coverdell Stroke Program Evaluation
Seeks to develop and evaluate a comprehensive stroke system.
WI Asthma Program Evaluation
Seeks to maximize the reach, impact, efficiency, and sustainability of comprehensive asthma control services.
WI Environmental Public Health Tracking Program Evaluation
Integrates health and environmental data and use it to provide information in support of actions that improve the health of communities.
WI Tobacco Surveillance
Conducts surveillance research on tobacco use trends and evaluates tobacco prevention and control activities.
Extends preventive health services to women who are participants of the CDC-funded National Breast and Cervical Cancer Early Detection Program known as Well Woman in Wisconsin.
Women of Worth
Women of Worth is an outpatient program focusing on the unique needs of women, in particular, mothers and expecting mothers, as well as women who have experienced homelessness or who are at risk of becoming homeless.