The GLHA is proud to announce the grant awards for the fall of 2017 to support
programs and services to improve the overall health of the Greater Lowell community. Grants were awarded around health priorities identified by the GLHA’s Community Health Improvement Plan (CHIP) process:
• Access to Healthy Food
• Mental Health
• Physical Activity
• Social Determinants of Health
• Substance Use and Prevention
To qualify, all proposals needed to incorporate a plan to meet the National Standards for Culturally and Linguistically Appropriate Services (CLAS) in health and health care to all individuals in order to reduce disparities and achieve health equity. See a list of the grant recipients.