GLHA Announces $200,000 in Community Health Grants

GLHA Announces $200,000 in Community Health Grants

The Greater Lowell Health Alliance of the Community Health Network Area 10 is pleased to offer grants for the Fall of 2016 to support programs and services to improve the overall health of the Greater Lowell community.

Up to $200,000 will be allocated to address critical health issues, with grants of between $10,000 and $100,000.

Applications are due June 24, 2016. Grant recipients will be notified by August 24, 2016.

Grants will be awarded around the following priority areas: mental health and mental disorders; substance abuse (including tobacco use); chronic disease (e.g. asthma, obesity, diabetes); prevention and screenings (e.g. cancer, children’s nutrition).

Grant awards cannot be used to fund capital or overhead expenses.