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HTPCP is a competitive grant program that awards funds to innovative, community-based projects to improve access to health care and promote preventive health services. To learn more, visit Program Overview.

Electronic Data Methods Forum: Call for papers for a special issue of eGEMS
This issue will share lessons learned from innovators and leaders who developed and deployed health information technology (IT) tools to improve patient outcomes
Catalyst Center State-at-a-glance Chartbook
Explore and compare state coverage and financing data among different subgroups of CYSHCN in your state.
CDC releases new youth violence prevention resource
Provides action steps for communities, public health professionals, families, and youth to help stop and prevent youth violence.
Using Health Text Messages to Improve Consumer Health Knowledge, Behaviors, and Outcomes: An Environmental Scan
This report reviews the effectiveness and acceptance of health text messaging (Text4Baby) and other mHealth initiatives in order to support future efforts by HHS.
AHRQ Transitions Report - Children with Special Health Needs
A technical brief on the state of practice and the current literature around transition care for children with special health care needs to describe current practice and to provide a framework for future research.
"Change Talk: Childhood Obesity"
An interactive, training simulation to help pediatricians and other health professionals learn motivational interviewing techniques to counsel families on childhood obesity.
Impacting Process: Quality Improvement in MCH Training
This learning tool includes five sessions and was developed for implementation in group settings, but also may be completed individually as a self-study.




The theme is AMCHP 2015: United to Build Healthier Communities. The conference will be held at the Hyatt Regency Washington on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. The deadline for online submissions is Friday, Aug. 15, 2014.

Webinar series "More than Money: The Keys to Achieving Long-term Sustainability" is an opportunity for community programs to learn about the fundamental principles and practices to promote program sustainability.
Over 80% of Healthy Tomorrows projects sustain beyond their 5-year grant and a majority have documented outcomes. View the two-page data brief to learn more about the sustainability and impact of Healthy Tomorrows projects.
Healthy Tomorrows: Past, Present and Future video highlights the work of the HTPC Program, collaborative partnerships, family involvement, evaluation, cultural competence, and sustainability.
End Games: The Challenge of Sustainability report discusses what funders and grantees think about sustainability of their community-based initiatives intended to improve conditions and outcomes for children and families.

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