PPHF 2015: Tobacco Quitlines – A Comprehensive Approach to Good Health and Wellness in Indian Country – financed solely by 2015 Prevention and Public Health Funds

PPHF 2015: Tobacco Quitlines – A Comprehensive Approach to Good Health and Wellness in Indian Country – financed solely by 2015 Prevention and Public Health Funds – The primary purpose of this funding is to establish or strengthen and broaden the reach and impact of effective chronic disease prevention programs that improve the health of tribal members and communities. The approach includes a combination of policy and environmental approaches, community clinical linkages, and health system interventions. This 4-year supplemental Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) is to provide funding to the Component 2 grantees under DP14-1421PPHF14 to implement new commercial tobacco control activities as follows: Strategy 1 from DP14-1421PPHF14 Component 2 – Tribal Serving Organizations Program Logic Model: Work with tribes throughout the Area to assess the capacity of tribal programs and develop plans to implement Component 1 Strategic Activities. Applicants must select one activity for Strategy 1: Provide leadership, technical assistance, training, guidance and consultative support to tribes to develop plans to expand the reach of CDC Tips media campaigns or other federal tobacco education campaigns, Surgeon General Reports, and other tobacco related science/evidence-based publications. Provide leadership, technical assistance, training, guidance and consultative support to tribes to develop and implement plans to inform and educate tribal leaders, decision makers and tribal communities on the burden of commercial tobacco use to their tribal members and tribal economy. Strategy 4 from DP14-1421PPHF14 Component 2 – Tribal Serving Organizations Program Logic Model: Convene leadership meetings across tribes to share information and develop partnerships across tribes. Applicants must select one activity for Strategy 4: Provide leadership, technical assistance, training, guidance and consultative support to tribes to implement evidence based, culturally appropriate tribal interventions that increase the number of AI/AN protected from secondhand commercial tobacco smoke as a result of implementation of tobacco-free policies. Provide leadership, technical assistance, training, guidance and consultative support to tribes to implement evidence-based, culturally appropriate tribal interventions that decrease AI/AN exposure to commercial tobacco marketing and availability of commercial tobacco products. Current Closing Date for Applications: September 11, 2015.

Advertisements