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Category: Chronic Disease Prevention

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Cape Cod Healthcare Community Benefits FY2018 RFP Released

Cape Cod Healthcare released the FY2018 Annual Strategic Grant Request for Proposals (RFP).  As part of an annual competitive grant process focusing on addressing the unmet health needs of the […]

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World Diabetes Day – Local Event at YMCA Cape Cod

On November 14, 2016, YMCA Cape Cod will host a free World Diabetes event to share current trends to reduce risk and manage diabetes. Top experts will present useful information and answer […]

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Prediabetes – What you don’t know…

86 million US adults have prediabetes, and 90% of them don’t know they have it (CDC 1/25/2016).  One in three Massachusetts adults (apx. 1.8 million) have prediabetes, but 93% don’t […]

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Working on Wellness Application Deadline – September 16, 2016

Working on Wellness is a statewide worksite wellness program that offers up to $10,000 in seed funding and training to help organizations build a fun and effective wellness program unique […]

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CCHC Grant Deadline Nears

Cape Cod Healthcare’s FY2017 Annual Strategic Grant proposal deadline is August 26, 2016.  The RFP is part of an annual competitive grant process focused on addressing the unmet health needs of the […]

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Cape Cod Healthcare Announces Grant RFP

Cape Cod Healthcare (CCHC) is pleased to release its FY2017 Annual Strategic Grant Request for Proposals (RFP). This grants program is open to all non-profit community organizations with qualifying projects […]

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Chronic Disease Prevention In State Spotlight

The Prevention Wellness Trust Fund’s (PWTF) effort to prevent chronic disease in Massachusetts was the topic of an informational hearing for the Joint Committee on Public Health at the Massachusett’s […]

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MassOptions: Free Resource Links to Elder Services and CORD

MassOptions connects elders, individuals with disabilities and their caregivers to agencies and organizations that can best meet their needs.  A telephone call to their trained specialists provides fast, personalized attention. […]

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CHNA 27 Panel Addresses “The State of Aging on Cape Cod”

At the May 12, 2016 monthly meeting, the Cape and Islands Community Health Network Area 27 (CHNA 27) acknowledged Older Americans Month with a panel discussion “The State of Aging […]

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