RWJF is passionate about the responsibility it has to share information and foster understanding of the impact of past grantmaking—what works, what doesn’t and why.
October 15, 2014 | Program Results Report
During 2012 and 2013, researchers from the University of Wisconsin-Madison analyzed health care utilization effects of expanding the state public health insurance plan, BadgerCare Plus, to previously uninsured low-income childless adults.
August 16, 2014 | Program Results Report
Head Start-Trauma Smart works with preschool children at Kansas City-area Head Start programs to mitigate the effects of exposure to traumatic events like violence, child abuse, incarceration or sudden death of a parent, and alcohol and drug abuse.
July 24, 2014 | Program Results Report
Domestic and Sexual Violence Services developed Power Up, Speak Out!, a teen-dating violence prevention program for 7th through 9th graders in Western frontier communities.
July 8, 2014 | Program Results Report
Stone Soup Group brought together public and private agencies in Alaska to create an integrated, statewide, network of services for children with developmental disabilities and behavioral challenges and their families.
April 24, 2014 | Program Results Report
Project ECHO uses videoconferencing to link specialists with isolated primary care clinicians to jointly manage complex illnesses and promote best practices. Clinics address hepatitis C, HIV, chronic pain, endocrinology, mental illness, and more.
June 28, 2013 | Program Results Report
The Northwest Colorado Visiting Nurse Association developed Aging Well, a program to help improve the physical, mental, and social health of older adults living in rural Routt and Moffat counties.
June 13, 2013 | Program Results Report
The Center for New Community conducted a grassroots effort to address health and related problems of immigrants working in meatpacking and poultry-processing plants in 12 rural communities in Missouri, Iowa and Minnesota.
April 25, 2013 | Program Results Report
From 2009 to 2011, the Rural Policy Research Institute examined the impact of health reform proposals and the Affordable Care Act on rural people, places, and providers, and gave policy-makers unbiased, nonpartisan analysis.
February 26, 2013 | Program Results Report
Researchers at the University of Southern Maine examined the potential impact of the 2010 Affordable Care Act on rural communities, and suggested strategies for ensuring that their residents benefit from new health insurance options and financing.
February 25, 2013 | Program Results Report
Coming Home: Affordable Assisted Living is a national program to develop affordable models of assisted living, with a focus on smaller and rural communities and low-income seniors.