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.
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 29, 2014 | Program Results Report
Latino Health Access raised awareness among Latinos in Orange County, Calif., about the risks of diabetes and cardiovascular disease.
November 26, 2012 | Program Results Report
The Health Impact Project is advancing the use of health impact assessments (HIAs), used to determine the potential health effects of a proposed policy or project. Interest in HIAs is growing at the local, state, tribal and federal levels.
June 20, 2012 | Program Results Report
From 2008 to 2011, eight projects implemented Safe Dates, a dating abuse prevention program, in middle and high schools through New Jersey Health Initiatives, which supports projects that improve the health and health care of state residents.
Researchers Document Social and Health Issues Affecting the 100 Largest U.S. Cities and Their Suburbs
March 25, 2006 | Program Results Report
SUNY Downstate Medical Center in Brooklyn, N.Y., produced a series of five reports documenting the health and social progress and challenges of the nation's 100 largest cities and their suburbs between 1990 and 2000.
December 1, 2006 | Program Results Report
The Washington Regional Medical Foundation established an interfaith Volunteer Caregivers Project to organize and train volunteers to provide services for people in a four-county area in northwest Arkansas.
August 3, 2009 | Program Results Report
Focus groups of consumers, caregivers and health providers assessed attitudes toward electronic personal health records and other electronic health information technologies.
March 14, 2003 | Program Results Report
Judith S. Palfrey, MD, and a research team at Children's Hospital in Boston conducted a follow-up study of the long-term impact of the Brookline [Mass.] Early Education Project.
February 6, 2002 | Program Results Report
The National Public Health and Hospital Institute developed and disseminated a report comparing the social health status of people living in the nation's 100 largest cities with those living in the surrounding suburbs.