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.
Lead States in Public Health Quality Improvement (originally called the Multistate Learning Collaborative)
January 10, 2014 | Program Results Report
Seventeen states continued their work in public health assessment, accreditation and quality improvement, sharing strategies with one another and with other states, and advanced the drive towards the public health accreditation.
May 18, 2010 | Program Results Report
Developing an accreditation system to encourage public health departments to measure their performance against national standards.
November 17, 2008 | Program Results Report
The National Network of Public Health Institutes compared how states assessed local emergency preparedness using a common assessment tool, the CDC's Public Health Preparedness and Response Capacity Inventory.
November 28, 2007 | Program Results Report
The Southern Rural Access Program implemented a range of activities to increase access to health care services in rural, underserved areas of eight southern states.
June 1, 1999 | Program Results Report
The second three-year replication site of the program was The Kansas City Injury Coalition for Kids (KICK) at the Children's Mercy Hospital in Kansas City.
July 29, 2009 | Program Results Report
Each year, hundreds of thousands of people are released from prison, many with health, substance abuse, economic and family problems that need to be addressed in order for them to become productive, law-abiding members of society.
October 15, 2009 | Program Results Report
The State Forums Partnership Program provided timely, nonpartisan information and analysis to help state policy-makers make informed decisions about complex health care issues affecting their states.
July 1, 2002 | Program Results Report
From June 1998 to April 2000, a Wichita, Kan. project linked youth volunteers with frail elders who might not qualify for government assistance.
January 1, 2003 | Program Results Report
From 1993 to 2001, George Washington University Medical Center, Washington, developed and implemented Community Health in Focus, a program designed to use the convening role of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) to stimulate action on health care issues identified by local communities.