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Annual Update of the HHS Poverty Guidelines

Title: Annual Update of the HHS Poverty Guidelines Category: Notices Issuing Agency: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office of the Secretary Action: Notice Issue Date Month/Year: 1/2017 Citation: Federal Register Volume 82, Number 19 (Tuesday, January 31, 2017) Pages 8831-8832 URL: https://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/FR-2017-01-31/html/2017-02076.htm Summary: This notice provides an update of the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) poverty guidelines to account for last calendar year's increase in prices as measured by the Consumer Price Index. Effective Date: January 26, 2017 unless an office administering a program using the guidelines specifies a different effective date

Funding Opportunity for Indigenous Project LAUNCH

Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) No. SM-17-004 Linking Actions for Unmet Needs in Children’s Health in American Indian and Alaskan Native Communities, U.S. Territories, and Pacific Jurisdictions Cooperative Agreements (Short Title: Indigenous Project LAUNCH) The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), Center for Mental Health Services (CMHS) is accepting applications for FY 2017 Linking Actions for Unmet Needs in Children’s Health in American Indian/Alaskan (AI/AN) Native Communities and U.S. Territories and Pacific Jurisdictions Cooperative Agreements (Short title: Indigenous Project LAUNCH). The purpose of this program is to promote the wellness of youn

Applications are now being accepted for the MCH-Link Scholarship Program

Applications are now being accepted for the MCH-Link Scholarship Program Deadline: January 4, 2017 See attached flyer for a brief description of courses offered Spring 2017 Introduction to Sexual and Reproductive Health Intimate Partner Violence: Epidemiology, Theory, and Prevention Maternal Nutrition Nutrition and Public Health Childhood Obesity WHO SHOULD APPLY? The MCH-Link Scholarship Program is funded through HRSA and available for the MCH workforce that already holds a bachelor’s degree and who currently works with an MCH population in a hard-to-reach location in the Rocky Mountain region (either rural or tribal). The program provides full or partial funding to take courses either onli