The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010 (Affordable Care Act) authorizes Community Tr

Community Transformation Grants - To reduce death and disability from the five leading causes of death through the prevention and control these conditions and their risk factors.

Recipients will select from a menu of interventions across the health and wellness spectrum, each of which can prevent
or control chronic conditions.

Each recipient will choose interventions that will help to achieve health equity, eliminate disparities, and improve the health of all groups.

More specific goals within these broad goal areas will be provided in funding announcements

National Dissemenation and Support for Community Transformation Grants - TTo support the efforts of the CTG program by funding national non-governmental organizations with a network of community based organizations.

Agency - Department of Health and Human Services

The Department of Health and Human Services is the Federal government's principal agency for protecting the health of all Americans and providing essential human services, especially to those who are least able to help themselves.