The overarching purpose of this program is to prevent heart attack, stroke, cancer, diabetes and other leading chronic disease causes of death or disability through implementation of a variety of evidence based programs, policies, and infrastructure improvements to promote healthy lifestyles in small
communities that improve health and health behaviors among an intervention population.
The program aims to achieve this goal by supporting governmental and nongovernmental agencies and organizations, from multiple sectors, to implement evidence based strategies that align with their mission and to partner with agencies and organizations in other sectors to improve community health.
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Governmental agencies and non-governmental organizations.
This includes, but is not limited to, school districts, local housing authorities, local transportation authorities, health departments, planning and economic development agencies, non-profit and community based organizations, area aging agencies, and cooperative extension agencies (educational programs within land grant universities).
Federally recognized American Indian Tribes and Alaska Native Villages Tribal organizations, which include Intertribal Councils and American Indian Health Boards which meet the definition set forth in 25 U.S.C.
Section 1603(26), 25 U.S.C.
450b and are under a resolution that such organizations, councils, and boards represent the underlying tribes.
Urban Indian Health Programs, tribal and intertribal consortia that meet the definition set forth in 25 U.S.C.
1603(29) (defines Urban Indian Organization), 25 U.S.C.
1603(26) and 25 U.S.C.
450b (defines Tribal Organization), and 25 U.S.C.
1603(25) (defines tribal health program). Full Opportunity Web Address:Contact:
Centers for Diseae Control and Prevention (CDC)Procurement and Grants Office (PGO)Technial Information and Managment section (TIMS)Phone 770-488-2700 Agency Email Description:
General Submission Inquiries Agency Email:
firstname.lastname@example.org Date Posted:
2012-05-29Application Due Date: