- Grant Recipients
Angels of Mercy Medical Mission
Program: Chronic Care Collaborative - Therapeutic Lifestyle Change Program
$113,000 for quality health services provided by a multidisciplinary team emphasizing prevention and self-management, for low-income individuals with at least one Chronic Disease diagnosis.
The Arc of Greater Williamsburg
Program: Stay Fit for the Future: Continuing Adapted Wellness Programming
$20,000 for The Arc will provide fitness classes and programs designed to encourage good nutrition and active lifestyles for adults with intellectual and/or developmental disabilities.
Program: Youth Substance Abuse Intervention and Treatment
$38,000 for family-focused services for youth experiencing problems with alcohol or other drugs, suffer from co-occurring disorders, or who are at high risk for such problems.
Child and Family Connection
Program: Multicultural Counseling and Outreach Program for the Greater Williamsburg Area
$38,000 to improve the emotional and physical well-being of the uninsured or underinsured of Greater Williamsburg, with a focus on the Latino population.
Program: Violence Prevention/Intervention Program
$12,000 to provide a conflict resolution group program for children and group counseling for adults charged with assault and battery and domestic violence.
Child Development Resources
Program: Parents As Teachers
$83,000 to provide early detection of health and developmental concerns, improve parenting practices, and ensure that high risk families of young children are linked to community resources to improve child health and family well-being.
Program: Infant & Parent Program
$100,000 to provide family-centered services, supports, and specialized therapies for infants and toddlers with disabilities or developmental delays.
Colonial Behavioral Health
Program: Chronic Care Collaborative - Case Manager/Expanded Care Coordination Project
$127,000 for care coordination and treatment of patients with behavioral health disorders and other chronic diseases, and to continue training the primary care clinicians of the collaborative.
Program: Greater Williamsburg Child Assessment Center (GWCAC)
$290,000 to strengthen behavioral health services for children, adolescents, and their families in Greater Williamsburg by increasing awareness, collaboration and access to community resources.
Colonial Community Corrections
Program: Better Ways: A Therapeutic & Transitional Substance Abuse Program
$28,500 for Colonial Community Corrections’ in-house substance abuse (SA) intervention/treatment program.
Community Housing Partners
Program: CHP Williamsburg-Yorktown Community Health Initiative
$29,000 to provide education and access to health care and wellness services for residents at eight of CHP's low-income communities.
Program: Health Priorities in Action
$12,500 to provide food items to FISH clients.
Free Foundation For Rehabilitation Equipment & Endowment (F.R.E.E.)
Program: Geographic Expansion to serve Williamsburg Health Foundation service area
$50,000 to collect gently-used rehabilitation mobility equipment and give it to people in need.
Gloucester-Mathews Care Clinic
Program: Chronic Care Collaborative
$260,000 for care of low-income uninsured patients with Chronic Disease including diabetes, cardiovascular disease and hypertension, among others.
Grove Christian Outreach Center
Program: Food Access Outreach Program
$11,000 to provide access to food for low-income families in Grove.
Housing Partnerships, Inc.
Program: Lead Paint Testing
$25,990 to purchase an x-ray florescence analyzer to test homes suspected of containing lead-based paint
Lackey Free Clinic
Program: Chronic Care Collaborative
$420,000 for cost effective integrated primary, behavioral and oral health care of the indigent and uninsured who struggle with multiple chronic diseases.
Program: Volunteer Recruitment Project
$20,000 for recruiting and retaining volunteer practitioners to provide medical, dental, mental health, pharmacy and health education services to low-income uninsured patients.
Literacy for Life at the Rita Welsh Adult Learning Center
Program: Health Education and Literacy (HEAL)
$70,000 for the Health Education and Literacy (HEAL) program.
New Horizons Family Counseling Center
Program: New Directions for Family and Youth Development
$124,500 to provide coordinated, multi-service behavioral health interventions for children, adolescents and their families.
Olde Towne Medical and Dental Center
Program: Basic Operating Support
$450,000 to support clinic operations and delivery of high-quality clinical services. OTMDC is a community based, Rural Health Clinic offering adult and pediatric medical and dental care to the uninsured and underinsured of the City of Williamsburg, York and James City Counties and surrounding areas.
Program: Chronic Care Collaborative - Effective Management of Chronic Care Patients with Multiple Co-morbidities
$250,000 for the Chronic Disease Care Program to support the goal of improving care for patients with one or more Chronic Disease diagnosis.
Program: Transition from Home to Hospital
$66,000 for a registered nurse to work directly with hospital patients to lessen the likelihood of readmission and to improve their overall health outcomes.
Peninsula Agency on Aging
$110,000 for non-emergency medical transportation.
Program: S.H.A.R.P. (Senior Health Assistance Resource Project)
$128,000 for care coordinators to conduct assessments and home visits; arrange for subsidized in-home care and adult day care; provide care coordination for frail seniors; and provide information, referrals, and support to caregivers.
Program: Chronic Care Collaborative
$30,000 to coordinate delivery of bulk medications to the pharmacies at Gloucester-Mathews Free Clinic and Lackey Free Clinic, as well as supporting medication-related projects that benefit all of the Chronic Care Collaborative members.
Sentara Williamsburg Regional Medical Center Auxiliary
Program: Bone Density Screening
$5,000 to provide free bone density testing for uninsured individuals in the WHF service area.
Program: Free Mammogram Program
$5,000 to provide free mammograms for uninsured individuals in WHF service area.
Thomas Nelson Community College Foundation
Project: Emergency Medical Services: Teaching Ambulance-Based Patient Treatment
$75,000 to purchase equipment to support the EMS program at TNCC.
Virginia Health Care Foundation
Program: Greater Williamsburg Medication Access Program (GWMAP)
$380,000 to help uninsured, chronically-ill patients obtain needed prescription medicines free of charge.
Virginia Legacy Soccer Club
Program: Community Partnership
$16,000 to provide free, after-school soccer and transportation for underserved children in WJCC schools.
Virginia Peninsula Foodbank
Program: Produce Distribution
$20,000 to provide fresh produce for the Williamsburg mobile food pantry program.
Virginia Regional Ballet, Inc.
Program: VRB Fitness Camp
$4,500 for a fitness dance encouraging healthy eating habits and physical activity through dance.
WHRO, Hampton Roads Educational Telecommunications Association, Inc.
Program: Vernon "Bud" Geddy Educational Fund
$100,000 to make digital, healthy lifestyle educational materials available to the community.
Williamsburg Area Faith in Action
Program: Coordinating Resources to Help Seniors Age in Place
$38,000 to train volunteers to serve as resource coordinators for seniors within their established social networks.
Program: Medical Transportation
$22,000 for free, non-emergency transportation to frail seniors in Greater Williamsburg.
Williamsburg Area Meals On Wheels, Inc.
Program: Safety Net Nutrition for Low Income Residents and Nutrition Education for low income area residents
$44,000 to provide delivered nutritious meals and nutrition education for low income residents.
Williamsburg-James City County Public School Division
Program: School Health Initiative Program (SHIP)
$590,000 for health and wellness program focused on supporting and promoting healthy eating and physical activity at all 15 Williamsburg-James City County Public Schools.
York County Division of Juvenile Services
Program: Psychological and Substance Abuse Services (PSAS) Program
$42,000 to provide early intervention/prevention and substance abuse psycho-education services to adolescents.