Groups that improve health outcomes for at-risk populations and communities in Florida may apply for funding via the 2010 Sapphire Awards, funded by the Blue Foundation for a Healthy Florida.
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The 13-member Washington, D.C., Council voted unanimously to approve a measure to allow doctors to recommend marijuana for treating certain chronic conditions, the New York Times reported May 4. The measure empowers D.C. Mayor Adrian M. Fenty to establish up…
The Association for Medical Education and Research in Substance Abuse is pleased to announce its 34th Annual AMERSA National Conference to be held on November 4-6, 2010, at the DoubleTree Hotel in Bethesda, MD. The meeting will reflect on AMERSA’s…
The Justice Department's Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) will award grants of up to $500,000 to support the operation of state, local, and tribal reentry courts aimed at successfully reintegrating criminal offenders into society.
Programs designed to prevent alcohol and other drug use and HIV/AIDS among at-risk minority college students may apply for grants from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA).
Up to $19.5 million in grants will be awarded this year under Project LAUNCH (Linking Actions for Unmet Needs in Childrenâ€™s Health), which promotes physical, emotional, social, cognitive, and behavioral health among children from birth to age 8.
A Canadian research center lost a major grant for a tobacco-control program in Africa after foundation officials learned that the group's board chair had ties to the tobacco industry.
Giving to charities by foundations saw its single biggest year-over-year decline in 2009, plunging a record 8.4 percent.
A study of 71 Eastern European children adopted by Swedish families between 1993 and 1997 found that 52 percent had a fetal alcohol spectrum disorder (FASD), Reuters reported April 13. Researchers found that 30 percent of the children had fetal…
The American Legacy Foundation is marking 10 years of warning youths about the dangers of smoking but is working to find funding as its initial endowment runs out.