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Established in 1993, the Colorado Foundation for Public Health and the Environment (CFPHE) is a 501(c)(3) corporation that enhances the health and safety of the people through its mission of partnering with people and organizations to develop and manage projects to improve the public’s health and the environment in Colorado and the Rocky Mountain region. CFPHE’s line of business consists of three major programs: Administrative Partnership, Leadership Training and Community Engagement.

CFPHE is often chosen as a partner because our mission closely aligns with those of public and private public health initiatives, and CFPHE has experience working with communities.


CFPHE partners with public, private and nonprofit organizations and unincorporated organizations and collaborations to create meaningful public and environmental health projects for Colorado and throughout the Rocky Mountain Region.

Our Vision:

All Coloradans have the opportunity to be healthy and live in a healthy environment.

Our Mission:

The Colorado Foundation for Pubilc Health and the Environment works with people and organizations to develop and manage projects to protect and improve the public's health and the environment in Colorado and the Rocky Mountain region.

Adams County Health Alliance

Funding:
In Kind Private

Description:
Since April 2013, members of the Adams County Health Alliance have convened for a series of discussions regarding the status of health care in Adams County. These key stakeholders are committed to achieving increased access to quality health care and improved health outcomes in the community by establishing partnerships and identifying collaborative strategies.

The mission of the Adams County Health Alliance is to improve health outcomes for Adams County residents by creating an affordable, quality and accessible health care system through collaborative partnerships of health and community organizations.
 
Key Areas of Work:
Based on the collective needs and assets of alliance members, the Adams County Health Alliance focuses its work on the following priority areas:
 
Access and Care Coordination
 
Engaging Hard to Reach Populations
 
Integrated Behavioral, Oral and Physical Health
 
Serving the Remaining Uninsured/Undocumented Patients

Current Projects

CREA Results Partnership

Funding Source: 

Susan G. Koment Colorado

AARP

Description:

This is a public private partnership, with projects funded through a variety of mechanisms primarily for the collection and disbursement of funds related to activities related to community outreach, education, navigation and research by CREA Results and their promotores de salud team in Colorado. The overall project goal is to recruit, train and employ Promotores de Salud/Community Health Workers (who are members of the community fluent in and sensitive to the Latino language and culture) as a bridge between providers of health care services and the community. These Promotores de Salud will then provide culturally responsive breast health education [already approved by Susan G. Komen for the Cure] to underserved populations and reduce barriers to screening through behavior modification, self-empowerment and call to action.

Colorado Foundation for Public Health and the Environment - 1385 South Colorado Blvd, Suite A622 - Denver, CO 80222 - Contact Us - 303-910-4682