CHNA 15

CHNA 15 is a partnership between the Massachusetts Department of Public Health, hospitals, service agencies, schools, businesses, boards of health, non-profit organizations and citizens working together to improve the health of member communities.

We provide assessment planning to inform, program and fund community-based prevention and health promotion initiatives.


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Educational Programs

Bi-monthly meetings on a variety of timely health topics are open to anyone interested in working to improve the health and well-being of their communities.

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Trainings

Workshops are scheduled periodically and are developed based on input from CHNA 15 members. Trainings are designed to enhance and strengthen your community work.

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Grants

CHNA 15 awards grants totaling over $150,000 annually to support programs, events, training and community initiatives. Grant awards range from $300 for an individual Training Scholarship to $25,000 for a Collaborative or Planning Grant, and are available on an ongoing basis.



Latest News from CHNA 15

Organization: Brio Integrated Theater
Project: Lights, Camera, Action!
Brio Integrated Theatre is leading the production of “Lights, Camera, Action!” - a year-long series of workshops that will introduce disabled Burlington High School students to filmmaking, idea development, screenwriting, editing, and cinematography. Brio Integrated Theatre organizes a wide range of arts programs that provide comprehensive support to youth and adults with disabilities. These workshops will teach participants critical communication skills, promote long-lasting friendships, and create a supportive, highly-rewarding environment for all program participants.

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