The Health Fund partnered with the Center for Effective Philanthropy to help us evaluate our own work. Learn what our partners had to say and how we’re seeking to improve.
The Health Fund is supporting State of Health, a series covering health disparities and innovative solutions in Michigan. Read our favorite pieces from 2018.
Encounters between law enforcement and individuals with mental illness can quickly turn dangerous, especially when emergency personnel aren’t properly equipped to understand and defuse a situation as it unfolds. But what if every emergency responder was trained to effectively manage behavioral health crises?
Pediatric feeding disorders require behavioral health intervention and other specialized services, but many children wait months or years for treatment. One Health Fund grantee is helping more kids get better care in less time.
We’ve awarded more than $14 million to dozens of organizations working for a healthier Michigan.
See all the Health Fund highlights from 2017
We’ve awarded more than $5 million dollars to 14 organizations across Michigan, all working to improve behavioral health services for children and older adults.
Until this year a Michigan resident looking to register for government assistance would have encountered the longest form in the entire country. 42 pages of scarcely legible type and tiny boxes covered more than 1,000 questions, including...
Notes from the Health Fund’s travels
How West Michigan families are getting fit, having fun, and staying healthy—together!
The Mediterranean diet is still the gold standard; butter is not, in fact, back; the gut microbiome is a growing field of study giving rise to “prescriptions” for better nutrition.
Flint Fresh’s various programs, including a mobile market, a produce delivery system, and a new Food Hub building, signify a renewed investment in Flint’s future.