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The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Administration for Children and Families (ACF) Assistant Secretary January Contreras and the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food, Nutrition, and Consumer Services (USDA) Deputy Under Secretary Stacy Dean participated in a family enrollment event for both the Head Start early care and education …continue reading

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One hundred and seventy-five (175) community health centers in California will receive $992,709,250 in American Rescue Plan funding to support COVID-19 vaccination and services for vulnerable populations, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announced today. The funding will be awarded beginning in April by the Health Resources …continue reading

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In the race to identify safe and effective therapeutic treatments for the sickest COVID-19 patients, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and the Department of Defense are engaging a non-profit research organization, Quantum Leap Research Collaborative of San Francisco, on a phase 2 clinical trial that rapidly screens …continue reading

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The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), through the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is announcing upcoming action to provide $4,500,000 in initial funding to support the State of California’s response to the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). “State and local governments are the backbone of our …continue reading

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The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), through the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) awarded almost $42 million in funding to 49 Health Center Controlled Networks (HCCNs). These awards will enable the HCCNs to support 1,183 federally-funded health centers across all 50 states, the District of Columbia …continue reading

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The Health Resources and Services Administration’s (HRSA) Federal Office of Rural Health Policy awarded $24 million to 40 states for the second round of Rural Communities Opioid Response Program (RCORP) planning grants. California will receive three awards totaling $600,000 for one year to formalize partnerships with local stakeholders, conduct needs …continue reading