Past Initiatives


The Partnership for Child Health past initiatives and successes include:

  • AAP Community Access to Child Health (CATCH) Grants
  • Baby Friendly Hospital Initiative / Northeast Florida Breastfeeding Collaborative (2009 - 2011)
  • Bower Lyman Center for the Medically Complex Child - 2010 - 2019)
  • Care Coordination at the Juvenile Assessment Center - Justice Assistance Grant (2010 – 2011)
  • Child Welfare Early Education Partnership (2012 - 2013)
  • Children's Emergency Response Program (CHERP) (2006 - 2007)
  • Children's Medical Services Primary Care & Medical Home Program (1993 – 2015)
  • Children's Mental Health Task Force (Predicated the SAMSHA System of Care Initiative; 2005 - 2010)
  • Developmental Screening and Maternal Depression Screening in Pediatric Practice (2007 - 2009)
  • Duval Youth Voices Council (2007)
  • Electronic Health Records / Meaningful Use & Regional Extension Center Outreach (2011)
  • Healthy School Readiness Program (2003 - 2004)
  • Hispanic Health Initiative
  • Holistic Homes to Break the Cycle - Medical Homes for Children of Incarcerated Parents (2014)
  • Integrating Families, Communities & Professionals Medical Home Outreach & Toolkit Development (2008)
  • Jacksonville Community Council Inc. (JCCI) "Children 1-2-3" Project (2013)
  • Jacksonville Health & Transition Services (HATS) Coalition (2012)
  • Jacksonville’s State of Medical Homes - A Qualitative Evaluation (2007)
  • Jacksonville STD Prevention Coalition for Youth (2007)
  • Medicaid Reform - Community Education (2006 - 2007)
  • Medical Home for Homeless Children Project (now at The I.M. Sulzbacher Center for the Homeless)
  • Medical Home Implementation Project (2010 - 2011)
  • Medical Home Learning Collaborative (NICHQ Project, 2003 - 2006)
  • Medical / Legal Partnership (2008 - 2010) Oral Health Initiative (2008)
  • Oral Health Initiative (2008)
  • Reaching the Next Horizon - Foster Care Mental Health Pilot Project (2007)
  • Suicide Prevention (2009 - 2010)
  • The Skeeterhawk Experiment (2013 – 2014)