3rd Funding Cycle Impact Award
Project Start Date: 7/1/2007
Project End Date: 6/30/2010
Project Goal Statement: This project will develop educational activities at Lakeshore Lodge through replication of Center for Healthy Communities health education and leadership programs, create a job training program for mental health consumers, and create a central hub for the mental health community in Manitowoc County.
Original Award Amount: $449,874
Adjusted Award Amount: $404,546*
Primary Community Partner: Manitowoc County Human Services Department
Additional community partner organization name: National Association of the Mentally Ill-Manitowoc Chapter
Primary Academic Partner: Marie Wolff, PhD, Department of Family and Community Medicine
Additional Academic Partner: Eric Gass, MS
Project Progress Summary Reports:
Project Progress Report Summary July 2007 - June 2008
Project Progress Report Summary July 2008 - June 2009
Project Progress Report Summary July 2009 - December 2009
Project Final Report Summary
Affiliated Web Pages:
Manitowoc County Human Services Department
National Association of the Mentally Ill-Manitowoc Chapter
Project Dissemination Efforts (as reported by project partners)
Article in the NAMI newsletter “The Iris.” 2007.
Brochure distributed at the Manitowoc County Fair. 2007.
Developed and distributed a quarterly program newsletter, “Vision,” highlighting programming, accomplishments and upcoming events
Hosted open houses for select segments of the community, including service organizations, church staff/committee members, potential employers, local government officials, mental health care providers, other health care providers and ethnic minority representatives
Interview with the local access cable in Manitowoc. 2007.
Website - http://paintingpathways.org/
*In 2009 award amounts, based on the remaining budget, were adjusted to reflect the decline in endowment asset value due to the downturn in the economy.