CDC Environmental Health Capacity Grant

Sewage and Water Program CDC Environmental Health Capacity Grant Activities

The Private Well Program has partnered with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the National Environmental Health Association through a cooperative grant (Strengthening environmental health capacity to detect, prevent, and control environmental health hazards through data-driven, evidence-based approaches CDC-RFA-EH20-2005.  The grant seeks to strengthen the nation’s environmental health capacity to protect public health by strengthening the capacity of public health department environmental health programs through the use EH data and information for data-driven decision making, identifying and addressing EH hazards and assessing the effectiveness and impact of EH services and interventions.

The grant is divided into three main components: A, B and C.