Welcome to Injury Prevention!

New Town in Old Harbor AK

CORE VALUES:

  • Community-focused
  • Evidenced-based
  • Collaborative

PROGRAM OVERVIEW:

The ANTHC Injury Prevention program is committed to reducing the burden of injury within Alaska Native families and communities. Partnerships are critical for this process. Services available to tribal health partners include:

  • Education and training
  • Data collection, analysis and interpretation
  • Assistance in identifying resources
  • Advocacy
WEBSITE SCOPE:

Our website aims to be user-friendly and function as a resource for both Tribal Injury Prevention staff and the general public. ANTHC Injury Prevention Program efforts are framed on core values and the public health model (i.e. education, environment, enforcement and evaluation).

 

Activities

  • Annual Tribal Injury Prevention Director's Meeting
  • Networking with Partners (e.g.. quarterly teleconferences)
  • Technical Assistance (e.g.. Tribal Injury Prevention Cooperative Agreement Program, TIPCAP, grantees)

Links of Interest

 

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Jaylene Wheeler  
Injury Prevention Coordinator
jzwheeler@anthc.org
(P) 907-729-3799    
(F) 907-729-3652  
Hillary Strayer
Senior Injury Prevention Specialist
hdstrayer@anthc.org
(P) 907-729-3513
(F) 907-729-3652

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  

ADDRESS:

Injury Prevention Program
Wellness and Prevention
3900 Ambassador Drive Suite 401, DCHS
Anchorage, AK  99508                          
                                                  

 Map to ANTHC Facility 


 
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