Lakeshore Lodge

Project Overview

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*

Community Partners:
Primary Community Partner: Manitowoc County Human Services Department
Additional community partner organization name: National Association of the Mentally Ill-Manitowoc Chapter

Academic Partners:
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)

  • Articles
    • Article in the NAMI newsletter “The Iris.” 2007.
  • Outreach Materials/Events
    • 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
  • Media
    • Interview with the local access cable in Manitowoc. 2007.
  • Website -

*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.

Contact Us

Advancing a Healthier Wisconsin Endowment Research and Education Program (REP)
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Advancing a Healthier Wisconsin Endowment Healthier Wisconsin Partnership Program (HWPP)
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