Focus on Kids Partnership Project

Project Overview

1st Funding Cycle Planning Award
     Project Start Date: 4/1/2005
     Project End Date: 3/31/2006

Project Goal Statement: This project aims to increase the accessibility of primary and preventive health services to children having developmental delays, disabilities, or complex medical and social issues, from culturally diverse low-income families.  The project will also create a continuity of care between the primary physician and community service providers.

Award Amount: $25,000

Community Partners:
Primary Community Partner: Penfield Children's Center, Inc.
Additional community partner organization name: Children's Family and Community Partnerships, Inc.

Academic Partner:
Primary Academic Partner: Lisa Zetley, MD, Department of Pediatrics

Project Progress Summary Reports:
     Project Progress Report Summary April 2005 - March 2006
     Project Final Report Summary   

Affiliated Web Pages:
     Penfield Children's Center, Inc.

Project Dissemination Efforts (as reported by project partners)

  • Presentation
    • Presentations to partner agencies to help staff gain a better understanding of the services provided, how to make referrals and the goals and objectives of the project
Contact Us

Advancing a Healthier Wisconsin Endowment Research and Education Program (REP)
P: 414.955.8075 | E: ahw@mcw.edu

Advancing a Healthier Wisconsin Endowment Healthier Wisconsin Partnership Program (HWPP)
P: 414.955.4350 | E: healthierwisconsin@mcw.edu

Medical College of Wisconsin
8701 Watertown Plank Road
Milwaukee, WI 53226
414-955-8296
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