The Blog

One service that MAPP provides to our community is outreaching progress and celebrating collaborative work that is improving our community health. Check out our recent articles published in local media, such as the monthly 'RoadMAPP to Health' columns in the Homer News, and our monthly MAPP newsletters.

MAPP Community Meeting: June 16th

It takes all of us in order to build a more connected and resilient community! This gathering will be focused on action and engagement. Come learn about the Resilience Coalition’s Read More

Responding to Opioid Addiction in our Community

Substance Abuse and Addiction Discussed at Community Forum Wednesday, May 31, 5:30-8:30pm, Homer High School Commons Alaska Governor Bill Walker has declared a public health crisis in order to combat Read More

Crime rate one indicator of resilient community

[Posted in the Homer News on 3.09.17] In a small town, people tend to wear many different hats. I am no different. Though I am on the MAPP steering committee, Read More

Resolve to connect with others more

[Posted in the Homer News on 1.04.17] Tis the season of resolutions. I always hate to see how people start off with such positivity and idealism, plan to be stronger Read More

Feeling connected key to one’s health

[Posted in the Homer News on 12.01.16] Tis the season for community. This is the time of year when families connect over the Nutcracker, friends collect over meals, and people Read More