Community Inspired • Partner Driven

Together We Work to Improve Health & Well Being

Healthy Peninsula's primary purpose is to improve the health and well being of the residents of the Blue Hill Peninsula, Deer Isle, and Stonington by mobilizing, supporting, and collaborating with community partners. Serving the interests of all, from the tiniest newborns to our aging seniors, our work is based in challenges and needs defined by the communities themselves, and our three major initiatives implement proven strategies individualized to each community through programs, services, and networks informed by local voices.

Healthy Peninsula joins with MeHAF in promoting collaborative rural health system change

(AUGUSTA, MAINE)— The Maine Health Access Foundation (MeHAF) announced today that it has awarded $270,000 to six organizations around the state to develop cross-sector collaborative approaches to improve health and health care access in Maine’s rural communities. Four “Catalyst” grantees will initiate new collaborative efforts, while two “Acceleration” grants support efforts developed during last year’s …