The Osteopathic Heritage Foundation is pleased to announce the launch of a multi-year, multi-faceted Healthy Aging Initiative, with the goal of measurably transforming and advancing community, system and service delivery efforts to improve the health and well-being of older adults in Franklin County, especially those facing multiple barriers.
Click here to learn more about the Initiative and current Request for Proposals.
Welcome to the Osteopathic Heritage Foundations
The Osteopathic Heritage Foundation and the Osteopathic Heritage Foundation of Nelsonville (the Foundations) support community health and quality of life programs in central and southeastern Ohio as well as advance, on a local and national scope, osteopathic medical care, medical research and osteopathic medical education. Since 1999, the Foundations have approved over $219 million in awards designed to improve the health and quality of life for vulnerable populations and advance osteopathic medical care.
In the News
Foundation directors and staff joined osteopathic physicians, medical students and stakeholders from across Ohio and the country for the 2015 Ohio Osteopathic Symposium, which was held in Columbus during April.
The Osteopathic Heritage Foundation of Nelsonville and the Alcohol, Drug Addiction and Mental Health Services Board Serving Athens, Hocking and Vinton Counties (317 Board) are pleased to share this report which highlights a funding partnership and progress related to the integration of behavioral health and primary care in southeastern Ohio.
In 2014, the Osteopathic Heritage Foundation and The Columbus Foundation joined resources and program interests to launch the Capital Improvement Funding Partnership - a one-to-one funding match to support capital campaigns and projects designed to better serve vulnerable populations in Franklin County. The multi-year initiative will make up to $6 million available to area nonprofits.