Our Clients

East Bridge Consultants teams with nonprofit organizations, associations, and government agencies to write grants and proposals and to perform evaluations. We've enabled clients to address important issues in these areas:

Health Care    Behavioral Health    Social Services

Housing and Nutrition   Youth Programs   HIV/AIDS

Culture and Community Outreach    Targeted Projects


Health Care

  • Accountable Care Organization (ACO) applications for health care providers (all successful), for funding from the Medicare Shared Savings Program
  • National Tobacco Education Campaign proposal, for a consortium with a CDC contract to reduce youth smoking
  • Insurance programs for targeted populations (TRICARE Case Study, and the uninsured Case Study)
  • Projects to reduce health disparities (Mount Sinai Hospital and Schwab Rehabilitation Hospital, JCAHO Case Study)
  • Disease specific management (JCAHO)
  • Funding for research and demonstration projects from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Health Resources and Services Administration, National Institutes of Health (Mount Sinai Hospital, Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke's Medical Center)
  • Telemedicine to improve access to care (St. Vincent Health - Office for the Advancement of Telehealth Case Study, US Department of Agriculture Rural Utilities Service)
  • Improvements in public health grants from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and Health Resources and Services Administration--faculty training grants (Mount Sinai Hospital)
  • Acute care nursing staffing (Rush North Shore Medical Center)
  • Long term care staffing (Long Term Care Workforce Alliance of Wisconsin Case Study)
Behavioral Health
  • Substance abuse prevention and treatment (Pilsen-Little Village Community Mental Health Center Case Study)
  • Outpatient mental health treatment programs (Pilsen-Little Village Community Mental Health Center)
  • School-based prevention programs for alcohol, tobacco, and other drugs (Pilsen-Little Village Community Mental Health Center)
  • The interface between managed behavioral health care and primary health care programs (Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration Case Study)
  • Managed behavioral health plans (Mustard Seed/AmeriHealth, Green Spring/Magellan)

  • Ryan White grants for primary care, mental health, and dental care (Pilsen-Little Village Community Mental Health Center, Mount Sinai Hospital Case Study)
  • HIV prevention - Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Chicago Department of Public Health (Pilsen-Little Village Community Mental Health Center, Mount Sinai Hospital)

Housing and Nutrition
  • Housing for Unaccompanied Alien Children—secure housing for juveniles without legal status who are in the custody of the Office of Refugee Resettlement
  • Permanent supportive housing programs (Lakefront Supportive Housing Case Study, Brand New Beginnings Case Study)
  • Food pantries (AIDS ACTION Committee of Massachusetts)
  • Housing for persons with disabilities including AIDS and substance abuse (Chicago House, Whitman Walker Clinic in Washington, DC)
  • Facility renovations (Pilsen-Little Village Community Mental Health Center, Brand New Beginnings)

Youth Programs
  • Internet communities (Teen Web Talk, gay|evolution)
  • Computer learning labs (Youth Technology Corps, Paul Hall Community Family Center)
  • Mentoring and mediation (Center for Development of Positive Youth)
  • After-school and enrichment programs (YWCA Evanston/North Shore Case Study, Soul Creations, San Marcos Youth Outreach Case Study, The Community House)

Social Services
  • Outreach services to connect youth with services (Pilsen-Little Village Community Mental Health Center, San Marcos Youth Outreach)
  • Welfare to work programs (Abt Associates, Paul Hall Community Family Center, Brand New Beginnings)
  • Domestic violence prevention (Counseling Center of Lake View, YWCA Evanston/North Shore Case Study)

Culture and Community Outreach
  • Choral music (Society for the Preservation and Encouragement of Barber Shop Quartet Singing in America, San Marcos Youth Outreach)
  • Travel and tourism promotion (Gay and Lesbian Chamber of Commerce)

Targeted Projects
  • Gay and Lesbian health services (Lesbian Community Cancer Project)
  • Services for persons with HIV (Pilsen-Little Village Community Mental Health Center, Mount Sinai Hospital, Whitman Walker Clinic, AIDS ACTION Committee of Massachusetts, Chicago House)
  • Disease-specific services (JCAHO Case Study, Lesbian Community Cancer Project)


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Albuquerque, NM 87110
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