- Associated Press - Thursday, January 19, 2017

DETROIT (AP) - More than $1 million in grants have been awarded to the Detroit Health Department to support new program development.

The city says the programs include initiatives for early childhood, asthma care and treatment, environmental health programs and teen pregnancy prevention.

The Kresge Foundation gave more than $612,000. Another $150,000 was awarded by the Skillman Foundation. The Fred A. and Barbara M. Erb Family Foundation gave $198,000.

Two grants worth a total of $63,000 were awarded by the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services.

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