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Oct 9, 2014

Capps Announces Federal Grant to Help Prevent Youth Substance Abuse

Capps announced that Santa Ynez Valley People Helping People received a grant for $125,000 from the Drug-Free Communities Support Program to address youth substance use.

Oct 9, 2014

Capps Announces Federal Grant for Expanded Mental Health Services

Capps announced that the San Luis Obispo County Behavioral Health Department received a $348,142 grant for Mental Health Services.

Oct 3, 2014

Capps Announces Small Business Grant to Aid Diabetes Research

Capps announces that Aptitude Medical Systems, Inc. in Santa Barbara received a $223,839 grant from the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases.

Oct 2, 2014

Capps Announces Grant to Bring More Physicians to Clinics in Lompoc and Santa Maria

Capps announces grant to expand services at Lompoc and Santa Maria clinics.

Oct 1, 2014

Capps Announces Grants for Santa Maria Health Care Center

Capps announced that the Santa Barbara Public Health Department received a federal grant to support additional physicians.

Sep 18, 2014

Capps Participates in AED Hunt on the Hill

Capps participated in the AED Hunt on the Hill as part of Children’s Cardiomyopathy Awareness Month.

Jul 9, 2014

Capps, Markey, Meng Introduce Bill to Protect Workers and Children From Chemical Exposure

Bill introduced to protect workers and consumers from chemicals that the President’s Cancer Panel has indicated could be causing “grievous harm.”

Jul 8, 2014

Capps Announces Funds for UCSB Research to Improve Global Health

UCSB researchers received nearly $1.5 million to research strategies to reduce the incidence of schistosomiasis, a major human tropical disease.