Nan’s Secret to Staying Happy & Healthy

“I am 73 years old. I don’t feel 50, I don’t feel 40 – I feel 30!”

Teaching and Parenting the Snapchat Generation

Surrounded by technology, students and their parents must understand how to safely use and monitor the use of social media.

HCF Celebrates another Successful Year

About to turn 4, Healthy Central Florida (HCF), the healthy community initiative founded by Winter Park Health Foundation and Florida Hospital, has already accomplished significant achievements.

Starting the Conversation in Central Florida

The Conversation Project a public awareness effort designed to help people talk about their wishes for end of life care.

Our Whole Community is about Faith & Health

Faith communities throughout the community are motivating many worshippers to get up and get moving as well as eat healthier.

WPHF Leader Named Citizen of Year

Patty Maddox, President/CEO of the Winter Park Health Foundation, will be honored as the recipient of the 2016 Lydia Gardner Citizen of the Year Award at a community event in January.

HCF Parades for Health & Happiness

If there is anything that can bring people together and spread happiness, it’s a parade!

Kids Learn Healthy Habits From Older Adults

At a recent brunch to reflect on the fall session, volunteers shared success stories and challenges.



WPHF supports the CYI-- a collection of free, school-based health and wellness services in 12 local schools--to keep students healthy and at their academic best.
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This free, nonprofit, online news service focused on Florida health issues, was launched with funding from multiple health foundations—including WPHF. It is now part of WUSF Media at the University of South Florida.

This community-based initiative was founded by WPHF and Florida Hospital to help make Central Florida the healthiest community in the U.S.

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