WPHF

Upcoming Event – Exercise: The Perfect Elixir for your Brain

Learn about the importance of physical activity and play, and its effects on the brain.

Road Construction Makes Way for Project Wellness

Construction will take place Monday – Friday within the hours of 7 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Dali Lama’s Personal Physician Visits Central Florida

Dr. Barry Kerzin emphasized the need for unity, compassion and caring for oneself – in order to better care for others.

Breathe Free Winter Park Continues to Gain Momentum

To date, 41 restaurants and bars are voluntarily offering smoke-free air.

WPHF Participates in Florida Place-Based Initiatives Meeting

The group plans to meet bi-annually to continue learning from each other’s efforts.

Coordinated Youth Initiative Continues to Positively Impact Students

This past school year – as with the past 15 years – nurses, counselors and Healthy School Team leaders formed a strong safety net of support that helped keep students healthy and ready to learn.

Rebranding Aging with Growing Bolder

WPHF will work with Growing Bolder to change the way our community looks at aging by destroying stereotypes and delivering hope, inspiration and possibility.

WPHF Launches Text4Tots Pilot Program

Parents can “opt in” to receive text messages supporting their child’s healthy development.

RECENT VIDEO STORIES

KEY INITIATIVES

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.
  • Eat and Play Together for Healthier Children
    Overall, the more active and engaged parents are in healthy behaviors, the more likely children are to meet guidelines on healthy behaviors. The post […]
  • Keep Teen Drivers Safer
    Things parents can do to reduce the chances of their teen driver getting into an accident. The post Keep Teen Drivers Safer appeared first on Healthy […]
  • The Power of Music
    Listening to music and singing together is a great way to have fun, bond, and help your child learn! The post The Power of Music appeared first on Hea […]
  • Digital Citizenship for All Pledge
    Encourage your child's teacher to take the pledge to empower students to use technology safely, responsibly, and effectively. The post Digital Ci […]

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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