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CHILL Helps Kids Cope With Life’s Problems

The free, school-based program helps remove barriers to learning and supports health of the whole child.

Local Leaders Tackle Senior Food Insecurity

Learn how they hope to help Orange County’s estimated 15,000 food insecure older adults.

Health Innovation Grant Workshop Draws 160

Many attendees hope to capture one of Healthy Central Florida’s mini-grants for creative ideas to improve community health.

New Grant to Boost Nutritious Food at Pantries

The Second Harvest program, funded by WPHF, will provide refrigerators, freezers and other equipment, along with staff training to as many as 44 food pantries.

Caregiver Services Network Launches July 1

It’s a one-stop shop for family caregivers to purchase services.

Area’s First Transportation Health Impact Assessment Underway

MetroPlan Orlando, with WPHF and UCF, is examining the health impact of transportation options between UCF’s main campus and the proposed downtown campus.

Local Seniors May Soon Get Fitness Prescriptions

Local health care providers will be able to prescribe activity for older adult patients by referring them to a certified program at the Crosby YMCA Wellness Center.

Breathe Free Winter Park Launches

It’s a voluntary campaign created by Healthy Central Florida to encourage smoke-free dining on restaurant patios.

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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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    Healthy Central Florida (HCF) is pleased to announce th […] The post Announcing 2015-16 Health Innovation Grant Winners   appeared first on Healthy Ce […]
  • People are Talking – and Listening
    The launch of Breathe Free Winter Park has generated a […] The post People are Talking – and Listening appeared first on Healthy Central Florida. […]
  • July 2015 Community Calendar
    What’s happening in the Community of Eatonville for July 2015? Find out here! The post July 2015 Community Calendar appeared first on Healthy Central […]
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