Maitland Public Library Plans to Expand Healthy Cooking Classes

The expansion is made possible as a result of a grant enabling the library to renovate its cooking demonstration area.

More than 300 Participate in Maitland Walks Launch

The launch of Maitland Walks is designed to inspire local residents to walk more and longer.

Guide to Nursing Home and Assisted Care Coming Soon

New guide helps caregivers choose person-centered care for aging relatives.

Plymouth Senior Housing Adopts Smoke-Free Policy

The Winter Park Housing Authority has made The Plymouth Apartments smoke-free, with encouragement from residents.

WPHF Seeks Ideas to Help Caregivers

Ideas to help older adult care takers should be submitted by April 18.

Florida Partnership Promotes Access to Healthy Food

Florida foundations mark successful first year of shared grant making.

FITNESSGRAMS Coming to Lakemont And Hungerford Elementary

Customized FITNESSGRAMS are designed to engage parents in health and fitness of their children

Partners Collaborate to Fund Florida Food Security Survey

Community partners are supporting an in-depth survey focused on senior hunger.



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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