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Through its work, the Winter Park Health Foundation strives to engage residents to make personal changes and adopt healthy lifestyles.  And, we enlist and empower ideas from members of the community who are focused on making their communities healthier places. The focus is on disease prevention and the aim is to energize individuals and communities to identify and implement sustainable actions to address their health concerns.

CYI Connects Health & Learning for Students

Keeping students healthy and in school is key to learning.

Day Break’s Arts and Wellness Program Holds Second Exhibit

Through art, adults with special needs are able to improve their physical and psychological wellbeing.

WPHS Live.Life.Healthy Students Celebrate Food Revolution Day

“Access to good, fresh, nutritious food is every child’s human right.”-- Jaime Oliver, Chef & Founder, Food Revolution Day

Walk ‘n’ Roll Program Surpasses 2,000-Participant Goal

This Walk ‘n' Roll MOVEment is a shining success and a testimony to community partnerships.

Philanthropic WPHS Senior Earns 2017 Tori Sheahan Kindness and Compassion Award and Scholarship

Quinn Martin has devoted nearly every free Saturday in high school to building houses with Habitat for Humanity.

CHILL Counselors Learn from Mindfulness Expert

Sharing session leads to discussion on mindfulness, meditation & creating a community culture of well being.

Challenge Day Promotes Empathy Among Local Youth

Local secondary schools are focusing on creating a community and culture that values diversity, supports differences and builds positive relationships among students.

Connecting Generations – Something to Celebrate

Volunteers for Community Impact (VCI) hosted their Second Annual Cyber-Seniors Recognition Breakfast last month.

Learning on the Field: Lakemont Students Work Out with NFL Pro Bowlers

Through the PLAY 60 clinic, NFL Pro Bowl players encouraged local kids to get active for 60 minutes a day.