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The Winter Park Health Foundation collaborates with community, school and business leaders to help them recognize the important role they can play in promoting health, and how health impacts quality of life, productivity and economic vitality. The focus is on cultivating community champions and working with those who are ready to make the healthy choice an easier choice in school, at worksites, and throughout the community at large.

Community Organizations Collaborate on Senior Hunger

Cheney community plans an intergenerational approach to address hunger.

Healthy Eatonville Promotes Senior Fitness

Seniors in Eatonville are improving their overall health through participation in age appropriate fitness activities.

Walking and Rolling to Better Health and Grades

Healthy Central Florida mini-grants hope to increase the number of students walking and biking to school.

Intergenerational Program CATCH Healthy Habits Demonstrates Success for All Ages

CATCH senior volunteers serving Eatonville youth recently recognized for Excellence in Community Volunteer Service.

City of Winter Park to Pursue Age Friendly Community Designation

Foundation grant support will help the City of Winter Park become the eighth Florida municipality designated as an AARP Age-Friendly Community.

Leadership Eatonville Community Survey Reveals Resident Priorities

Responses suggest activities for youth, neighborhood beautification efforts, jobs and adult education hold the highest priority.

Road Construction Makes Way for Project Wellness

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

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.