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Strengthening the Local Food Pantry Network

Representatives from local food pantries came together to learn, exchange ideas and be recognized for their dedication to alleviating hunger.

Eatonville Takes Action for a Healthier Community

Technical assistance for a new town charter was made possible through a grant to the Institute of Government at UCF.

Opening Minds through Art

Staff and volunteers at Easter Seals Florida’s Day Break adult day care program are helping those with dementia open their minds through art.

Second Annual Arts and Wellness Symposium Held at UCF

Participants heard how the arts can be used by family caregivers to spark a connection with their loved ones with dementia.

Parramore Assessment Offers Health Improvement Suggestions

A health impact assessment in Orlando’s Parramore community produced ideas on how to protect the health of residents as community development continues.

Preliminary Data Shows 420,000 Florida Seniors Food Insecure

Early results, presented at the Florida Council on Aging Annual Conference, also show the most food insecure are in the 60-64 and 65-69 age groups.

Neighbors Network Taking Root

Neighbors Network makes it possible for older adults to age at home with confidence.

Partners Collaborate to Fund Florida Food Security Survey

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