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WINTER PARK HEALTH FOUNDATION’S INVESTMENT IN HEALTHY KIDS CLEARS ADMINISTRATIVE HURDLE: NEARLY 800 CHILDREN TO BE SERVED

Some 800 Orange County children will be eligible to receive low-cost Healthy Kids health insurance because of a positive vote by the Florida Legislative Budget Commission on Thursday at their Tallahassee meeting. By their action, the LBC has cleared away an administrative hurdle, permitting the acceptance of a $600,000 grant offered by the Winter Park […]

Winter Park Health Foundation Offers $600,000 Grant to Revive Healthy Kids Program for Uninsured Orange County Children

Investment to be announced today in Tampa at the Governor’s Task Force on Access to Affordable Health Insurance Christina, a seven-year-old Orlandoan gets regular care for her chronic asthma and no longer has to rely on expensive emergency room treatment to address flare-ups now that she is enrolled in the Healthy Kids insurance program. And […]

Some things just can’t wait.

MY WORD by Patricia Maddox Appeared in the Orlando Sentinel on November 19, 2003 Some things can’t wait. Like kids without health care. And it’s a long time until the next Florida Legislative session. So the Winter Park Health Foundation, hoping to offer a bit of relief from the problem, Monday offered to supply up […]