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Delray Beach Faith Leader Breaking Down Mental Health Barriers in Haitian Community

Delray Beach Faith Leader Breaking Down Mental Health Barriers in Haitian Community

West Palm Beach, FL— Freslaine Saint Louis, a youth minister at Bethel Evangelical Baptist Church in Delray Beach, FL, has become a trailblazer for removing the stigma and fear around mental health in Palm Beach County’s Haitian communities. She recently became one of the first Creole speaking

Education, Behavioral Health and Community Professional to Lead Healthier Delray Beach

Education, Behavioral Health and Community Professional to Lead Healthier Delray Beach

Kenya Chaney Madison has been appointed to the position of senior director, Healthier Delray Beach, a Palm Health Foundation Healthier Together initiative focused on supporting the behavioral health and well-being of Delray Beach residents.  In her new role, Madison will promote behavioral health

Healthier Together's Achievements Recognized

Healthier Together's Achievements Recognized

  All six Healthier Together communities were awarded by the School District of Palm Beach County’s Wellness Promotion Taskforce on May 17, 2018. Healthier Together project directors and executive directors received plaques that recognized their continuing excellence in creating lasting,

Healthier Together Impact Reports

Healthier Together Impact Reports

The Healthier Together communities have been hard at work over the past year advancing better health in their respective neighborhoods. Each community has published an impact report to share the work being done across Palm Beach County in the areas of behavioral health, diabetes and family

Palm Healthcare Foundation: Finding solutions for community's health needs

Palm Healthcare Foundation: Finding solutions for community's health needs

Palm Healthcare Foundation, Inc. brings residents and leaders together on critical health issues to get results. With philanthropic support, we work to achieve transformative health solutions, advocate for our most vulnerable residents and lead change for better health for generations to come.

Delray Beach gets moving for physical challenge

Delray Beach gets moving for physical challenge

The City of Delray Beach came in second in Palm Healthcare Foundation Inc.'s sixth annual Let's Move! Commit to Change Physical Activity Challenge.

"Thirty minutes of physical activity each day changed my life."

Obesity rates in the United States are at an all-time high. In 2016, 40% of American adults and 19% of American Children were obese.* The long-term effects of obesity can lead to many health issues, including heart disease, diabetes, asthma, and cancer. *CDC National Health and Nutrition

Delray Beach kickball game gets community moving

Delray Beach kickball game gets community moving

The Northside/Southside Community Kickball Game featured 25 Delray Beach residents and police officers as part of the sixth annual Palm Healthcare Foundation's Let's Move Challenge that encouraged more physical activity during March.

Delray Beach Cops and Kids compete in kickball game

Delray Beach Cops and Kids compete in kickball game

Part wellness focused, part relationship building between police and the community, Delray Beach residents and their local law enforcement officers will compete in a friendly game of kickball on Sunday at Pompey Park.

Palm Healthcare Awards $2 million to nonprofits

Palm Healthcare Awards $2 million to nonprofits

Palm Healthcare Foundation has awarded nearly $2 million to local nonprofit organizations. The funding will support the increased health and well-being of Palm Beach County residents.