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Palm Beach County Health Leaders Convene to Advance Resident-Led Initiatives

Palm Beach County Health Leaders Convene to Advance Resident-Led Initiatives

West Palm Beach, FL – Sixty-five community leaders focused on improving the health and wellbeing of Palm Beach County residents came together on June 22, 2019 at the United Methodist Church of the Palm Beaches in West Palm Beach to generate new ideas and approaches to some of the community’s

Healthier Neighbors

Healthier Neighbors "Nourish" Retreat Addresses Brain Health for Women of Color

  Event recognizes mental health disparities for African Americans West Palm Beach, FL – One hundred professional women of color recently came together at Manatee Lagoon in West Palm Beach for Nourish, an all-day brain health event offered for free by Healthier Neighbors, a Palm Health Foundation

This is Health: Nourish

This is Health: Nourish

On Friday, May 24, professional women of color representing an array of industries and professions took a day from work to visit Manatee Lagoon in West Palm Beach. However, their goal wasn’t to view or learn about manatees. Rather, the picturesque location served as the perfect venue for an

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 Jupiter's Couch to 5k Program

Healthier Jupiter's Couch to 5k Program

    Healthier Jupiter, a Palm Health Foundation Healthier Together initiative that addresses health and quality of life issues in the Jupiter area, is launching their free Couch to 5k training program in March! The free 9-week program will help individuals gradually increase their

This is Health: Fresh Food Farmacy

This is Health: Fresh Food Farmacy

This year, MyClinic in Jupiter, FL hosted a series of “doctor prescribed” green markets to fight diabetes and improve resident health. The “Fresh Food Farmacy” introduced a new take on what it means to fill a prescription – rather than refill on medicine, residents refilled on fresh fruits and

Healthier Lake Worth Celebrates First Year of Community Collaboration Around Behavioral Health

Healthier Lake Worth Celebrates First Year of Community Collaboration Around Behavioral Health

  West Palm Beach, Fla.– Healthier Lake Worth celebrated its one year anniversary on December 1, 2018 at the Church By The Glades to recognize accomplishments and share its vision to improve the behavioral health of  its residents.    Healthier Together, funded by Palm Health Foundation,

This is Health: Healthier Jupiter's Community Grants 2018

This is Health: Healthier Jupiter's Community Grants 2018

  Often, when we think about health and chronic disease prevention, we picture a hospital or doctor’s office. However, Palm Health Foundation knows that a person’s health is impacted most by their behaviors and environment – access to affordable and healthy food, nutrition education and safe

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 Lake Worth Cleans Up

Healthier Lake Worth Cleans Up

  Healthier Lake Worth launched in July of 2017 with a plan to tackle the root causes of behavioral health issues facing the residents of Lake Worth. In addition to strengthening resident connection to traditional health services and resources, Healthier Lake Worth planned to address