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Happy Holidays from Palm Health Foundation

Happy Holidays from Palm Health Foundation

  As we prepare to celebrate the holidays and close out a difficult year, we also reflect on the positive impact the foundation made in a time of overwhelming need.   Palm Health Foundation is proud of our ability to be nimble in responding to the needs of our neighbors. Whether

Palm Health Foundation Staff Finds Safe Connection

Palm Health Foundation Staff Finds Safe Connection

  During our annual Train the Brain campaign, Palm Health Foundation staff came together for the first time in-person since the start of the pandemic for a brain-health-boosting experience at Dovecot Farm in Loxahatchee Groves. The gathering was a safe and socially distanced opportunity

The Neighbors Helping Neighbors Fund Helps Phyllis Find Her Smile Again

The Neighbors Helping Neighbors Fund Helps Phyllis Find Her Smile Again

Earlier this year, Palm Beach County resident Phyllis Richardson was facing an eviction. With a stomach cancer diagnosis and multiple visits to the hospital during the COVID-19 pandemic, her bills became unmanageable. Palm Health Foundation’s generous donors and partners were able to provide

Frances Fisher and the Merrell Family Foundation Establish Mental and Behavioral Health Professions Scholarship Funds at Palm Health Foundation

Frances Fisher and the Merrell Family Foundation Establish Mental and Behavioral Health Professions Scholarship Funds at Palm Health Foundation

Donors and foundation seek increased access to mental and behavioral health services in Palm Beach County   West Palm Beach, Fla.– Palm Health Foundation, Palm Beach County’s community foundation for health, announced the establishment of two new donor scholarship funds to encourage

Palm Health Foundation Awards Grant to Susan G. Komen in Florida to Fund Community Breast Health Navigator in the Glades

Position critical to saving lives of African American and Hispanic women at highest risk of breast cancer.   West Palm Beach, Fla.– Palm Health Foundation, Palm Beach County’s community foundation for health, has provided a grant to Susan G. Komen from its Helen and Harold Bernstein Endowment

Train the Brain 2020: Work-Life Integration

Train the Brain 2020: Work-Life Integration

www.TraintheBrainPBC.org  80% of American workers report feeling stressed on the job, and almost half of them want to learn how to manage it. And, that was before the start of the pandemic, which complicated many work environments. So, how can we prevent work stress rather than react to its

Train the Brain 2020: Parenting Can Feel Impossible Right Now

Train the Brain 2020: Parenting Can Feel Impossible Right Now

  www.TraintheBrainPBC.org Parenting is a tough job – throw in all that 2020 has offered, and it can feel nearly impossible. During Train the Brain, we've discussed coping strategies for the fear and anxiety that many of us feel this year. Many parents are managing these emotions

Train the Brain 2020: Cultivating Resilience

Train the Brain 2020: Cultivating Resilience

www.TraintheBrainPBC.org   Our 2020 campaign goal is to help our community build resilience and understand the importance of self-care as we navigate a difficult year. Resilience is the ability to recover from difficulty, or adapt in the face of adversity, tragedy, trauma or substantial

Camden Switzer Reflects on Her Summer Internship with PHF

Camden Switzer Reflects on Her Summer Internship with PHF

I am currently a junior at Brown University, double-concentrating in public health and business economics. When searching for an internship, I knew I wanted to be exposed to an organization that was dynamic in their community, had a strong public health focus and was determined to provide equal

Palm Health Foundation Opens Scholarship Application  for Nursing and Mental/Behavioral Health Professions

Palm Health Foundation Opens Scholarship Application for Nursing and Mental/Behavioral Health Professions

West Palm Beach, Fla.– Palm Health Foundation, Palm Beach County’s community foundation for health, will open applications for nursing and mental/behavioral health scholarships on November 1, 2020. The scholarships are administered by the George Snow Scholarship Fund and encourage individuals with