Palm Health Foundation Annual Report 2018
Palm Health Foundation’s Better Brain Health luncheon was packed full of brain health information. We learned from Dr. Helen Fisher, biological anthropologist, about the importance of social relationships to brain health and overall wellbeing and the adverse effects of social isolation.
We’ve mentioned in newsletters past the impact that a person’s zip code can have on their health. Palm Health Foundation is committed to addressing our county’s health needs outside of the clinical setting. Here’s an example of how this is being done in another community in the U.S. Watch this
In addition to changing the foundation’s name, the Palm Health Foundation team has been fine-tuning our messaging to help our friends and neighbors better understand our work. We are proud to announce that we have formulated an equity statement, which we reference in all facets of our work, from
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
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,
2018 has been a banner year of leading change for better health in Palm Beach County. I’m excited to share highlights with you, starting with the change in our name from Palm Healthcare Foundation to Palm Health Foundation. The change is minor, yet it represents our growing role as a funder of
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
Palm Health Foundation is pleased to announce that we will continue to support Mental Health First Aid through a grant awarded by Florida Blue Foundation. Mental Health First Aid is a training program that teaches members of the public how to identify and help a person who is experiencing a mental
The foundation completed our second Train the Brain campaign this year in October. That’s right – Train the Brain twice in one year! It was an incredible privilege to continue the conversation around brain health with Palm Beach County residents.