Health

Collaborative Partners share a communication to continuous improvement in the health of area citizens. They work to reduce risky behaviors while improving the access to wellness resources that support healthy behaviors, good nutrition, healthy weight, appropriate physical activity and healthy independent living. Partners in this group have committed to work on one of the following goals: 

Goal 6: Low-Income Children and Families use proper nutrition
Goal 7: Improve Community Health Outcomes
Goal 8: Improve Comunity Health through Prevention and Reduction of Tobacco, Physical Abuse, Substance or Alcohol Abuse
Goal 9: Increase the number of residents whose health enables them to maintain or improve their ability to remain independent 

3 Year Health Awards: $235,827
Boys and Girls Clubs of the Emerald Coast: Healthy Lifestyles
Capstone Adaptive Learning and Therapy Centers: Essential Life Skills
Council on Aging of West Florida: Nutrition Program
Council on Aging of West Florida: Senior Companion Program
Lutheran Services of Florida: Sexual and Physical Abuse Treatment Program
The Arc Gateway: Pearl Nelson Child Development Center-Pediatric Therapy
YMCA of Northwest Florida: Youth Development

1 Year Health Awards: $194,722
Autism Pensacola: Kids for Camp Summer Leaning Lab
Baptist Health Care Foundation: Speech and Hearing Board
Children's Home Society: Kugelman Counseling Center
Epilepsy Foundation of Florida: Epilepsy Services and Resource Center
Gulf Coast Kid's House: Family Advocacy 
Gulf Coast Kid's House: Child Abuse Prevention
Health and Hope Clinic: Access to Care
Independence for the Blind: VIP Children's Program
Independence for the Blind: Older Blind Program 
Lakeview Center: Lakeview Center Victim Services
Manna Food Pantries: Healthy Seniors Food Program at Westminister Village
The Salvation Army: Sally's House