Health

 

Collaborative Partners share a commitment 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 community health through the 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

  • Boys and Girls Clubs of the Emerald Coast – Healthy Lifestyles
  • Capstone Adaptive Learning and Therapy Centers, Inc. – Essential Life Skills
  • Council on Aging of West Florida – Nutrition Program
  • Council on Aging of West Florida – Senior Companion Program
  • Epilepsy Florida – Epilepsy Services
  • Gulf Coast Kid’s House – Child Abuse Prevention Education
  • Lakeview Center – Victim Services
  • Lutheran Services of Florida – Sexual/Physical Abuse Treatment Program
  • The Arc Gateway, Inc. – Pearl Nelson Child Development Center – Pediatric Therapy
  • YMCA of Northwest Florida – Youth Development

 

1-Year Health Awards

  • Escambia County Healthy Start Coalition, Inc. – Healthy Start – Century Program
  • Gulf Coast Kid’s House Inc. – Family Advocacy
  • Health and Hope Clinic, Inc. – Access to Care
  • MANNA – Healthy Seniors Food Program – Tummy Bundles
  • OASIS Florida – Mobile Outreach Program
  • Pensacola United Methodist Community Ministries, Inc. – PUMCM Hot Meal Service