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Florida DCF releases Duval County foster care redesign evaluation

The state Department of Children and Families released a final evaluation of the redesign of foster care in Duval and Alachua counties. The redesign began in  2007. According to DCF, as…

Fourth edition of “Baby’s First Six Months” home visiting curriculum released

The FSU Center for Prevention and Early Intervention Policy has released the fourth edition of “Baby’s First Six Months,” the Partners for a Healthy Baby home visiting curriculum. This latest…

CDC text program provides preconception health reminders

Having a healthy baby starts before pregnancy, especially when it comes preventing birth defects. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is launching a text program to provide women — whether they intend…

New webinar series available: The Impact of Trauma on Women and Girls Across the Lifespan

 A webinar on “The Impact of Adverse Childhood Experience on Adults” will be available July 20 at 2 pm, featuring Vincent Felitti, MD, principal investigator at the Adverse Childhood Experience…

Breastfeeding seminar for physicians to be held in Orlando

The Florida Breastfeeding Coalition is holding the 3rd Annual Healthcare Provider Breastfeeding Seminar: Florida Call to Action to Support Breastfeeding at Winnie Palmer Hospital in Orlando on September 10. Register here. The…

Undoing Racism Workshop coming to Jacksonville in August

“The failure of our community to successfully address the longstanding issues of racism, poverty, and socio-economic disparities is killing our babies.” Infant Mortality Study Jacksonville Community Council, Inc. (JCCI) 2008…

Shands Jacksonville Little Miracles Baby Shower

The Little Miracles Baby Shower will be Saturday, August 6at 9 a.m. at the Shands Jacksonville — Learning Resource Center, 655 W. 8th St. There will be door prizes, health…

Teen Pregnancy Task Force — Get involved in the group’s final plan

After collecting data and qualitative information from teens themselves, local organizations and best practices from throughout the area, state and country, the is finally moving towards the development of a…

E3 Business Group holding lunch sessions through August for business owners

 The E3 Business Group will host lunch sessions covering the three “E’s” for business owners: educate, encourage and empower. The sessions are each Saturday from July 23-August 13 from 9am-12…

“Why Race & Place Matter: Building Healthy and Thriving Communities for All” webinar available

REACH is cosponsoring a webinar with the Racial and Ethnic Health Disparities Action Institute entitled “Why Race & Place Matter: Building Healthy and Thriving Communities for All.” It is scheduled…