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Coalition’s new five-year plan outlines efforts to address health equity, social determinants of health

The Coalition completed a new five-year Service Delivery Plan in June that aligns with our three main areas of focus – saving babies, strengthening families and building communities – and…

Open Position: Operations & Management Consultant Manager

Working Title: Operations & Management Consultant Manager  Posting Closing Date: Oct 15, 2018 Location: Jacksonville, FL 32211 Agency: Department of Health Program: Healthy Start Salary:  $60,000 Apply Now » REQUIREMENTS The Healthy Start Manager…

2018 Healthy Families Jacksonville Graduation

Twenty-nine kids and their parents graduated from the Healthy Families Jacksonville program on September 27. The graduation took place during a Healthy Families  monthly member gathering. The event occurs during…

Building families in Healthy Families Jacksonville

Healthy Families Jacksonville participant Sherrie McCullough shares a mother-daughter bond with Annie Thomas. She credits Annie’s love and encouragement with helping her exceed her own expectations of being a great…

Magnolia Project hosts their Second Annual Community Baby Shower

More than 100 women and their families came out to the second annual Magnolia Project Community Baby Shower, sponsored by State Representative Tracie Davis, to celebrate and support pregnancy and…

Children’s Home Society now provides Healthy Start services in St. Johns County

Children’s Home Society of Florida is now providing Healthy Start services to moms, infants and families in St. Johns County as of September 1. They have been a Coalition community…

Baker County Infant Mortality Task Force raises community awareness

Baker County’s Infant Mortality Task Force and Substance-exposed Newborn Workgroup spread infant mortality awareness around businesses and neighborhoods in the community as part of local activities during September, National Infant…

NEFL Nurse-Family Partnership 2018 class graduates

Thirty-three two-year-old tots and their families graduated from the NEFL Nurse-Family Partnership program on September 15 – the biggest graduating class in the history of the program. First-time, high-risk moms…

Meet our staff: Latoya Brown

Latoya Brown has been a MomCare advisor for two years at the Coalition, offering Medicaid-eligible women assistance in selecting a Medicaid Managed Care plan, guidance in selecting a prenatal care…

Part of the family: Building relationships in Healthy Start

Healthy Start participant Asrael Warren considers Belinda Jones to be more like a sister to her than her Healthy Start care coordinator – but is grateful to have Ms. Jones…