Blog

I am a Healthy Start Employer: Black Knight

Congratulations to Black Knight, Inc. for receiving certification as a gold-level I am a Healthy Start Employer for creating a culture of health and wellbeing for families in the workplace! The certification…

Serve a year: National Health Corps Florida

  Every year the National Health Corps Florida AmeriCorps program seeks members who are interested in serving at different public health-focused nonprofits and government organizations. The program is a great…

Clay County Substance-exposed Newborn Workgroup taking action against high statistics

In 2005, only a handful of babies were born in Clay County with Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome — withdrawal from prenatal exposure to opioids. Thirteen years later, that statistic has increased…

Healthy Start Nassau hires former client as new part-time care coordinator

(from left to right) Jamesha Moment, Kathy Allen holding Keaton and Valerie Eldridge  Jamesha Moment participated in the Florida Department of Health Nassau County Healthy Start program, after learning she…

Nutrition education breaking barriers in Health Zone 1

Access to healthy food in Jacksonville’s Health Zone 1 has been limited and fast food restaurants are cheap and easily accessible. But new efforts from community agencies and the Magnolia…

March for Babies: Why we walk

Almost 4 million babies are born in the United States each year; we walk to ensure their opportunity for a healthy start. Every baby deserves a fighting chance. The March…

AmeriCorps members getting things done through the years: Amber Nase

AmeriCorps Week, a celebration of all things AmeriCorps is March 11-17. Each day, we’re highlighting the National Health Corps Florida AmeriCorps alumni that have served at various public health-focused nonprofits…

AmeriCorps members getting things done through the years: Laura Ramsdell

AmeriCorps Week, a celebration of all things AmeriCorps is March 11-17. Each day, we’re highlighting the National Health Corps Florida AmeriCorps alumni that have served at various public health-focused nonprofits…

AmeriCorps members getting things done through the years: Kylie Repasy

AmeriCorps Week, a celebration of all things AmeriCorps is March 11-17. Each day, we’re highlighting the National Health Corps Florida AmeriCorps alumni that have served at various public health-focused nonprofits…

AmeriCorps members getting things done through the years: Anna Ulyanenkova

AmeriCorps Week, a celebration of all things AmeriCorps is March 11-17. Each day, we’re highlighting the National Health Corps Florida AmeriCorps alumni that have served at various public health-focused nonprofits…