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Coalition featured in Early Childhood Health Equity Landscape Project brief: Embedding equity in early childhood initiatives

The Northeast Florida Healthy Start Coalition was one of eight initiatives featured in a brief entitled “Embedding Equity in Early Childhood Initiatives.” As part of the larger Early Childhood Health…

National Women’s Health Week 2021

The Magnolia Project is hosting a variety of activities May 9-15th to empower women to focus on the many aspects of their health as part of the 2021 National Women’s…

Study finds COVID-19 in pregnant women increases risk of complications, mortality

The results of a study published April 22, 2021 in JAMA Pediatrics found that women diagnosed with COVID-19 during pregnancy have an increased risk of complications and mortality. Pregnant women…

Meet our staff: Tiffany Knight

Tiffany Knight is the Azalea Project and Program Performance Director with the Coalition. She joined the agency in June 2019 and oversees one of the Coalition’s longstanding initiatives, Azalea, while…

Open Position: FDOH Duval Healthy Start Senior Registered Nurse

UPDATE: The Florida Department of Health Duval County is hiring a Healthy Start Senior Registered Nurse. The job posting will close on 4/16/2021. Visit the People First website to find…

Black Maternal Health Week events scheduled

The Northeast Florida Healthy Start Coalition will be hosting a series of events during Black Maternal Health Week 2021 to bring awareness to the health disparities Black moms and babies…

Open Position: FDOH Duval Healthy Start Social Service Counselor

UPDATE: The Florida Department of Health Duval County is hiring a Healthy Start Home Visitor (OPS Social Service Counselor). The job posting will close on 3/31/2021. Visit the People First…

Meet our staff: Ebony Mayham

Ebony Mayham is a Family Partner with the Connect coordinated intake and referral program, linking families to the home visiting service that works best for them. She joined the Coalition…

Black History Month Highlight: Renisha Stewart

We want to recognize and celebrate Black History Month, which was created to commemorate the contributions to our nation made by people of African descent. As part of the celebration,…

Make a Difference! Leadership Academy graduates virtual class

“Because of what I learned about my personal leadership style, I understand that if I make adjustments to how I deal with people I can possible bring change in my…