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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…

Connect Highlight: Helping through language barriers

“Connect”ing families to care: Connect is a one-stop entry point for home visiting services for moms and babies. Connect utilizes the universal prenatal and infant screens and referrals to streamline…

New Coalition officers and members elected at 2021 annual meeting

The Coalition elected new officers and members at its annual meeting January 28. The Coalition also released the 2020 Annual Report. The new 2021 Board officers are: Pauline Drake, Esq.,…

Meet our staff: Susan Douglas

Susan Douglas is the WELLcome Home Universal Nurse Home Visitor with the Coalition. She joined the team in March 2020 and provides education and support to women who deliver at…