Wellness

Join Youth Services and “Get Your Green On”

Join Youth Services and “Get Your Green On”

May 2018 is Mental Health Awareness and Trauma-Informed Care Month in Palm Beach County.  In support, residents are encouraged to join the Palm Beach County Youth Services Department, Healthier Delray Beach and Birth to 22: United for Brighter Futures in celebrating the third annual Get Your Green On event by wearing green on Thursday, May […]

Holy Ground Palm Beach County Celebrates Grand Opening

Holy Ground Palm Beach County Celebrates Grand Opening

Donna McLoughlin, Board President of Holy Ground PBC, has announced that the Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for their new home, to be known as The Stockard Family Campus, will be held on Thursday, May 3, 2018 from 5:30-7 p.m. at 3015 Broadway Ave. in West Palm Beach. McLoughlin stated “We are thrilled that in May, the […]

The Color Run Hero Tour Comes to Fort Lauderdale

The Color Run Hero Tour Comes to Fort Lauderdale

Vibrant hues fill the air as The Color Run Hero Tour takes over the streets of Downtown Fort Lauderdale on Saturday, May 12th, 2018. Known as “the happiest 5k on the planet,” The Color Run Hero Tour is more about creating smiles and making memories than it is about miles per minute in an effort to make running accessible to […]

LEGOLAND Florida Expands Efforts to Deliver Awesome Experiences for Guests with Physical and Cognitive Disabilities

LEGOLAND Florida Expands Efforts to Deliver Awesome Experiences for Guests with Physical and Cognitive Disabilities

LEGOLAND® Florida Resort is #BuiltForKids. All kids! Kids of all abilities and interests. Since it opened in October 2011, the multi-day vacation destination has worked to ensure its facilities are inclusive as possible for guests with a wide range of physical and cognitive disabilities, as well as food allergies and other dietary restrictions. Planning a visit? […]

Florida KidCare sponsors Free Health and Wellness day Events at Walmart Supercenter

Free Health and Wellness Day Event

To help Floridians spring into health this season, Florida KidCare has teamed up with Walmart to encourage healthy behaviors through its popular Wellness Day event. Walmart Wellness Day takes place across the country, and it offers shoppers access to free blood pressure and blood glucose tests, BMI screenings and free product samples*, along with information […]

Happening Hero: Jim Reidy

Happening Hero: Jim Reidy

For Palm Beach resident Jim Reidy, the necessity was to develop something that would enable the home aides to know when his 101-year-old mother-in-law was attempting to leave her bed. Several years ago, she was frail and prone to falling. She had injured her back falling against her bed, and current technology would only detect […]