The Polk Youth Leadership Team traveled to Tallahassee for the annual Children’s Week event to attend activities, including the Teen Town Hall Meeting and Supreme Court Education Program as well as an in-depth tour of the Florida State University campus.
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World AIDS Day is held on the 1st of December each year. It is an opportunity for people worldwide to unite in the fight against HIV, show their support and to commemorate people who have died. World AIDS Day was the first ever global health day held for the first time in 1988. The Polk …
On Wednesday, September 7th, 2016 the Healthy Start Coalition of Hardee, Highlands & Polk Counties, Inc. hosted a Diversity Awareness: Creating A Culture of Respect Training. The facilitator for the training was Naomi Ardjomand-Kermani out of the Gainesville, FL area. Naomi Ardjomand-Kermani, MPH is an Associate Planner at WellFlorida Council (WFC), the health planning council …
Healthy Start Coalition of Hardee, Highlands & Polk Counties employees, Tonya Akwetey, Community Liaison/FIMR Coordinator and Marcia McCalla, Program Assistant, volunteered through “Send Me Missions Louisiana DISASTER RELIEF” to help those in need from the natural disaster. Please go to http://www.sendmemissions.com/ to see pictures and read more on the blog about this mission. Thank you …