While we can’t say which way the wind will blow the hurricane, we want to ensure that pregnant women and their families are taking the necessary precautions in case things take a turn for the worse. It is vital to have a plan for disasters such as hurricanes to avoid added stress on a family, […]
Join us as we put the FUN in FUNdraising at our annual Painting with a Purpose night at Painting with a Twist! Bring a dish to share if you’d like. And cash! We’ll have a raffle and lots of FUN raising money for Healthy Start to fund Safe Sleep Kits. This year, we have TWO […]
April is Child Abuse Prevention Month. Join Healthy Start and Prevent Child Abuse Florida to learn how to prevent child abuse by supporting your community.
At-risk families in North Sarasota will continue to receive free, professional support and education from the Save My Life Program thanks to donations from the “An Evening for Healthy Start” Fundraiser and $40,000 Bank of America Client Foundation Grant.
With the addition of the Client Intake and Referral Project, Healthy Start adds Ryan Belak as Project Manager, and promotes Sara Dawson-Olesen to Associate Executive Director.
Continue the Season of Giving into the New Year A couple months ago I answered the phone at the Healthy Start Coalition office. A nice gentleman was on the other line requesting help. I assured him I would do what I could and to explain to me what was going on. He was a resident […]
Healthy Start Coalition, Breastfeeding Advocates of Sarasota County, and other local organizations celebrate with “Latch-On, Sarasota” Breastfeeding Awareness events and more August 4, 2018– The City of Sarasota will once again proclaim August as Breastfeeding Awareness Month. Mayor Liz Alpert will present the Proclamation at 10:00 am at the Healthy Start Coalition of Sarasota County’s […]
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Florida’s Healthy Start Coalitions Applaud Florida Legislature for Protecting Funding for High-Risk Pregnant Women and Babies The following is a statement from the Healthy Start Coalition of Sarasota County regarding the Florida Legislature’s decision to maintain funding for Florida’s Healthy Start program: “We applaud the Florida Legislature for maintaining funding for Florida’s […]