Every Baby Deserves a Healthy Start!

Healthy Start Coalition Office Hours

The health and safety of pregnant women, infants, and families in our community is our number one priority. Healthy Start staff is ready and willing to help. Our business hours are Monday to Friday from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm. Call us at 941-373-7070 and follow phone directory prompts for staff extensions.


If you have an urgent need, please contact Executive Director, Shon Ewens at: [email protected] or by calling (205) 506-9914.



How Is the National Formula Shortage Affecting Sarasota Babies?

MILK MATTERS How Is the National Formula Shortage Affecting Sarasota Babies? “Our community is aware of this national issue, and are ready to extend a hand,” says Healthy Start Sarasota executive director Ewens. By Allison Forsyth May 17, 2022  Across the United States, expectant and new mothers are concerned about the ongoing baby formula shortage. […]

The Healthy Stat Coalition of Sarasota County recognizes there are a lot of countries experiencing turmoil with refugees arriving to the U.S. with many needs.  Healthy Start is here to help all pregnant women and families with young children up to age 3 in Florida. Click here for resources for families new to Florida.


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