Chronic diseases are among the most common and expensive health problems in the United States, and they are also some of the most preventable. Often the prevention is related to unhealthy behaviors that people can change. Getting information on the importance of increasing physical activity, healthy eating, not using or smoking tobacco, protecting your body from sun exposure and making some behavior changes can help. The Florida Department of Health in Broward County offers information on healthy living.
Am I eligible for these services?
Any person in Broward County is eligible for these services. Information is provided to individuals upon request.
Is there a cost?
No. The information is free of charge.
Who do I contact for more information?
For more information please call: (954) 467-4700 x 5801 or click here to request a speaker.
For additional information:
Physical fitness, recreation, and sound nutrition are central components of a healthy, meaningful, and productive life. Florida Department of Health in Broward County is a strong supporter of the Nutrition and Fitness Task Force of Broward County. Please see their Home page for many Nutrition and Fitness resourses and information.
To learn how:
Worksite Wellness Services
Florida Department of Health in Broward County partners with area employers to help create a healthy workforce. Research has shown that investing in the health of employees not only is cost effective but increases morale, loyalty and productivity.
The Florida Department of Health in Broward County can help your business/agency to develop and implement Work site Wellness Programs in areas of nutrition, physical activity, smoking cessation, stress management and other topics.
For more information please call 954- 467-4700 x 5805