Category: Current News

NEW! Job Posting: Women’s Intervention Specialist (WIS) / Neonatal Outreach Specialist (NOS)

Women’s Intervention Specialist (WIS) / Neonatal Outreach Specialist (NOS) The Healthy Start Coalition of Flagler & Volusia Counties, Inc. Daytona Beach, Florida $13.00 – 14.75 per hour Full time, M-F, 8-5 Applications accepted via Indeed (link), CareerSource Flagler/Volusia, and Employ

NEW! Job Posting: Parent Educator

Parent Educator – Healthy Families Volusia/Flagler Program The Healthy Start Coalition of Flagler & Volusia Counties, Inc. Daytona Beach, Florida $11.30 per hour Full time, M-F, 8-5 Applications accepted via Indeed (link), CareerSource Flagler/Volusia, and Employ Florida. The Healthy Start

NEW! Job Posting: Program Supervisor – Healthy Start Coordinated Intake & Referral (CI&R)

Program Supervisor – Healthy Start Coordinated Intake & Referral (CI&R) The Healthy Start Coalition of Flagler & Volusia Counties, Inc. Daytona Beach, Florida $30,000.00 – $35,000.00 per year Full time, M-F, 8-5 Applications accepted via Indeed (link), CareerSource Flagler/Volusia, and

Hot cars and kids: Study shows killer temps hit in an hour

NBC News – May 24, 2018 Holley’s moment of terror did not end in tragedy, but on average, 37 kids left in cars die of hyperthermia in the United States every year. A new study from Arizona State University and

Kids At Risk Action Demonstrates how Trauma Impacts Children and how Traumatized Children Impact our Communities

(This post duplicated from the CISION PRWeb website accessed 6/6/18.) US: Kids At Risk Action Demonstrates how Trauma Impacts Children and how Traumatized Children Impact our Communities (Includes video) (Press release) Invisible Children, Kids At Risk Action (KARA) – May

Ignoring Safe Sleep Progress Risks Increasing Safe Sleep Deaths

(This post is duplicated from an original NICHQ article accessed 3/9/18.) Ignoring Safe Sleep Progress Risks Increasing Safe Sleep Deaths – NICHQ Insights The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) recently released a journal article and commentary focused on national and

Florida Department of Health in Volusia County Newsletter

The Florida Department of Health in Volusia County is pleased to provide a copy of their latest newsletter – the Fall 2017 EPI-LOG. This issue includes: Hepatitis A Food safety Disease activity Influenza update Florida Department of Health in Volusia

Paid Family Leave

(The information in this post is duplicated from an original AMCHP email received 6/13/17.) Paid Family Leave The Urban Institute published a brief that illustrates the patchwork of public and private policies that do not meet the needs of working mothers. The

AECF: Not enough is being done to help children overcome “toxic stress”

US: AECF: Not enough is being done to help children overcome “toxic stress” WKRC – June 05, 2017 Maria Piombo of Central Clinic Behavior Health said that 80 percent of the kids they see have had “toxic stress” and instead

How Healthy Families Resolve Conflict

US: How healthy families resolve conflict Tribune – December 20, 2016 Every family experiences trying moments. Even emotionally healthy clans have their share of drama, misunderstandings and hurt feelings. What’s different about healthy families is how they handle their inevitable struggles.