Local partners develop and implement workshops, seminars, and health screening opportunities for Florida’s elders on a variety of health-related topics. Health education programs are available to seniors and technical assistance and information are available to organizations that serve elders.
Health Promotion Related Information
- Mental Health
- Oral Health
- Physical Fitness
- Violence and Substance Abuse Prevention
Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Brochures
- Fire Safety Tips for Florida’s Elders (PDF 1.47 MB)
- Are you afraid of falls? Let’s try Tai Chi (PDF 2.08 MB)
These programs target health conditions that plague older adults. Local partners develop and implement chronic disease self-management courses, chronic disease prevention courses such as arthritis, cancer, cardiovascular disease, diabetes, flu, osteoporosis, and stroke. Highly qualified trainers provide evidence-based chronic disease self-management courses to enable seniors to live fuller lives despite chronic illnesses.
Disease Prevention Related Information
- Cardiovascular Disease