What's in a name? What does the word family mean to you?
The family is a vital institution in our society. We all start out in one. Families are often the first and frequently the last source of support we have.
Whatever the word family means to you...whatever relationships you have in your life...the Department of Health wants to provide you with:
Check out the links provided below. If you think they are useful, please share them!
Celebrate Family Day
Teenagers are growing toward adulthood. Part of this transition includes learning how to handle challenging, and at times difficult situations. The Office of Positive Youth Development is trying to help.
Valentine's Day Tips
12 Ways to Ensure Holiday Health and Safety
Violence: Are You At Risk?
ABCs to Strengthen Families* - PDF 161KB
This webpage is provided by the Florida Department of Health. The Department's mission is to promote, protect and improve the health of all people in Florida. The Department believes that informed families are healthier families. Thousands of public health professionals work every day throughout Florida to provide health education, prevention programs, and clinical services to achieve this mission.
* Please note: The above documents are in the Portable Document Format (pdf). You may need Adobe Acrobat Reader to view or print them.