Health

People have opportunities

to achieve optimal health

United Way invests in programs that ensure your neighbors have the opportunity to achieve optimal health. Your support provides access to quality healthcare, access to dental programs and nutritious food for those who do not know where they will get their next meal from.

Dignity in Aging - Request for Proposal

United Way of Broward County, the Jewish Federation of Broward County and the Community Foundation of Broward announces a joint Request for Proposal for Demonstration Projects for Elder Services. 

Application Start: March 26, 2019
Application Deadline: April 29, 2019 by noon 
Panel Interviews: May 6-10, 2019
Grants Awarded: June 2019

Click here to download the 2019 RFP for Demonstration Projects for Elder Services 
Click here to download "The Silver Tsunami: Is Broward Ready?" report 
Click here to download the Broward Elder Analysis 

Health Impact

supported by United Way programs

 

 

94%

of program participants were able to access needed medical services

85.6%

special needs adults increased their healthy eating

95%

of medically needy children made progress on their health goals

Featured Success Story

Emily and Jessica

Tears streamed down Emily’s face as she hugged her mom. She was hungry, scared and confused and her mom, Jessica, was just as scared.

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