Media Release

Florida Healthy Babies Meeting

Friday, May 26, 2017 3:00 PM

ALACHUA COUNTY, FL - The Florida Department of Health in Alachua County in collaboration with the Department of Children and Families’ Child Fatality Prevention Partnership is hosting a Florida Healthy Babies meeting. The meeting is on Friday, June 9, 2017, from 1 4 p.m. in the Health Department’sd Thomas Coward Auditorium (224 S.E. 24th Street, Gainesville).

There will be presentations about perinatal mental health, the Healthy Families program, the Healthy Start program, car seat safety, the Coordinated Intake and Referral program, and other updates from local community initiatives.

Those interested should RSVP by Friday, June 2, by email to

For more information, contact Diana Duque at 352-225-4355 or

For more information, contact Diana Duque at 352-225-4355 or


  • Mark Sexton
  • Communications & Legislative Affairs Director
  • Phone: 352-374-5204
  • Cell: 352-283-2317

If you have a disability and need an accommodation in order to participate in a County program, service or public meeting, please contact the Alachua County Equal Opportunity Office at 352-374-5275 at least 2 business days prior to the event. TTY users please call 711 (Florida Relay Service).