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Nominations open for 2018 Stars of the Space Coast Awards

Nominations open Oct. 1 for the 2018 Parrish Medical Center Stars of the Space Coasts Awards, presented by 2-1-1 Brevard to honor the “stellar work” in nonprofits in Brevard County. The deadline is Oct. 21, and finalists will announced Oct. 26. The awards presentation will be held Nov. 30 at the Space Coast Health Foundation […]

Learn how to get most out of Social Security

The United Way of Brevard will offer a free 90-minute workshop at 9:30 a.m. Friday, Nov. 9, at the Space Coast Health Foundation Center for Collaboration in Rockledge. Topics covered will include: Understanding your benefits Maximizing your benefits Better planning for your retirement Door prizes will be awarded. The address is 1100 Rockledge Blvd. (U.S. […]

Book, Balls & Blocks: Family Fun & Screenings on Aug. 4

Help Me Grow Brevard will present its second “Books, Balls & Blocks” on Saturday, Aug. 4, to offer free child development screenings, educational prizes and a multi-station play area where children can show off their skills. “BB&B” will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 4, at Melbourne Square mall during the […]

BCSO’s Singleton to lead 2-1-1 Brevard board of directors

Cmdr. Dan Singleton, who leads the Brevard County Sheriff’s Office East Precinct, will serve as the new board president for 2-1-1 Brevard Inc. Gregory DeRoy, vice president of member services at Space Coast Credit Union, will fill the role of board vice president, while David Knowlton, supervising senior accountant at Carr, Riggs & Ingram, will […]

Book, Balls & Blocks: Family Fun & Screenings on May 12

This year, on the day before Mother’s Day, a special event called “Books, Balls & Blocks” will offer free screenings, educational prizes and a multi-station play area where children can show off their skills. “BB&B” will be held from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, May 12, at Viera Regional Community Center, in conjunction with […]

2-1-1 Counts lets you answer your questions about local needs

Want to know how many people told 2-1-1 Brevard they needed help with food, shelter or other basic needs in the past year, the past month or even yesterday? Want to know how many of those people live in a particular ZIP code, part of the county or legislative district? Near real-time data now is […]