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Winners named for 2017 Stars of the Space Coast

Winners have been named for the Parrish Medical Center Stars of Space Coast Awards to honor the “stellar work” of nonprofits, presented Friday, Dec. 1, by 2-1-1 Brevard. They are: • Family Promise of Brevard for the Health First Supernova Award. • Tom Kammerdener of Aging Matters in Brevard for the Hospice of St. Francis […]

Health Watch: World Heart Day set for Sept. 29

World Heart Day is a global campaign during which individuals, families, communities and governments around the world participate in activities to take charge of their heart health and that of others. Through this campaign, the World Heart Federation unites people from all countries and backgrounds in the fight against the cardiovascular disease burden, and inspires […]

2-1-1 Brevard part of MYFLVET network to help veterans

2-1-1 Brevard is part of a statewide program of 2-1-1 providers that is dedicated to helping Florida veterans. Florida has the third largest veteran population in the nation with 1,755,680 veterans calling the state home. 2-1-1 Brevard is working in conjunction with the Florida Department of Veterans Affairs and the Crisis Center of Tampa Bay […]

2-1-1 Brevard part of MYFLVET network to help veterans

2-1-1 Brevard is part of a statewide program of 2-1-1 providers that is dedicated to helping Florida veterans. Florida has the third largest veteran population in the nation with 1,755,680 veterans calling the state home. 2-1-1 Brevard is working in conjunction with the Florida Department of Veterans Affairs and the Crisis Center of Tampa Bay […]

RESOURCES FOR PUERTO RICO EVACUEES IN BREVARD

Dial 2-1-1 for updated information and assistance regarding the governmental, health and social services listed under the headings below, as well as other services. Click on “FIND SERVICES” above for additional resources. CHILD CARE Early Learning Coalition for Child Care Resource & Referral (321-637-7272), Subsidized Child Care (waiting list may apply) and Voluntary Pre-Kindergarten. 321.637.1800 […]

Evacuation shelters to open at 3 p.m. Friday

Brevard County has announced a mandatory evacuation order starting at 3 PM Friday. This order is for Evacuation Zone A, (http://floridadisaster.org/publicmapping/) which includes the barrier islands, Merritt Island and some mainland low-lying areas along the Indian River Lagoon. In addition, those who live in mobile or manufactured homes or in other flood-prone areas are also […]