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UF DHP Welcomes our new Program Assistant Danielle Scheer!

Danielle Scheer is from Davie, Florida.  She graduated from Colgate University in 2014 with a Bachelor’s degree in Cellular Neuroscience and Classical Studies with a focus in Ancient Greek language.  […]

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New Reports Available!

Visit our FODH Reports and Publications Page  for new reports and policy briefs on topics such as Access to Health Care,  Caregiving, and Disability Prevalence. Our Disability Data Report includes […]

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New Resources Available

Check our Training and Resources page for new guides and tip sheets like: Communicating Tips for Speaking with People with Disability Disability Accessibility Tips for Healthcare Providers Insurance Coverage for […]

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Our Mission

The mission of the Florida Office on Disability & Health is to maximize the health, well-being, participation, & quality of life, throughout the lifespan, of all Floridians & their families living with disability.

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Florida receives third year of CDC funding!

The Florida Office on Disability and Health in pleased to announce that it has been funded for its final year of our 3 year grant. The Florida Disability and Health Program […]

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Healthcare Access Tip Sheet

This short tip sheet can help healthcare facilities learn some quick tips on making their officies and communication more accessible to persons with disabilities. You can find the tip sheet […]

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Policy Briefs and Reports based on BRFSS data available now!

Review our 2014 Disability Data Report and Briefing Document for tables on disability statistics covering topics such as access to healthcare, preventative services and emergency preparedness for people with disability. […]

View our Inclusive Image Gallery for Pictures of people with disability living healthy lives

Need Disability Inclusive images for your publication or brochure? We have a large selection of various disability inclusive images we’d love to share! 

Welcome to our new website!

Full of accessibility features! Please browse through and become acquainted with our new site!