UF DHP Welcomes our new Program Assistant Meagan Sullivan!

Meagan Sullivan is a first year MPH student at the University of Florida. She graduated with bachelor’s degrees in both Psychology and Criminology from UF in 2017.  She has been […]

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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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DHP Assistant Presents at Poster Competition for the UF Gator Healthcare Forum

Disability and Health Program Assistant Danielle Scheer presented a poster at the 2016 UF Gator Healthcare Forum. To view Danielle’s poster click here    

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Florida receives New Round of CDC funding!

The Florida Office on Disability and Health in pleased to announce that it has been funded for an additional 5 year cycle through the year 2021. The Florida Disability and Health Program […]

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

May 24th, 2017

Need Disability Inclusive images for your publication or brochure? We have a large selection of various disability inclusive images we’d love to share! http://fodh.phhp.ufl.edu/training-resources/inclusive-image-library-photo-release/ 

Policy Briefs and Reports based on BRFSS data available now!

Nov 4th, 2016

Review our 2016 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. […]