• Fresh. Healthy. Local! Find your nearest Farmers Market
    in Broward County.

  • Shared Use Agreements: Increasing opportunities for
    physical activity in our communities

  • "Closing the Gap
    in Childhood Obesity"
    Watch the videos of this
    Clinton Foundation forum

  • TOUCH is on YouTube! Check Out Our Growing
    Library of Video Content.

Working Together
For A Healthier Broward!

We work with communities, partners and local government
to reduce health disparities & improve the health and well-being
of Broward County Residents in these four key areas:

Tobacco Free
Living

Raising awareness and working to prevent exposure to harmful secondhand Tobacco smoke.

Active Living &
Healthy Eating

Improving access to healthy and nutritious foods and opportunities for physical activity.

High Quality Clinical &
Preventive Services

Improving long-term health by providing access to coordinated patient-centered healthcare.

Healthy & Safe
Physical Environments

Implementing roadway and neighborhood designs that increase the safety of cyclists and pedestrians.

Events That TOUCH Lives.

Upcoming Local Events from TOUCH and Our Partners.

Browse The Events Calendar

 
Upcoming Events:
  • NamiWalks Broward County 2014 for Mental Health

    When: November 8, 2014 @ 8:30 AM – 2:00 PM
    Where: Tradewinds Park, 3600 West Sample Road, Coconut Creek, FL 33066, USA

    Every journey begins with that first step! As NAMIWalks celebrates our 12th Anniversary in 2014, we are proud to be the largest and most successful mental health awareness and fundraising event in America! Through NAMIWalks’[...]

  • Chefs Up Front Miami Benefit Dinner and Auction

    When: September 5, 2014 @ 6:00 PM – 10:30 PM
    Where: The Biltmore Hotel – Coral Gables, 1200 Anastasia Avenue, Coral Gables, FL 33134, USA

    FLIPANY once again teams up with some of South Florida’s most acclaimed chefs at the Fourth Annual Chefs up Front Dinner and Auction in Miami. Chefs Up Front is a unique dining experience, where celebrated[...]

  • Chefs Up Front Fort Lauderdale Benefit Dinner and Auction

    When: August 22, 2014 @ 5:30 PM – 10:00 PM
    Where: The W Hotel – Fort Lauderdale, 401 North Fort Lauderdale Beach Boulevard, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304, USA

    FLIPANY once again teams up with some of South Florida’s most acclaimed chefs at the Fourth Annual Chefs up Front Dinner and Auction in Ft. Lauderdale. Chefs Up Front is a unique dining experience, where[...]

  • Longer, Healthier, Happy Hour & Food Pairing Benefiting FLIPANY

    When: August 13, 2014 @ 3:00 PM – 7:00 PM
    Where: Wyndham Boca Raton, 1950 Glades Road, Boca Raton, FL 33431, USA

    Eat The Truth® and the Wyndham Hotel Boca Present Longer, Healthier, Happy Hour and Foof Pairing To Benefit FLIPANY (Florida Introduces Physical Activity and Nutrition to Youths) In cooperation with the Boca Chamber’s Festival Days “An afternoon of relaxation, networking, dining,[...]

  • Summer BreakSpot Program Celebration!

    When: August 8, 2014 @ 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM
    Where: Meyers Estates, 2411 Northwest 7th Street, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33311, USA

    PLEASE JOIN US for a SPECIAL EVENT! WHAT? Celebration of Innovative Summer BreakSpot Mobile Pilot! WHO? Parents,Children,CommunityLeaders WHERE? Meyers Estates 2411 NW 7th Street, Fort Lauderdale, 33311 WHEN? Friday, August 8th 11:30 a.m. – 1:00[...]

  • 4th Annual Summer Hat Luncheon

    When: August 30, 2014 @ 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM
    Where: Whole Foods Market, 300 Gulf Stream Way, Dania Beach, FL 33004, USA

    Wear your most amazing and festive hat as we celebrate the holidays. Sample delicious tasting portions of holiday favorites that have been created by our talented chefs. This event is sponsored by Whole Foods Market[...]

  • The Big Latch On 2014!

    When: August 1, 2014 @ 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM
    Where: Urban League of Broward County, 560 Northwest 27th Avenue, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33311, USA

    Let’s break the Global Big Latch On record for the most women breastfeeding simultaneously! Please arrive by 9 a.m. to allow time for Registration and Light Refreshments. About Big Latch On What is the Big[...]

  • Fort Lauderdale Walking Audit Event

    When: July 24, 2014 @ 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Where: Fort Lauderdale Chamber of Commerce, 512 Northeast 3rd Avenue, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301, USA

    Join the Broward Metropolitan Planning Organization, Urban Health Partnerships, and the City of Ft. Lauderdale for a Walking Audit along NE 3rd Avenue. This Walking Audit will help highlight areas of improvement along the corridor for the[...]

  • Public Input Session – Regarding School Meals and Competitive Foods and Beverages In Schools

    When: May 16, 2014 @ 4:00 PM
    Where: West Orange High School – Cafeteria, 1625 Beulah Road, Winter Garden, FL 34787, USA

    DATE AND TIME: May 16, 2014, 4:00 p.m. DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE AND CONSUMER SERVICES Division of Food, Nutrition and Wellness RULE NO.: 5P-1.003 RULE TITLE: Responsibilities for the School Food Service Program - The Department of Agriculture[...]

 

Meet the TOUCH Partners

A True Coalition Of More Than 20 Partner Organizations Working To Improve The Lives of Broward County Residents:

Learn More About Our Partners