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The Florida Department of Health works to protect, promote, and improve the health of all people in Florida through integrated state, county, and community efforts.

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Healthy Communities

Florida Department of Health Franklin County

  •  (850) 653-2111


    (850) 653-9896

    Mailing Address

    Florida Department of Health Franklin County 

    139 12th Street 

    Apalachicola, Florida 32320 

The Healthy Communities initiative aims to improve health in a variety of settings including schools, worksites, the built environment, and community spaces in Franklin and Gulf County.

Healthy Communities also supports the development and implementation of the Community Health Assessment (CHA), the Community Health Improvement Plan (CHIP), and other evidence-based chronic disease prevention projects.