Healthier Delray Beach (HDB) is a community initiative focused on improving Delray Beach’s behavioral health. Actions of the initiative are directed by residents with the support of the volunteer Steering Committee and Workgroup members, the Project Director and the backbone agency, Achievement Centers for Children and Families. Envisioned by Palm Healthcare Foundation and carried out by the community, HDB is working to bring change where it is needed most by increasing…

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AWARENESS

Spreading the word about behavioral health and how it impacts our daily lives

EQUITY

Offering workshops and trainings to the community and working with systems to encourage equitable practices

ACCESS

Bringing behavioral health services to residents where they are

COMMUNITY CAPACITY BUILDING

Supporting residents to utilize their talents and skills to serve our community


Workgroups

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Ambassadors

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HDB Ambassadors are Delray Beach champions spreading the message to the community and inviting everyone to get involved!

Our awesome HDB Ambassadors (clockwise from left to right):  Emanuel "Dupree" Jackson, Lisa McMiller, Lauren Zuchman (HDB Senior Director), Davina Suffrard, Rose Newbold, Ferline Mesidort, Prentice Mobley, Andre Dildy, Kirsten Sleeman, Freslaine "Tasha" St. Louis.

Not pictured:  Angela Williams