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DOH Pinellas - Outdoor Recreational Activities Focus of Surgeon General Visit to Pinellas County

By Maggie Hall, PIO - Contact Number: 727-824-6908

September 04, 2015

OUTDOOR RECREATIONAL ACTIVITIES FOCUS OF SURGEON GENERAL VISIT TO PINELLAS COUNTY 

Dunedin, FL— The Florida Department of Health invites you to join Florida Department of Health in Pinellas officials, State Surgeon General and Secretary of Health Dr. John Armstrong, and community leaders as we highlight the importance of being healthy and staying active. Come hear about what Pinellas County is doing to move health forward in Florida, including how they are helping residents gain access to healthy food and fitness options. The event will wrap up with a ferry ride to Caladesi Island where participants will have the chance to collect seashells on one of Florida’s most renowned beaches.

The Health in All Places Tour is a chance for state, local and community leaders to come together to highlight what each coastal county has to offer when it comes to health. County Health Departments are located in each county that are charged with promoting health and providing necessary health services to their communities. This tour is a chance to highlight those services and how they move health forward in communities across Florida.

WHAT: HEALTH IN ALL PLACES TOUR

WHEN:
Tuesday, Sept. 8, 2015
              5 p.m.

WHERE: Honeymoon Island State Park
                #1 Causeway Blvd.
                Dunedin, FL 34698

Fees are being waived at the park for this event.

About the Florida Department of Health

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