The Florida Department of Health in Pasco County monitors these statistics and is involved with several community organizations that work on Injury and Violence prevention.
Domestic and Dating Violence
All health department employees are trained to ask about domestic and dating violence, and how to effectively help victims and perpetrators. Staff are also engaged in local community efforts to address violence.
Fall Prevention for Seniors
The Pasco - Pinellas Fall Prevention Coalition works to raise community awareness about preventing falls among the county’s residents and visitors over 65 years old.
The Florida Department of Health in Pasco County participates in the Safe Kids to address Water Safety.
Visit FLSafePools.com for local resources such as printed materials, video and public service announcements, and presenters who can attend community meetings to help parents understand the best ways to keep their children safe around water.
Also visit WaterproofFL.com for more information about layers of protection around your pool.