Health in Bartow, FL

Learn about the signs of stroke in men and women. By knowing the symptoms of strokes, you can act quickly and perhaps save a life—maybe even your own.

Feel Good 5K Register Now for the 5K Become a 5K Sponsor The 2nd Annual Feel Good 5K hosted by Peace River Center’s Junior Advisory Board to benefit Children’s Psychiatric Services will take place on Friday, September 7, 2018 at 6:30 p.m. Help us raise funds and awareness about mental health as you enjoy a…

Florida consistently falls at or near the bottom of rankings that look at the availability of mental health services, and Polk County fares poorly among

Donate Thank you for your interest in making a difference at Peace River Center. Your donation at any level can make a great impact on persons living with mental illness. Your donation in the amount of: What type of gift are you making? One Time Monthly Annually One Time Monthly Annually

According to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, hospital emergency rooms treated an estimated 251,700 toy-related injuries in 2010 throughout the United States. 72% were to people less than 15 years of age. Additionally, in 2007 alone, toymakers recalled over 19 million toys worldwide because of safety concerns such as lead paint and small magnets.

This video shows how quickly temperatures inside of a car can increase, putting anyone inside of that car at risk of injuries or even death caused by hyperth...

Ways to Give DONATE VOLUNTEER THRIFT STORE Support Us Peace River Center provides innovative programs designed to engage, restore and empower the residents of Polk, Highlands and Hardee counties to reach their fullest potential. Our goal is to continue to build emotional wellness in our community by offering our many diverse programs, and we are…

Funeral practices are deeply ingrained in culture and reflect beliefs and values. Here, take a look at just a few interesting funeral traditions from around the world.

Carnegie Mellon Professor Randy Pausch (Oct. 23, 1960 - July 25, 2008) gave his last lecture at the university Sept. 18, 2007, before a packed McConomy Audit...

Looking for workouts you can do anywhere? Or maybe you're just really into bodyweight exercise? Here are 18 weeks of workouts to satisfy your cravings!

To celebrate the start of the holidays, this trivia style contest has 15 questions for participants to answer about classic Christmas movies. The person with the highest score at the end of the contest is the grand prize winner!