In the News

Below you will find our latest media highlights. In an effort the keep the information on this page current, this page is updated frequently. Last updated February 2023.


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April 10, 2022: Orlando Magic Youth Foundation Distributes Over $1 Million to 17 Central Florida Organizations. (

March 27, 2022: Empathy, community key to helping children’s mental health crisis  (Orlando Sentinel)

October 18, 2021: Mental Health Services Available in Flagler County. (Sun & Surf Magazine)

September 8, 2021: Clay County School District, Flagler Health+ to increase adolescent access to mental health services. (Clay Today)

June 24, 2021: OMYF Surprises 12 Local Non-Profits with Grants Totaling $700K, Bringing Total Grants Given in 2021 to $1M ( and OMYF awards $700K in grants to nonprofits (Orlando Sentinel)

May 23, 2021: Flagler County (FL) Mental Health Partnership Announcement (Part 1). (WNZF NewsRadio 94.9FM / 1550AM)

May 20, 2021: AdventHealth to connect more Flagler County patients with ‘Impower’ for mental health services. (Palm Coast Observer)

May 17, 2021: IMPOWER Celebrates Mental Health Awareness Month. (Seminole County Chamber)

March 24, 2021: Number of people seeking counseling, other services soars. (Triangle News Leader)

March 6, 2021: Fairwinds Foundation announces recipients of 2021 grants. (Bungalower)

February 2, 2021: Finding mental health counseling when you’re under or uninsured. (ClickOrlando/News 6)

December 16, 2020: Court to Livestream Ceremonial Session Honoring Centennial of Women’s Suffrage. (Florida Supreme Court)

May 30, 2020: Young people aging out of foster care face added burden amid pandemic. (Orlando Sentinel)

February 20, 2020: OMYF Spotlight: IMPOWER. (

May 14, 2019: Florida Blue Foundation Sapphire Awards honor individuals, community health programs and organizations across state. (PR Newswire)

January 4, 2019: Good News: ‘My Kind of Giving’. (The Florida Times-Union)

December 25, 2018: Telehealth Increases Access, Reduces Wait Time and Cost. (HealthTech Insider)

April 27, 2018: Polk County Brings Mental Healthcare To Uninsured Residents. (WJCT Public Media)

April 10, 2018: Count of Central Florida’s homeless youth reveals ‘hidden’ population. (Orlando Sentinel)


February 7, 2023: Molina Healthcare and IMPOWER Provide State’s First 24/7 Virtual Crisis Tehealth Helpline

September 9, 2021: Help IMPOWER By Dining At Any Columbia Restaurant in September

August 27, 2021: IMPOWER Honors Community Partners at Annual “You Rock!” Awards Ceremony

May 18, 2021: IMPOWER Celebrates Mental Health Awareness Month

January 29, 2021: Statewide behavioral health nonprofit helps South Florida residents cope with the emotional turmoil of the pandemic.

May 21, 2020: IMPOWER Granted $600,000 to Provide Telehealth Services for Mental Health/Substance Abuse Treatment Related to COVID-19.


Do you represent a local or national media outlet interested in featuring IMPOWER? Get in touch with a member of our team using the contact details below.

Marcie Dearth
Vice President External Relations
(407) 215-0095 x211

Camden Raines
Marketing Coordinator
(407) 795-8217