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United Way of Southwest Alabama
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Exploring the disconnect between what people think of the homeless and what they actually are, come a series of vignettes that deliver a devastating portrayal of modern homelessness.

These are people of all ages and races, lucid of thought and well-dressed. They’re emotionally wrought over their situation, but also over what some people think of them.

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Over 20 percent of people with high blood pressure aren’t aware of their condition. Could you be one of them?

Assess your high blood pressure related risks with this High Blood Pressure Risk Calculator: 

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In 2005, Utah had nearly 1,932 ‪chronically homeless. By 2014, that number had dropped 72 percent to 539.

How Utah accomplished this didn’t require complex theorems or statistical models. But it did require the suspension of what had been conventional wisdom.

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You can help your child develop healthy habits early in life that will bring lifelong benefits. As a parent, you can encourage your kids to evaluate their food choice and physical activity habits. Here are some tips and guidelines to get you started.

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Armed with the right training and curriculum, volunteers can play an important role in closing the nation’s persistent achievement gap in reading.

#ReadingMatters  

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The result of a recent study revealed a strong positive association between family income and brain surface area, largely in those brain areas that are linked to skills instrumental in learning and academic success. But there is good news...

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If you have a household income of $60,000 or less, you are eligible for #FreeTaxPrep! Find out your options by visiting uwswa.org!
If you have a household income of $60,000 or less, you are eligible for #FreeTaxPreparation! Find out your options by visiting uwswa.org!

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What if everyone would #LiveUnited? How different would southwest Alabama be? Let's find out and experience the power of unity to create real lasting change right here in our communities!
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