Our Mission

The mission of The Glades Initiative is to improve the coordination and effectiveness of the health and human service delivery system in the Glades area of Palm Beach County.

What We Do

We are the local source selected to identify and coordinate the health and human service needs of the community, as well as develop and encourage collaborative relationships to collectively address the community's needs.


Keep In Touch
Sign up for our Community Updates, check out our Community Calendar and dowload our resource guide to stay up to date on happenings in the Glades and available services.

Become A Member

If you're a health and human services provider serving the Glades area, please join us in helping to coordinate services for residents in need.


We believe coordination and collaboration result in your ability to serve our most needy residents to have the best services possible.


We want and welcome your input into the ever-changing issues and solutions to service provision to the Glades Community.


​The Glades Initiative, Inc. is Currently Accepting Applications for Two Positions!


Front Desk Position (full time): Click here to learn more
Do you enjoy working with people? We are looking for someone at our Front Desk. If you have excellent customer service skills, enjoy multi-tasking, and have meticulous attention to detail, you might be a good fit! If you are interested, be sure to email your resume and cover letter in an email- titled Front Desk Position to

Cooking Matters Nutrition Education Program Coordinator (part-time)
Do you enjoy teaching adults and children about how to eat healthy and shop on a budget? We're looking for someone with education and/or experience in the area of nutrition. This part-time position is 10-20 hours a week. If you are interested, be sure to email your resume and cover letter in an email- titled Nutrition Education to


WHERE: The Glades Initiative, 141 SE Avenue C, Belle Glade, FL 

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