Economic Impact: Suwannee County

Suwannee County Number of county students attending UF:
64
UF Alumni Residing in County:
560
Donor Giving:
$1,107,380
UF Employees by County of Residence:
28
IFAS Extension:
View Suwannee County IFAS Report (PDF)
UF/SHANDS facilities:
Suwannee River AHEC (SRAHEC):
Non-profit organization that conducts a wide range of programs designed to address the health professions shortages and needs of the medically underserved populations. SRAHEC has linked with UF Health Science Center to address dental health, mental health and injury and violence prevention.
UF PHHP Research & Services:
  • SafeandMobileSeniors.org
    Transportation resources for seniors
  • Florida Office on Disability & Health
    State's first centralized program to coordinate Florida's disability programs & services.
  • AlzOnline
    National program for caregivers of people with dementia.
  • Extension Family Lifestyle Intervention Project (E-FLIP for Kids)
    Weight management program for parents & children in rural areas.
  • Rural Lifestyle Intervention Treatment Effectiveness Trial (Rural LITE)
    Weight loss study for adults who live in rural areas.