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'Health' Archive

Healthy NewsWorks

Posted August 1, 2014

Healthy NewsWorks promotes the accessibility of health awareness and information through educating young students as journalists for the community. Elementary and middle school students who participate in the programs offered are uniquely empowered to create effective change not just within their own lives, but in the lives of those who read the journals published by […]

The Center for Positive Aging in Lower Merion (PALM)

Posted July 30, 2014

The center for Positive Aging in Lower Merion (PALM) supports adults 55 or older by providing a caring environment with opportunities to engage actively, creatively, and independently. The center encourages new learning and growth through offering classes in subjects such as computer sciences, health and exercise, Spanish, art, and writing. PALM recognizes and celebrates the […]

Mazzoni Center

Posted July 28, 2014

The Mazzoni Center is a health care provider that specifically targets the needs and wellness of LGBT individuals located in Philadelphia. In addition to primary health care, Mazzoni supports through providing mental and behavioral health services, LGBT legal services, HIV and STD testing, food bank and housing subsidies for families and individuals affected by HIV, […]

Youth Health Empowerment Project (Y-HEP)

Posted July 18, 2014

The Youth Health Empowerment Project began in an effort to reduce the risks of spreading HIV and STDs among Philadelphia’s young adults. The project has grown to encompassing a range of community-wide health issues, as well as encouraging leadership development among youth. Y-HEP offers volunteer opportunities in the Peer Education Academy. Peer Education Academy strives […]