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    Health care programs that work with individuals and groups in the community (as opposed to patients) to help them adopt healthy behaviors and/or reduce health risks, increase self-care skills, improve management of common minor ailments, use health care services effectively and/or improve understanding of medical procedures and therapeutic regimens.

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    Service NameDescriptionLocationProgramAgency
    Abington YMCA - Health and Wellness ProgramsThe YMCA health and wellness programs are developmentally appropriate and help people at any stage of life build positive health habits. Participation in YMCA programs offers youth and adults opportunities for friendship and community, a sense of well-being, increased self-confidence and improved mental abilities. The YMCA provides a variety of health and wellness programs including exercise and water fitness classes for people and families of all ages, health and wellness seminars, educational classes, personalized training programs, non-competitive youth and adult sports leagues and social opportunities for seniors and families.MontgomeryAbington YMCA - Montgomery; AbingtonAbington YMCA
    Allegheny Health Network - Canonsburg General Hospital - Free Community Service ProgramsOffers free services. Free medication record to list prescription and over-the-counter medications. Community health programs are also offered. Medivan service, operated by Canonsburg Ambulance, is available to residents who need transportation to Canonsburg General Hospital for testing or surgery. Blood pressure screenings are also offered.WashingtonCanonsburg General HospitalAllegheny Health Network
    A Woman's Place - RISE:Redefining Independence,Safety, and EmpowermentFree education empowerment program that has a 12 week curriculum and will provide the participants with skills in financial literacy, resume writing, job-seeking, health and wellness tips, family law, civic engagement and education options.BucksA Woman's Place - Bucks; DoylestownA Woman's Place
    Community Action Partnership of Cambria County Community wellness program.Program works with six to ten youth at a time, combining drug education, community service projects and recreational opportunities.CambriaCommunity Action Partnership of Cambria County Family's United NetworkCommunity Action Partnership of Cambria County
    Diabetes Prevention Program - Wilkes-Barre YMCAHelps people reduce their risk for developing type 2 diabetes. A small-group program helps people with prediabetes eat healthier, increase their physical activity, and lose weight, which can delay or even prevent the onset of type 2 diabetes.LuzerneChronic Disease PreventionWilkes-Barre YMCA
    Drum Circles for Healing SessionsDrum Circles for Healing: Drumming for Personal Wellness, Healing & Creative Expression. As part of Guiding Hearts with Hope holistic community healing approach, the purpose for this program is to inspire growth and transformative healing in individuals and families who are facing difficult life challenges. Through wisdom sharing, experiential learning and community partnership building, we support others in finding balance and conscious well-being to continue the growth and healing. A drum circle itself is a metaphor for community with individuals of many beliefs and backgrounds coming together to share in a vision of healing and growth. There is a need for holistic, alternative resources and education to improve quality of life. There is also a need for community and a sense of belonging. Community inspired programs using holistic approaches of support such as group drumming, breathing and meditation can bring a sense of connection that inspire healing and hope. Benefits and Purpose of Drumming: * Experience drumming for wellness and creative expression * Learn fun rhythms that you will always remember * Reduce your daily stress and ignite your creativity * Release tension and anxiety * Exercise your body, mind and spirit * Learn new relaxation and meditation techniques * Improve your immune system * Transform something in your life * Enjoy in the moment music making * Participate in drum circle spirit * Become empowered by your innate rhythmYorkGuiding Hearts With HopeGuiding Hearts With Hope
    Evangelical Community Hospital - Community Health Education Center - Wellness ProgramsUnionEvangelical Community Hospital - Community Health Education CenterEvangelical Community Hospital
    Freedom Valley YMCA - Diabetes Prevention Program - ConshohockenThe Diabetes Prevention Program helps adults at high risk of developing type 2 diabetes adopt and maintain healthy lifestyles by eating healthier, increasing physical activity, and losing a modest amount of weight in order to reduce their chances of developing the disease.MontgomeryFreedom Valley YMCA - ConshohockenFreedom Valley YMCA
    Heart Health Program - Wilkes-Barre YMCAHeart health program, ran by in-house RN, aims to help increase physical health and well-being through practical exercise, nutrition and lifestyle management support. Under the guidance of the nurse and a team of trainers, this program includes regular physical activity sessions tailored to your needs and fitness level.LuzerneChronic Disease PreventionWilkes-Barre YMCA
    Milford Health and Wellness Center - Pike County Teen Family Resource CenterThe Center is a community resource for Pike County adolescents and families. Services are designed to improve the health and wellness of the Pike County community through prevention and education tools. The Center offers a variety of services to adolescents and families, including assistance with mental health, disability, and alcohol and substance abuse issues. Services include group programming as well as individual counseling to address issues of mental health. Areas of concentration include, but are not limited to: Life Skills Training for teens and parents, program addressing teen depression, alcohol and substance abuse prevention, stress management, and caregiver skills for individuals caring for someone experiencing memory loss. Following a referral, staff provide linkage to outside agencies addressing alcohol abuse, substance abuse and chronic mental health conditions, monitor the health and well-being of the referred individual, and advocate through outreach and ongoing supportive contact.PikePike County Teen Family Resource Center - Newton Medical CenterAtlantic Health System
    Pocono Family YMCA - Healthy LivingServices for teens and adults include: teen programming, fitness center, group exercise instruction, holistics, family time programming, certifications, training in relevant community issues and adult sports.MonroePocono Family YMCAPocono Family YMCA
    Prevention Programming - Chambersburg CaresUsing the evidence based, Communities That Care Model (CTC), the Chambersburg Cares group meets monthly in Chambersburg to focus on increasing healthy youth outcomes by reducing risk and enhancing community protective factors. CC also includes a youth advisory group component to help lead the efforts.FranklinHealthy Communities Partnership of Greater Franklin CountyHealthy Communities Partnership of Greater Franklin County, Inc.
    Prevention Programming - Girls CircleHealthy Communities Partnership takes special care to understand the unique needs of teenagers, parents, and families. Sometimes the choices young people make affect more than themselves, their choices affect their families, schools, and communities. The following programs are designed to help teens and families navigate a variety of troubling waters. Girls Circle - a structured support group for girls from 9-18 years, integrates relational theory, resiliency practices, and skills training in a specific format designed to increase positive connection, personal and collective strengths, and competence in girls. FranklinHealthy Communities Partnership of Greater Franklin CountyHealthy Communities Partnership of Greater Franklin County, Inc.
    Prevention Programming - Healthy UHealthy Communities Partnership takes special care to understand the unique needs of teenagers, parents, and families. Sometimes the choices young people make affect more than themselves, their choices affect their families, schools, and communities. The following programs are designed to help teens and families navigate a variety of troubling waters. Healthy U- This activity based curriculum has lessons for all age groups with a focus on all aspects of health and wellbeing. It is good for a community or school setting.FranklinHealthy Communities Partnership of Greater Franklin CountyHealthy Communities Partnership of Greater Franklin County, Inc.
    Project HOME - Behavioral Health ServicesServices include: Primary medical care Behavioral health care Dental care Pharmacy (coming soon) Phlebotomy (blood draws) Wellness classes/programs Mobile nurse street outreach services YMCA-operated fitness facility Physical therapy Legal clinic Emergency food pantry for patients Hospitality showers Referrals to specialty care Assistance with applying for health insurancePhiladelphiaCecil B. Moore - Project HOMEProject HOME
    Public Health Management Corporation - Health ConnectionA nurse-managed health center that provides primary care (including physical examinations), behavioral health consultation, family planning services, health education and counseling, assistance with benefits, and more.PhiladelphiaPHMC Health ConnectionPublic Health Management Corporation
    Puentes De Salud - Community Wellness Center - South PhiladelphiaPuentes De Salud is founded on the principles of social determinants of health and social justice. Puentes offers high-quality and culturally relevant healthcare, educational, and wellness initiatives. Services include primary care clinic with some specialty care, behavioral health consultant, medical-legal partnership, a team of health navigators (Promotoras), and an array of wellness classes and education programs for children and adults and children.PhiladelphiaPuentes De Salud - Philadelphia; South PhiladelphiaPuentes De Salud
    Southeast Asian Mutual Assistance Associations Coalition (SEAMAAC) - Health & Social ServicesThe Health Department Staff supports SEAMAAC's mission by continuing to serve refugee and immigrant families and communities to overcome linguistic and cultural barriers in order to improve the quality of their lives through education such as employment support, digital literacy, naturalization assistance, public benefits, health insurance, domestic violence, ESL, health promotion, information and referral, case management, advocacy, community programs, and collaboration with other health care and social service providers.PhiladelphiaSoutheast Asian Mutual Assistance Associations Coalition, Inc. (SEAMAAC) - Philadelphia; South PhiladelphiaSoutheast Asian Mutual Assistance Associations Coalition (SEAMAAC)
    Springfield Hospital - Acute CareSmall community hospital that provides comprehensive acute-care services and wellness care.DelawareSpringfield Hospital (Crozer Keystone Health System)Crozer Keystone Health System
    United Way of Susquehanna County - Community ImpactHelping children in the community do well by providing services to children and their families which foster the improvement of: academic Readiness, mentorship, child wellness, and family development and/or stability. Funded program/lead agencies include Foster Grandparents/Area Agency on Aging, Nurse-Family Partnership/Maternal and Family Health Services, Promoting Healthy Relationships for Children and Teens/Women’s Resource Center, Libraries Rock/Susquehanna County Library System and Career Mentorship/Northern Tier Industry & Education Consortium.SusquehannaUnited Way of Susquehanna CountyUnited Way of Susquehanna County
    YMCA of York County, Bobb Hoffman Branch - Diabetes Prevention ProgramThe YMCA’s Diabetes Prevention Program is a community-based lifestyle improvement program for adults with pre-diabetes. This one year program helps participants decrease body weight and increase physical activity, decreasing risk for the onset of diabetes. The program schedule enables participants to maintain support while making lifestyle change: 16 weekly sessions, 4 bi-weekly sessions for 2 months, followed by 6 monthly sessions. To qualify, participants must be diagnosed with pre-diabetes. Program fee includes a 4 month adult Y membership.YorkYMCA of York County, Bob Hoffman BranchYMCA of York County
    YMCA of York County, Bob Hoffman Branch - Healthy Weight and Your Child ProgramHealthy Weight and Your Child focuses on healthy eating, regular physical activity and behavior change to empower children to live a healthier and active lifestyle. Families will work with trained Leaders for the duration of the 25-session program. This program is for youth aged 7 – 13 years who are over the 95th percentile for BMI. A 4 month family membership is included in the program. Program runs January through April Schedule: January 22 - April 30, 2019 - Bob Hoffman Dover Branch •Tuesday and Thursday, 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. January 22 - March 14 - Program meets on both Tuesday and Thursday evenings •March 14 - April 30 - Program meetings on Tuesday evenings YorkYMCA of York County, Bob Hoffman BranchYMCA of York County
    YMCA of York County, Eastern Branch - Diabetes Prevention ProgramThe YMCA’s Diabetes Prevention Program is a community-based lifestyle improvement program for adults with pre-diabetes. This one year program helps participants decrease body weight and increase physical activity, decreasing risk for the onset of diabetes. The program schedule enables participants to maintain support while making lifestyle change: 16 weekly sessions, 4 bi-weekly sessions for 2 months, followed by 6 monthly sessions. To qualify, participants must be diagnosed with pre-diabetes. Program fee includes a 4 month adult Y membership.YorkYMCA of York County, Eastern BranchYMCA of York County
    YMCA of York County, Southern Branch - Diabetes Prevention ProgramThe YMCA’s Diabetes Prevention Program is a community-based lifestyle improvement program for adults with pre-diabetes. This one year program helps participants decrease body weight and increase physical activity, decreasing risk for the onset of diabetes. The program schedule enables participants to maintain support while making lifestyle change: 16 weekly sessions, 4 bi-weekly sessions for 2 months, followed by 6 monthly sessions. To qualify, participants must be diagnosed with pre-diabetes. Program fee includes a 4 month adult Y membership.YorkYMCA of York County, Southern BranchYMCA of York County
    YMCA of York County, York Branch - Diabetes Prevention ProgramThe YMCA’s Diabetes Prevention Program is a community-based lifestyle improvement program for adults with pre-diabetes. This one year program helps participants decrease body weight and increase physical activity, decreasing risk for the onset of diabetes. The program schedule enables participants to maintain support while making lifestyle change: 16 weekly sessions, 4 bi-weekly sessions for 2 months, followed by 6 monthly sessions. To qualify, participants must be diagnosed with pre-diabetes. Program fee includes a 4 month adult Y membership.YorkYMCA of York County, York BranchYMCA of York County
    YMCA of York County, York Branch - Healthy Weight and Your Child ProgramHealthy Weight and Your Child focuses on healthy eating, regular physical activity and behavior change to empower children to live a healthier and active lifestyle. Families will work with trained Leaders for the duration of the 25-session program. This program is for youth aged 7 – 13 years who are over the 95th percentile for BMI. A 4 month family membership is included in the program. Program runs February through May Schedule: February 12 - May 23, 2019 - York Branch YMCA Tuesday and Thursday, 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. • February 12 - April 11 - Program meets on both Tuesday and Thursday evenings • April 11 - May 23 - Program meetings on Thursday evenings YorkYMCA of York County, York BranchYMCA of York County
    YWCA York, Yoga, Wellness and AquaticsThe mission of YWCA York's Fitness and Aquatic departments is to improve the quality of life for people of all ages through physical fitness and health education. Programs aim to prevent health problems in adults and develop healthy habits in youth. Our programs strengthen bodies and build self-esteem and confidence. Young people learn the value of teamwork and the importance of safety while developing skills that will last a lifetime. YWCA York offers over 40 health, wellness and educational programs for all members of the family. Facilities include a pool, yoga and wellness studio, and free parking. All classes are available for both men and women. YorkYWCA YorkYWCA York

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