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Mom talks to her teen
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White daisy flower in the crack of an old stone slab
Mom talks to her teen
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Get Help With Substance Abuse

Substance abuse is a serious medical condition. Here are ways to get help for substance abuse in the Pottstown area...

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Helping Children Grieve: Small Hearts, Big Breaks

Kids react to grief differently than adults. Sadly, these times have provided an introduction to grief, perhaps prematurely. We can’t take away the hurt. We can help our children develop lifelong skills for healthy grieving.

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POTTSTOWN AREA OUTDOORS

Find your destination for getting outdoors and staying active. With our outdoor activity finder, you can make the most of all the recreational resources our community has to offer.

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GOT RESILENCE?

When we think of our own lives after we’ve gone through a difficult season, we might wonder if we’ll flourish again. We can when given the right care. Here are some ways you can.

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Empower Teens to Build Healthy Relationships

People and their love lives may not always be as they seem, especially in young love. Pottstown Area Health & Wellness Foundation shares indications of an abusive relationship and how to help prevent this heartbreaking scenario …

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Pottstown Area Health & Wellness Foundation

At Pottstown Area Health & Wellness Foundation, we are all about helping people improve their health and well-being. By helping residents enthusiastically embrace a healthier lifestyle, we create a more dynamic community. Join us!

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Pottstown Community Survey Relies on Resident Voices
The Pottstown Area Health & Wellness Foundation is funding a community health needs assessment underway now through May ...
Fall 2021 Grant Round
The Fall 2021 grant round marked the implementation of the Foundation’s new Results Framework. In implementing the framework, ...
Mini-Grant Program Supports Pottstown Regional Parks
The Pottstown Metropolitan Regional Planning Committee (PMRPC), with funding support from the Pottstown Area Health & Wellness Foundation ...
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The Pottstown Area Health & Wellness Foundation enhances the health and wellness of area residents, providing education, funding and programs that motivate people to adopt healthy lifestyles.

Substance abuse continues to rise. Stop the stigma. If you or someone you love struggles with addiction, you are not alone. Over a 12-month period ending in October 2021, approximately 105,752 people died of drug overdoses in the U.S. The Pottstown Area Health & Wellness Foundation encourages you to seek help. Here is some compassionate guidance …https://pottstownfoundation.org/healthy-living/get-help-with-substance-abuse#pottstownpa #montcopa #PottstownAreaHealthandWellnessFoundation #pottstownfoundation #mentalhealth #coping #substanceabuse #substanceabusedisorder #substanceabusetreatment ... See MoreSee Less
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Registration for gardeners of all ages and abilities is now open to residents of the Boyertown and Pottstown boroughs. If you’re interested in being more active, beautifying your community, and possibly winning some cash, click here to register now: www.homegardencontest.com/#gardencontest #gardening #pahwf #gardeningawards #contest #communitygardening ... See MoreSee Less
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A Household Hazardous Waste Collection Event is this Saturday, May 14th, at the Owen J. Roberts Middle School. An appointment is required. You can register at: www.eventbrite.com/e/household-hazardous-waste-collection-may-14-2022-in-pottstown-pa-tickets-272...#pahwf #householdwaste #hazardouswaste #hazardousdisposal ... See MoreSee Less
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In The Neighborhood

Working together for a greater good

Pottstown Area Health & Wellness Foundation is proud to be a vital part of this vibrant community, a special place where everyone is working together for the greater good. Read on to see how we connect to the community beyond our grantmaking.

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COVID-19 Resources

Our community has responded to the COVID -19 pandemic with impressive generosity and creativity. Here, we share resources currently available to tri-county residents and beyond.

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Stay Active, Stay Healthy

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Read up on a variety of health topics, learn more about affecting positive change, share tips and ideas and stay on top of the latest community events.

Around the Community

Success Stories

See the positive changes taking place in the Tri-County area.

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Tri-county active adult center

More than 1,700 older adults visit the Tri-County Active Adult Center annually, with an average of 200 people coming through the center’s doors daily for activity, food, and friendship.

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Walk & bike pottstown

In Pottstown, a six-year long initiative to promote biking and walking in the borough is providing a model for getting kids active and reducing traffic through community partnerships.

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Mission Kids

At Mission Kids Child Advocacy Center, hope begins. Its mission is to achieve healing and justice for victims of child abuse.