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Mom talks to her teen
Mom talks to her teen
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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Coping with PTSD in Today’s World

PTSD impacts about 8 million individuals every year. Here’s how to use hope to overcome the past.

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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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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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Steps to Reduce Skin Cancer

With sun-filled weeks on the horizon, it makes sense that May is National Skin Cancer Awareness Month. Here are some tips on how to avoid the burn

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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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Funding solutions for long-term improvement in healthy behaviors

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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Help Support Those Affected by Pottstown House Explosion
TriCounty Community Network, in cooperation with Pottstown Area Health & Wellness Foundation, is collecting community donations to help ...
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, ...
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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.

Join the Mosaic Community Land Trust this Saturday, July 9th, 8AM to 1PM, for a self-guided tour through the beautiful gardens in Pottstown and Boyertown. Garden tour attendees will be notified in advance of the starting point in Pottstown. On the day of the tour, attendees will receive garden descriptions and a map for the day. You are free to visit any of the gardens during the five-hour period they are open. Tickets are $20 in advance, and $25 day of tour. Ages 16 and under $10.Tour and lunch ticket is $50 *tips and alcohol not included. Rain date July 16. Tickets can be purchased at www.eventbrite.com/e/pottstown-boyertown-summer-garden-tour-tickets-306529125867#pottstowntours #gardening #pottstown #pahwf #garden #summerevents #gardentour #homeandgarden #tour ... See MoreSee Less
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Disabilities Resources and Awareness. The vast majority of people with developmental and intellectual disabilities are without life-changing support. We can do better. Pottstown Area Health & Wellness Foundation shares resources to help everyone thrive ... pottstownfoundation.org/.../disabilities...Pottstown Area Health & Wellness Foundation helps our community enthusiastically embrace a healthier lifestyle. Visit us: pottstownfoundation.org. Like our page, friend!#PottstownAreaHealthandWellnessFoundation #pottstownfoundation #disabilitiesawareness #disabilityinclusion #kencrest #camphillsoltane #kimbertonhills #specialolympicspa #bitty&beaus #dec ... See MoreSee Less
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The classic 4th of July race through the streets of Pottstown is BACK for its 36th installment this July 4th starting at 8AM! Join The RUNegades for the most patriotic 5K of the year! Deck yourself out in RED, WHITE, and BLUE, and burn off that afternoon barbeque before you eat it! Sign up at: runsignup.com/Race/PA/Pottstown/Patriotic5K#5k #run #pahwf #pottstownpatriotic #race ... 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.