Health Education / Treatment

YOACAP 4th Annual Blood Drive

Event Details
Date: 
August 30, 2013
Help save lives!

 

UAC Program Partner YOACAP is collaborating with the American Red Cross Association for the 4th annual blood drive on Friday, August 30th, 2013. YOACAP has been dedicated to saving lives with their annual blood drive for the past three years. Since inception, YOACAP has saved 222 lives! This year, YOACAP’s goal is to collect 30 pints of healthy blood and with your help this goal will be reached!

2013 Youth Anti-Violence Health Awareness Initiative

Event Details
Date: 
June 27, 2013
Get tested, get educated!

 

UAC Program Partner Youth Adolescent Community Awareness Program (YO-ACAP) will be holding the 15th Annual Youth Anti-Violence Health Awareness Initiative on Thursday, June 27th, 2013. YOACAP is partnering with Vernon Montague, Resurrection Ministries, Myer’s Recreation Center, Southwest Community Advisory Group, and a number of other organizations for this annual community event.

Uptown Theater Tour & Health Fair

Event Details
Date: 
June 22, 2013
Price: 
$20.00
Learn the history of the Uptown Theater!

On Saturday, June 22nd, 2013 Uptown Entertainment Development Corporation (UEDC) will host an Uptown Theater Tour & Healthy Backyard BBQ.

UEDC aims to stimulate the economy in blighted neighborhoods throughout Philadelphia by developing neighborhood revitalization projects. UEDC’s first revitalization project includes Uptown Theater. The organization plans to renovate this space to include a technology center and artist lofts. The technology center will create jobs for 200 youth and adults in addition to providing entrepreneurial opportunities for members of the community.

Mom-N-PA Free Dental Services

Event Details
Date: 
May 31, 2013
Get your teeth cleaned for free!

 

Mom-n-PA is offering free dental services for children and adults on Friday, May 31, 2013 and Saturday June 1, 2013. No appointments needed! This clinic will have more than 800 volunteers including 120 dentists treat almost 2,000 patients!

YO-ACAP 14th Youth Anti-Violence Health Awareness Initiative

Event Details
Date: 
June 27, 2012
Each year, the Southwest Community Advisory Group, YO-ACAP, Southwest EPIC Stakeholders, neighborhood United Against Drugs, TownWatch Integrated Services, and others work to support this event started by Vernon Montague.

 YO-ACAP 14th Youth Anti-Violence Health Awareness Initiative to be held at  Francis J. Myers Recreation Center located 5800 Kingsessing Avenue on Wednesday,  

June 27, 2012 from 9 AM to 3 PM.   

 

Each year, the Southwest Community Advisory Group,   YO-ACAP, Southwest EPIC Stakeholders, neighborhood United Against Drugs, TownWatch Integrated Services, and others work to support this event started by Vernon Montague.  

 

Community Health and Wellness Day

Event Details
Date: 
June 23, 2012
UpLift Solutions is hosting a Community, Health and Wellness Day at the ShopRite of Chetenham, PA. The day is designed to engage the community with health screenings, healthy recipe tastings, kid friendly activities and resources.

On June 23rd, UpLift Solutions is hosting a Community, Health and Wellness Day at the SHopRite of Chetenham, PA. The day is designed to engage the community with health screenings, healthy recipe tastings, kid friendly activities and resources.

Phone: (856) 471-2028
Fax: (856) 471-3001
www.upliftsolutions.org

 

Youth Outreach Adolescent Community Awareness Program (YO-ACAP)

Location

1211 Chestnut Street, 2nd Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19107
United States
215-851-1834
Fax: 
215-851-1878
Hours of Operation: 
Monday and Friday, 9am-5pm; Tuesday, and Wednesday, 9am-7pm
1211 Chestnut Street, 2nd Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19107
Display Address?: 
Yes
Primary Contact
Duerwood
Beale
Executive Director
Secondary Contact
Mr.
Duerwood
Beale
Executive Director

To enhance the quality of life and health for Philadelphians through community-based and culturally competent interventions.

Services provided: 
Advocacy, After School Activities, Health, Health issues Treatment, Health Issues Education, HIV/AIDS Prevention/Education, Job Training and Placement, Mentoring, Neighborhood and Community Service, Parent Education

Neighborhood United Against Drugs (NUAD)

Location

5214 Woodland Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19143
United States
215-724-7430
Hours of Operation: 
Adult services are offered 9am-5pm, Youth services are after school and during the summer.
5214 Woodland Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19143
Display Address?: 
Yes
Primary Contact
Mr.
Joseph
E.
Purnell
Executive Director

To reduce drug use/abuse, teen pregnancy, chronic illness, the spread of HIV infection, and senseless violence in the community.  Programs and activities are designed to educate and equip people with the skills needed to make positive choices in life.

Services provided: 
Advocacy, After School Activities, Education - Youth, Health, Health Issues Treatment, Health Issues Education, HIV/AIDS Prevention/Education, Mentoring, Neighborhood and Community Service, Violence Prevention