Community Outreach

For more information, please call:

(610) 983-1288

At Phoenixville Hospital, our goal is to promote a healthy community. The Community Health Education department provides a variety of health promotion programs, with a focus on disease prevention, self-care for health and illness and utilization of community resources. More than 14,000 individuals participate in over 800 programs annually. Activities take place both on the campus of the hospital as well as off-site, including churches, schools, senior centers, worksites and other accessible locations. We also collaborate with area civic, business and religious organizations.

Adult Programs:

  • Birth Preparation
  • Diabetes Self Management Education
  • Educational Seminars (specifically tailored to the individual needs of men and women, older adults, etc.)
  • Healthy Woman
  • Senior Circle
  • Heart Disease Risk Factors – Screenings (Blood Pressure, Cholesterol, Breast Cancer, Prostate, etc.)
  • Safety Programs (CPR/First Aid, Fall Prevention, AARP Safe Driving)
  • Tobacco Cessation

Youth Programs:

  • CPR/First Aid
  • Safe Sitting
  • "A Healthy You" Series (Self care, healthy style and behaviors, etc.)
  • Tobacco Prevention and Cessation

Support Groups:

  • Diabetes
  • Easy Breathers
  • Parkinson's
  • Post Partum
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Tobacco Cessation

Birth Preparation

At Phoenixville Hospital, our labor and delivery department is fully equipped to make your delivery experience a happy, healthy one, and our health education department is here to help you prepare for it.