Communities

HPC takes a tailored approach to its programming and services. As such, we are proud to boast our ability to build longstanding trusting partnerships with diverse communities from all walks of life.

Health Promotion Council recognizes the importance of promoting the health of women and girls from all backgrounds. Research has demonstrated significant biological differences between the sexes in rates of susceptibility, symptoms, and response to treatment in many major areas of health,...

In 2011, the population of Asians, including those of more than one race, living in the United States was estimated at 18.2 million. More than 40% of Philadelphia’s immigrant population considers itself Asian[1]. While many Asian Americans benefit from good health, they are also...

HPC is committed to serving the African American community, where chronic disease has a disproportionate impact. Disparities among African Americans are striking in areas such as adult and infant mortality rates; chronic diseases such as heart disease, stroke,...

We provide support services to parents and families who may be struggling with the demands of raising children. These children range from typically-developing to those with severe special health care needs.

Our parenting education programming supports the educational and resource needs of...

More than 50 million people in the United States identify as Hispanic or Latino, representing approximately 16 percent of the total U.S. population. This rapidly-growing population is among those cited as being disproportionately impacted by poor health outcomes.

Our programming addresses...

Older adults are among the fastest growing age groups in the United States. Older adults are at risk for developing chronic conditions and related disabilities such as diabetes, heart disease, and arthritis. Our programs addressing some of the needs of older adults focus primarily on achieving...

Men

HPC recognizes the critical role men play in the success of the community. Men’s health and wellness is vital in maintaining community balance. Health disparities amongst men are striking and apparent in life expectancy, death rates, and other measures of health status and risk conditions and...

People with disabilities have higher rates of many chronic health conditions, including arthritis, asthma, cardiovascular, diabetes, high blood pressure, and high cholesterol, and are more likely to have multiple chronic conditions. There is a  need for effective strategies to increase access to...

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