October 23, 2018 - The 1889 Jefferson Center for Population Health is proud to be part of the Red Ribbon Campaign, the oldest and largest drug prevention program in the United States that helps communities to take a visible stand for healthy lifestyles and drug-free living, particularly for children. The Center, along with the Community
October 3, 2018 - The 1889 Jefferson Center for Population Health was present at the Bridging Cambria County Resource Fair, on Wednesday, October 3, 2018, at the Greater Johnstown Career and Technology Center, raising awareness about the importance of eating healthy, as well as the benefits a balanced, healthy diet has particularly for those suffering from
Register for the 1889 Foundation Golf Outing, taking place at the Sunnehanna Country Club in Johnstown on Monday, July 23, 2018. All proceeds will be used to support the health and wellness of our community. Call 1889 Foundation at 814.532.0100 for more information.
Come to Windber Recreation Park this Sunday, July 22, 2018 from 12 - 5 PM for the 13th Annual Pet Therapy Day, hosted by the 1889 Foundation. Purchase your basket party tickets and/or make a donation by following this link.
June 7, 2018 - Looking for community resources like transportation, housing, or health services? Come to Cambria County Resource Fair this Thursday, June 7th at the Nanty Glo Fire Hall (902 Chestnut Street in Nanty Glo, PA).
May 19, 2018 - Come join the Highmark Walk for A Healthy Community this Saturday, May 19, 2018, at Central Park in downtown Johnstown! This is a great way to get some exercise and benefit a good cause! Donations will benefit 18 different community organizations in the region.
On May 3, 2018, join the 1889 Jefferson Center for Population Health, Greene County MAGIC, Healthy Blair County Coalition, Community Health Improvement Partnership (Fayette County), and the Pennsylvania Department of Health to share evidence-based practices and to develop concrete goals to improve health outcomes in Pennsylvania from 9:00AM to 12:00PM at the Alleghenies Unlimited Care Providers
April 20, 2018 - Every April, the American Heart Association celebrates physical activity and encourages all Americans to commit to being more active on a regular basis. Individuals, communities, schools, and workplaces can participate in the Move More - Live More movement by using this toolkit of educational and promotional materials. You can participate by registering here. Check out the
Dr. Trina Thompson and Dr. Marquita Decker-Palmer, of the 1889 Jefferson Center for Population Health, will be presenting their research at the Jefferson College of Population Health Forum, on April 11, from 8:30-9:30 AM. Along with Dr. Sharon Larson and Dr. Norma A. Padrón, of the Center for Population Health Research at Lankenau Institute for Medical Research, Dr. Thompson and Decker-Palmer will discussing their
April 4, 2018 - This week is National Public Health Week. Help spread the word and see how everyone can be part of this movement, "Healthiest Nation 2030: Changing Our Future Together". This is a team effort, bringing community planners, educators, employers, law enforcement, and others together to help advance public health. Let's work together to help create a healthier future for