The mission of Philadelphia Corporation for Aging is to improve the quality of life for older Philadelphians or people with disabilities and to assist them in achieving their maximum level of health, independence and productivity. Special consideration is given to those with the greatest social, economic, and health needs.
Assistance for Diabetics
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American Diabetes Association - Their Mission: To prevent and cure diabetes and to improve the lives of all people affected by diabetes.
ABC Diabetic Education Classes
-- We refer our diabetic patients to these classes.
Living with Hypertension
The National Heart Lung and Blood Institute has information to help patients living with hypertension understand their condition better and help patients assist in their own care.
Ways to control your blood pressure without taking medication
Controlling High Cholesterol
What you can do to lower your cholesterol
Information for patients about cholesterol medication
Advice and Assistance for Smokers
1) I'm ready to Quit
Smoke-free text messages to help you quit
Parenting Resources in Philadelphia
offers information on parenting classes, camps, insurance, early intervention, development and much more.
Help for Patients with Substance Abuse
Einstein Healthcare - Substance Abuse
Crisis Service for Patients with Acute Depression, Anxiety and other Behavior Health Problems
Einstein Hospital - Crisis Response