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Health and Wellness

Much of what influences our health happens outside the doctor’s office – in our communities. Community factors such as access to healthy foods and recreational spaces, and the support of families and social networks contribute to our health. The Collaborative helps communities envision open space, commercial corridors, reclaimed vacant land and buildings, and walkable neighborhoods that promote physical activity and community well being.  

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Friends of Horatio B. Hackett Elementary
The Horatio B. Hackett School is located in a growing neighborhood— with a growing demand for green space. The conceptual design for greening Hackett takes its cue from the school’...
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Viola Street Residents Association
The street and sidewalks of the 4200 block of Viola Street in East Parkside are clean, a community garden thrives, and historic homes are well-kept. But there are troubling...
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Puentes de Salud
Puentes de Salud supports South Philadelphia’s Latino immigrant community with a health clinic, adult education classes, and arts programs. Puentes will be bringing all of its...
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