Helping people access the care and knowledge they need to be well
When you raise your hand for Health & Wellness, you help people improve their well-being and quality of life.
- Pregnant women & babies will get off to a healthy start
- People will learn about nutrition & active lifestyles
- Caregivers will build skills & receive respite services
Your Support of United Way Helps:
- Support maternal health & infant nutrition
- Promote well-visits, healthy eating & exercise
- Improve access to healthy food & medical appointments
- Address conditions that negatively affect health & safety
It’s a Fact
Obesity is the 2nd leading cause of death in the U.S. And, for the first time in history,
children are predicted to have a shorter lifespan than their parents.
A Profile of Childhood Obesity in Erie County