A Running Start Health: For Every child, birth to 5


A Running Start – Health’s partners have committed to preventing health problems in early childhood and reducing risks that lead to disease in adult years. Together we will improve the lives of Philadelphia’s children, now and for years to come.

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Thank you to our partners!

Brighter Days Early Intervention Agency
Center for Grieving Children
Episcopal Community Services
Gan Chabad
Health Federation of Philadelphia
Health Promotion Council of Southeastern Pennsylvania, Inc.
Jewish Family and Children’s Service of Greater Philadelphia
Kreation Place Childcare
Mabel Morris Family Home Visit Program
Maternity Care Coalition
Masjidullah Early Child Care Academy (MECCA)
NorthEast Treatment Centers and NET Community Care
Parent Child Home Program
People’s Emergency Center
Philadelphia Head Start Partnership
Philadelphia Nurse-Family Partnership (NFP)
School District of Philadelphia, Office of Early Childhood Education
Sequoia Seeds, Inc.
Silver Springs-Martin Luther School
Stephen and Sandra Sheller 11th Street Family Health Services of Drexel University
The Center for Hunger-Free Communities – Drexel University
The Schuylkill Center for Environmental Education
Turning Points for Children
Urban Affairs Coalition
Wordsworth Community Umbrella Agencies 5 and 10