This is the page for health information for Delaware County. Information about health and wellness in LGBT communities can be found below. 

What Does Wellness Mean To You?

For us, it means finding ways to best meet the health needs of our community, whether that be through providing resources, offering support, or just encouraging you to utilize the Center and our programming in whatever ways possible. We have partnered with local businesses in the greater Philadelphia area that offer LGBT-friendly health and wellness alternatives, to offer you a wider choice of options when it comes to taking care of yourself and your loved ones. 

Did You Know?

Our community faces a variety of barriers to healthcare, as well as health issues that specifically affect our population at disproportionate rates. High rates of tobacco use is one of them. In 2014 LGBT people were clearly delineated as a population experiencing tobacco disparities. According to the 50th Annual Surgeon General’s Report:

  • 33% of the LGBT population smokes in comparison to 20% of the US population
  • LGBT people smoke cigarettes at a rate 68% higher than the general population

PA Quitline

If you make the decision to go smoke-free, the PA Free Quitline is a free program that provides helpful tools, information and support throughout your quit process. Learn more. 

Delaware County Health & Wellness

Villanova University

VU Pride Division of Student Life
Dougherty Hall, 2nd Floor
800 Lancaster Avenue
Villanova, PA 19085

Widener University

Michelle Meekins-Davis
Director of Multicultural Student Affairs
University Center, Lower Level
(610) 499-4488

Swarthmore College

Worth Health Center
500 College Avenue
Swarthmore, PA 19081
(610) 328-8058

Delaware County Community College

Wellness Center, Marple Campus
Academic Building, Room 2260
(610) 359-5140

Seek Peace

Serenity Wellness

349 W Baltimore Ave
Media, PA 19063
(610) 565-6627 

Radiance Medspa

296 Main Street
Exton, PA 19341
(610) 363-1187

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