Resources

If you are looking for more information about a health concern, the following is a list of local and national resources that may help:
 

Local

 

Adams County Office for Aging, Inc

A non-profit agency that provides support to Adams County seniors age 60 and over. Their services include adult daycare, transportation, senior centers, legal services, and much more. Get more information.
 

Healthy Adams County

A partnership of community members dedicated to improving the quality of physical, mental, and social health of Adams County residents. The organization has the support of over 600 members that serve on a variety of health-related committees and task forces. Get more information.
 

Mental Health America of York and Adams Counties

The Adams County branch of the national non-profit organization promotes mental wellness and recovery support. The organization offers counseling, education, and self-help services to individuals and families in need of mental health and/or substance abuse help. Get more information.
 

The Pennsylvania Department of Health

Visit the State Department’s site to learn about programs and services that benefit the health, safety and wellbeing of Pennsylvanians. This site also provides a wealth of health statistics and research, healthy living tips, and information on various diseases and conditions. Get more information.
 

National

 

American Lung Association

The nation’s leading organization is devoted to improving lung health and preventing lung disease through education, advocacy and research. This is a great resource for finding the latest on lung research, tips for quitting smoking, and ways we can keep our air healthy. Get more information.
 

American Diabetes Association

with diabetes on the rise in America, the American Diabetes Association is a great resource for learning everything you need to know about prevention, diagnosis, treatments, and management. Get more information.
 

Autism Speaks

A non-profit organization providing education and helpful services to families impacted by autism. The organization helps families to understand what autism means and how they can best support loved ones of all ages who are on the spectrum. Get more information.