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On-site Community Health & Wellness events through May 31, 2020 have been canceled. View a list of our current virtual online events.

The Wellness Program at Chester County Hospital in West Chester, PA was formed in 1996 as a strategic initiative to expand our preventive health services for the residents of Chester County, PA and the surrounding communities of Philadelphia's western suburbs. This is an important component of Chester County Hospital's Mission and Vision Statements: "to develop and implement programs and services which will enhance the health status of the community."

The Wellness Program is headed by a Director who manages, leads, and coordinates the activities of several departments and program areas involved in health promotion, disease management, and rehabilitation. We are pleased to offer a comprehensive selection of educational classes, activities and special events to help the residents of Chester County, PA enjoy healthier, happier lives.

In This Section

A Matter of Balance: Fall Prevention Program

This award-winning, program provides residents of Chester County, PA with practical strategies designed to prevent falls and increase activity levels.

Mindfulness Based Stress Management

Mindfulness is the art of practicing presence in our lives in a non judgmental way. From this place of greater awareness we develop the ability to respond in skillful ways to the demands of life with less frustration and reactivity. Attend our FREE Information Session and learn about our intensive 8-Week Class, taught by instructors from The Penn Program for Mindfulness.

Survivorship Next Steps Series

Survivorship "Next Steps" is a FREE two-hour, six-week workshop designed to help cancer survivors make the transition from active treatment to post-treatment care.

Cardiovascular Health

Chester County Hospital provides provides a large selection of programs geared toward keeping you and your heart healthy.

Childbirth Education

Chester County Hospital offers a wide variety of classes to help prepare mothers, fathers and the entire family in welcoming a newborn baby.

Diabetes Self-Management

The Diabetes Self-Management Program is accredited by the American Association of Diabetes Educators and includes several classes designed to teach you how to manage and control your diabetes and its symptoms.

Nutrition and Weight Management

Whether you have a chronic health condition, want to lose weight or just want to eat better for your own personal and physical well-being, our weight management and nutrition program to help you reach your goals.


Check out our selection of orthopaedic classes and sessions aimed at getting you back to your normal pace of life as quickly as medically possible.

Safety and CPR

Chester County Hospital offers ongoing Hands-Only CPR classes and provides a connection to other local safety, first aid and CPR courses.

Senior Outreach

Join the Senior Supper Club. We gather throughout the year to offer members the tools and education necessary to lead a healthy lifestyle all while enjoying a wholesome meall!

Smoking Cessation

Stop Smoking Now! is a seven-week cessation program designed to help you kick the habit and become a nonsmoker.

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