Culpeper Wellness Foundation is pleased to announce the following appointments to the Foundation’s Board of Directors: Mary Margaret Cleary, Gillette K. Harris, Donna Staton and Octavia Yates.
Eric Good, director of Powell Wellness Center (PWC) since 2012, has been elected to a two-year term on the Medical Fitness Association’s (MFA) Board of Directors. His term will begin in January 2021. Powell Wellness Center is managed by the Culpeper Wellness Foundation.
Guided by our mission of improving health and promoting wellness, between March and August 2020, we provided just over $181,000 in grants to support efforts to mitigate the effects of the pandemic in our community.
Thousands of people in our community don’t have health insurance and can’t afford to see a doctor and get the medications they need. People like Ken and Marie, who work and take care of their family.
Culpeper Wellness Foundation announces exciting plans to expand fitness and recreation opportunities for youth and families
The Foundation’s move to a new site in Culpeper will bring together in one location Foundation offices, Culpeper Sport & Fitness and a gymnasium to complement and expand activity programming for area youth and families.
Earlier this year community members were asked to share their thoughts on health needs in our five county region for the purposes of community health improvement. Based on this community input, a final report is now available and online meetings will be held for the public to review the area reports’ findings.
The LifePak 15 purchase is particularly important given the recent rise in cardiac-related calls to county emergency teams.
Culpeper Wellness Foundation and Culpeper Sport & Fitness support health and recreation programs focused on engaging youth in healthy activities.
The Chief Medical Officers of the major health care organizations in Virginia have launched a campaign to send a message: Wear a mask.
UVA Health Mobile Mammography Screening Services will be coming to Powell Wellness Center on October 20, 2020 and accepting appointments from 9:30 am – 2:00 pm that day. To schedule an appointment, please call 434-297-5202.