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UPMC is deeply committed to the western Pennsylvania region, and is proud to share our experience and resources to enhance the quality of life for local residents.

We touch the individual lives of people throughout the region - through the patients we treat, and the individuals and communities who benefit from our activities.
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Homeless Children Education Fund Art Program
Health of the Community

Providing Hope through Learning In 1999, The Homeless Children Education Fund was established to advance the education of children and youth experiencing homelessness in Allegheny County. In accordance with the organization’s mission various workshops and programs were developed to help support these youths. The organization’s summer and afterschool programs provide[…]

Midwife Center for Birth and Women’s Health Outreach
Health of the Community

The Midwife Center for Birth and Women’s Health has been committed to providing care to thousands of clients and families since 1982. By utilizing the skill and compassion of certified nurse-midwives, a nurse practitioner, and nurses, the center is able to provide additional support including: Postpartum Calls Breastfeeding Support Primary[…]

Veterans Leadership Program – Housing Outreach
Health of the Community

In January 2014, communities across America identified nearly 50,000 homeless veterans during point-in-time counts, which represents 8.6 percent of the total homeless population. The housing services that the Veterans Leadership Program offers are critical to this population living in western Pennsylvania. Veterans Leadership Program is one of the largest providers[…]

Veterans Leadership Program Overview
Health of the Community

With Southwestern Pennsylvania being home to more than 260,000 veterans and their families, meeting the growing needs of this population is vital to the region’s sustainability. The Veterans Leadership Program of Western Pennsylvania (VLP) strives not only to provide resources to meet the unique needs of this diverse group, but[…]

Midwife Center for Birth and Women’s Health Overview
Health of the Community

Delivering more than 5,000 babies, The Midwife Center is southwestern Pennsylvania’s only licensed and accredited freestanding birth center. Nurse-Midwives and a nurse practitioner provide prenatal care and childbirth services and primary gynecological care to clients of all ages. Offering three birth suites, three examination rooms, family kitchen, library, and waiting[…]

UPMC St. Margaret Family Health Centers Overview
Health of the Community

The UPMC St. Margaret Family Health Centers are full service, neighborhood family practice offices. With three locations; Lawrenceville, Bloomfield, and New Kensington, the centers are able to provide medical care to many diverse sectors of the Pittsburgh community. Services Include: Geriatric care Pediatric care Gynecology and family planning On-site x-rays[…]

Birmingham Free Clinic (BFC) Outreach
Health of the Community

As part of the Program for Health Care to Underserved Populations (PHCUP), and in partnership with The Salvation Army, the Birmingham Free Clinic (BFC) is able to provide and improve access to high-quality health care for our most vulnerable community members. In addition to its medical services, care at no[…]

Ryan Clark Cure League Outreach
Health of the Community

Dedicated to developing new and effective therapies for sickle cell disease the Ryan Clark Cure League’s ultimate goal is finding a cure accessible for all. The Cure League devotes much of its energy and research efforts to clinical issues; such as specific treatment therapies, and developing gene-based therapeutics that will[…]

YMCA of Greater Pittsburgh Outreach
Health of the Community

The YMCA of Greater Pittsburgh is dedicated to improving the quality of life for its community members through youth development programs, healthy living initiatives and encouraging a sense of social responsibility within the region. Many individuals associate the YMCA with its recreational and exercise programming; however the Y is much[…]

Birmingham Free Clinic Overview
Health of the Community

The Birmingham Free Clinic (BFC) has been committed to servicing our region’s uninsured, homeless, low-income and medically vulnerable since 1994. By utilizing an exclusively volunteer team of health providers, the clinic is able to provide comprehensive services including: Physical exams Acute sick visits Medication access and management Preventative care Chronic[…]