Delaware County Community College, Serving Delaware and Chester Counties

Wellness Center

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The Wellness Center promotes health and wellness to faculty, staff and students at all College campuses, by developing and delivering programs on health and wellness topics.

We’re here to promote your good health. We encourage students and staff to take advantage of our wellness education offerings, including health fairs,workshops, publications and online information. For more information, select from the menu below.


Wellness Events | Temporary Medical Parking | Wellness InformationTobacco-Free Campus | Health Insurance Info | Community Resources 


Wellness Events Spring 2020  

Marple Campus 

JANUARY (Adopt Healthy Habits)

  • 1/13-16, Welcome Week Tabling 
  • 1/22, Healthy Break  (Learning Commons)
  • 1/22-23, Blood Drive  9 a.m.- 7 p.m.
  • 1/30, STI & HIV Screening, Safe Sex Kit Tabling 11 a.m.- 2 p.m. (Room 2260)

FEBRUARY (Heart Month) Four Steps to Healthy Heart Challenge

  • 2/6, Low Vision Awareness Tabling 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. (Academic Building Lobby)
  • 2/11, LA Fitness Providing Biometric Screenings 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. (STEM Lobby)
  • 2/18, Rite Aid Tabling- Healthy Heart- 10:30-12:30 (Academic Building Lobby)
  • 2/18, Financial Wellness Workshop 11a.m. (Student Center)

MARCH 

APRIL

MAY 

Southeast Center

2/20 & 2/27, Free Yoga Class 11 a.m. - Noon

Pennocks Bridge Campus 

Downingtown Campus

Exton Center

Upper Darby Center

Wellness Week 

  • 2/24, Healthy Break 11:05 a.m.
  • 2/25, Narcan Training
  • 2/27, HIV & STI Screenings, Safe Sex Kit Tabling
  • 2/27, Financial Wellness Tabling, Franklin Mint Federal Credit Union

Temporary Medical Parking

If you have a temporary injury or illness that makes it difficult to walk a long distance from parking lots, the Wellness Center and Campus Safety offices can provide you with a temporary Medical Parking Permit. These permits are available for eight-week periods, with the possibility of an extension, if needed. To be eligible, you must complete an application, provide a copy of your Driver's License and a note from your doctor indicating your injury/illness.

Click here for application »


Wellness Information

The Wellness Center is here to provide information on relevant health issues, community resources and other wellness topics. Stop by Room 1181 for brochures, flyers, books and other resources on wellness topics from sexual health to nutrition and smoking.

Contact
Marple Campus
Academic Building, Room 1181
Hours: Monday - Friday 10 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
Phone: 610-359-5140
Facebook: facebook.com/DCCCWellnessAthleticsRecreation/


Community Resources

Free and Low Cost Health Clinics for Delaware County Residents
Free and Low Cost Health Services for Chester County Residents


Tobacco-Free Campus

Delaware County Community College is 100 percent tobacco free. The Tobacco-Free Campus Policy is part of a commitment to create a healthy and sustainable environment for the entire College community. It is intended to eliminate exposure to secondhand smoke, provide an environment supportive of tobacco-free lifestyles and eliminate the environmental impact of cigarette litter. The policy applies to all faculty, staff, students and visitors (including contractors and their employees). 

View the full policy »