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Gilead awards Action Wellness $191K for new Perinatal Pantry in West Philadelphia!

In December 2021, Gilead Sciences awarded Action Wellness a generous grant of $191,000 to develop and implement an emergency assistance pantry for vulnerable perinatal and postnatal women living with HIV…

AIDS Walk Philly 2022

Thank you to everyone who came out for AIDS Walk Philly 2022 on Sunday, October 16th. We had over 50 Action Wellness staff, family and supporters register to walk, fundraise…

New Action Wellness Office Underway!

Here’s a sneak peek at the construction underway at our new office in Kensington, where we will bring our 35 years of case management experience to the substance abuse crisis.

Action Wellness’ Grants Program

Learn more about Action Wellness' grant program, our partners and how these grants support our programing.

Looking Back on Action Wellness’s RE-LINK Program

Looking Back on Action Wellness’s RE-LINK Program Since its inception in 1986, ActionAIDS always looked out for the most vulnerable members of our community. After serving thousands of clients, we…

1026 Arch Street office moving to West Philadelphia

1026 Arch Street office moving to West Philadelphia After ten years of rewarding work, Action Wellness will be closing our office at 1026 Arch Street due to changes in the…

Action Wellness has expanded in West Philadelphia

Action Wellness is expanding to serve even more individuals with HIV, AIDS and other chronic illnesses. The organization is now offering primary care three days a week, and support services…

ActionAIDS has a new name!

  ActionAIDS changes name to Action Wellness, reflecting an expanded mission and target population. HISTORY: In September of 1986, a group of 84 committed volunteers came together to form a…

Action Alert: Keep “340B Pharmacy Program” Funding for AIDS Service Organizations

ActionAIDS and other medical case management providers all across the country need your help! The Health Resources Service Administration is seeking comments on proposed guidelines for the 340B Pharmacy Program.…

On the Run for ActionAIDS (Part II)

Hello friends of ActionAIDS! AJ and Han are back with a (long-overdue) update of theirPhiladelphia Marathon training and fundraising progress. A lot has happened since our first post way back…

Health Care Disparities Update: Transgender People and HIV/AIDS

Editor’s Note: Last week the transgender Pride flag flew over Philadelphia City Hall – a first, which we hope will become an annual event. Following on that, Dr. Rachel Levine,…

ActionAIDS Celebrates 25th Anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act

Editor’s Note: Thanks to the initiative of Deborah Groeber, one of our indefatigable Development Department team members (pictured below with Senator Tom Harkin), ActionAIDS was proud to have participated with…