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Creating healthy spaces where all people can thrive

Women for a Healthy Environment is a non-profit environmental health organization that educates residents about public health risks and addresses environmental toxins in the built environment.  

WHE’s main program areas – Healthy Homes, Healthy Schools, Healthy Early Learning Centers, and Health Policy – empower individuals to protect themselves, their families, and advocate for systems change.

Homes

1 0,000 educated

Schools

1 00 Assisted

Early Learning Centers

1 00 Certified

Community Support

1 0 Served

WHERE IT ALL BEGAN

Our Vision

Women for a Healthy Environment (WHE) educates individuals about environmental risks to human health, provides action steps communities can take to mitigate those risks and advocates for solutions that better protect the region. We serve parents, students/children, school and early learning personnel, health and community-based organizations, with an emphasis on those living in underserved communities.

Take Action

Making a positive changes is entirely within our reach.  We provide free programming, technical assistance and resources to community members,  providing a solutions-based approach to addressing environmental exposures.

WHERE IT ALL BEGAN

Make a Difference

Become informed on environmental issues affecting our health and the health of those we care about.
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  • Volunteer your time
  • Make a donation
  • Take action on policy initiatives
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Your donation makes a difference.

Give $50 For one community workshop

Give $75 To provide three healthy home action kits

Give $100 To supply four Lead Test Kits for Schools

Give $250 For WHE staff to advocate on behalf of PA families

Give $1500 To purchase an electrostatic sprayer backpack