Healthy Neighborhoods Healthy Families Neighbor Resources

Do you live in the 43205, 43206 or 43207 zip codes? We have resources for you and your family.

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PlayStreets on Whittier

Bring your kids for fun activities, games and food, in front of The Residences at Career Gateway, 755 E. Whittier! It’s free to attend. Lunch provided to all kids under 18! Takes place rain or shine.

  • June 15, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. – Celebrate! Summer’s finally here. Celebrate with outdoor games and activities. 
  • June 29, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. – Play! Have fun with different outdoor themed activities. 
  • July 13, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. – Create! Join us for art- and music- themed activities and events. 
  • July 27, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. – Move! Physical activity is good for your health. Participate in a variety of sports and recreation activities. 
  • Aug. 10, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. – Explore! Get ready for back-to-school by exploring new activities and learning opportunities. 

Resources For You And Your Family

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Triple P

The Positive Parenting Program (Triple P) gives parents new ideas and a chance to meet other parents. This program is for parents and caregivers of children 0 to 6 years old. It will cover parenting concerns such as obedience, bedtime routines and shopping frustrations. It also helps parents manage behavior and prevent problems from occurring in the first place.

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Care Connection

Care Connection is a partnership among Nationwide Children's Hospital, schools and your child's doctor to provide access to health care at school. Primary care, behavioral health and asthma therapy are offered through school health clinics or the Mobile Care Center.

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Primary Care

Our Primary Care Centers are in your neighborhood with expert doctors and nurses who care only for children, from birth to age 21. 

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The BC4Teens Program is a place for young women up to age 25 to talk with medical experts about sex, birth control, sexually transmitted infections and more, and get the birth control that's right for them.

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On Our Sleeves

On Our Sleeves is the movement to transform children's mental health.

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Career Opportunities

We have a purpose for every passion. Join our team and discover your passion for what’s possible in providing best outcomes for children.

Upward Bound

Upward Bound Math and Science (UBMS) aims to increase the number of students who pursue postsecondary education in math and science and help those students succeed in high school and college.

Workforce Development

Our goal is to reduce unemployment and poverty in our community by creating pathways to employment at Nationwide Children’s and other area employers.

Affordable Housing

Giving more people access to affordable housing by eliminating vacant, blighted properties and increasing homeownership is the cornerstone of Healthy Neighborhoods Healthy Families.

Health and Wellness

Through the HNHF initiative, Nationwide Children’s works to improve the physical and mental well-being of children in our community.

Safe and Accessible Neighborhoods

Safety is one of South Side residents’ main concerns. Partnering with neighborhood and community stakeholders, the HNHF initiative works to improve the safety of South Side residents.


The HNHF initiative supports a number of programs to improve educational outcomes focused around school readiness and mentorship.