The Seward Prevention Coalition was formed in 2005 with the overall goal of creating a healthy community. It is made up of members of the community who represent other organizations, groups and establishments within Seward, all with a collaborative attitude towards bettering our community. Projects include: suicide prevention, prevention of underage drinking and drug use, wellness for all, the mentor project, and more.
WIC, the Women, Infants, and Children program, is a nutrition program that helps pregnant women, new mothers and young children eat well, learn about good nutrition and stay healthy.
WIC is for all kinds of families: married & single parents, working or not working. If you are a father, mother, grandparent, foster parent or other legal guardian of a child under 5 years of age, you can apply for your child.
Women and their children who need better nutrition and who are:
Pregnant, breastfeeding, or a six month old baby;
Children under 5 years old (including foster children)
The mobile mammography van provides digital screening mammography, the same test provided in the Imaging Center. Purchased with funds from CARRS/Safeway, and in conjunction with the Providence Cancer Center and the Foundation, this pink and white machine rolls near and far.
Call 1-888-458-3151 to schedule an appointment with Providence Seward Medical Center.
Health care is not limited to only the four walls of a clinic, which is evident in the beautiful community of Seward, Alaska. Community is a big deal here in our small town and providing a variety of resources is something we pride ourselves in.
Click below to see more about what Seward and the State of Alaska has to offer in your journey to better health.