Tower Behavioral Health will host a free, safe, and engaging Halloween environment for the community. Arts and crafts, music, a petting zoo, face painting, a photo booth, and complimentary snacks will be included. Attendees are encouraged to wear their favorite costumes and gear up for a fun-filled “Trunk or Treat” event.
More than 40 “trunks” will be decorated by volunteers from Tower Behavioral Health, Reading Hospital, and community partner organizations. The second annual frightfully fun event will be held at Tower Behavioral Health on Thursday, October 19 from 5 to 7 p.m. in the TBH parking lot at 201 Wellness Way, Reading.
“The team at Tower Behavioral Health is proud to serve Berks County residents and we want to thank the community that has welcomed and supported us over the past three years,” said Jenna Pacini, CEO, of Tower Behavioral Health. “We are excited to host this event on our campus and celebrate a family-friendly Halloween-themed evening with our community partners.”
In addition to the teams from Tower Behavioral Health and Reading Hospital participating agencies include:
- Berks Counseling Center
- Bern Township
- National Alliance on Mental Health (NAMI)
- Haven Behavioral Health
- Council on Chemical Abuse
- Reading Pediatrics
- Teddy Foundation
- Humane Society
- Golden Care of NEPA
- Child and Family Support Services
- Reading Hospital Rehabilitation at Wyomissing
- West Reading Police K9 unit
- Continuum Counseling and Clinical Services
- Isaac’s Restaurant
- Western Berks Ambulance
- Youth Advisory Board for YVC
Refreshments will be available from Munchiez Food Truck, Philly Pretzel - Temple location, and Berks Hot Dogs. Some limited complimentary items will be offered, as well as food for purchase.
About Tower Health
Tower Health is a regional integrated healthcare system that offers compassionate, high quality, leading edge healthcare and wellness services to communities in Berks, Chester, Montgomery, and Philadelphia Counties. With approximately 11,500 employees, Tower Health consists of Reading Hospital in West Reading; Phoenixville Hospital in Phoenixville; Pottstown Hospital in Pottstown; and St. Christopher's Hospital for Children in Philadelphia, in partnership with Drexel University. Tower Health is strongly committed to academic medicine and training, including multiple residency and fellowship programs, the Drexel University College of Medicine at Tower Health, and the Reading Hospital School of Health Sciences in West Reading. The system also includes Reading Hospital Rehabilitation at Wyomissing; home healthcare provided by Tower Health at Home; TowerDirect ambulance and emergency response; Tower Health Medical Group; Tower Health Providers, our clinically integrated network; and 25 Tower Health Urgent Care facilities across our service area. For more information, visit towerhealth.org.