Program or Project:
Health and Wellness Center Recruitment and Navigation- EHS Families
Percentage of time over term member will spend with this program:
The member will engage with and help to navigate EHS families through the new wellness services to help support and improve their health. The member will: Develop a survey/questionnaire to assess interest in various health and wellness topics , and perform research on relevant health topics such as chronic disease prevention, obesity, weight management and appropriate speakers/presenters. With support of EHS Director, member will contact local community members to provide monthly health and wellness classes appropriate for parents and/or children. This could include education topics, art therapy, or physical fitness sessions, such as zumba or yoga.
Member will recruit EHS families to participate in monthly staff wellness/fitness classes. This will include face to face as well as phone consults with families who have questions regarding what the programs are, and how to access them. Member will handle all logistics for monthly wellness/fitness classes, including scheduling, promotion to staff, confirmation of presenters/trainers, etc. Member may facilitate a health and wellness class, where appropriate. Member will implement a post-survey to assess satisfaction with monthly wellness/fitness classes.
Member will attend 3 program events a month to recruit parents for the Health and Wellness Center classes. Member will promote monthly wellness classes to 80 parents. Member will coordinate 12 health and wellness classes for parents.
NHC performance measure(s) this activity falls under (if any). :
Health Education, Deliver Information about Health Insurance, Health Care Access, and Health Benefits Programs, Health Care Service Enrollment and Scheduling, Preventative Health Care Service Use, and Capacity Building