The Healthy Villages Program is free to all Van Buren County residents and includes:
Community Gardens are currently located in:
Mini-Fitness Centers are currently located in:
Better Choices Better Health- Chronic Disease Self-Management
Better Choices, Better Health is a free workshop that can help you get the support that you need and find practical ways to deal with pain, fatigue, and stress. You'll discover better nutrition and exercise choices, understand new treatment options, and learn better ways to talk with your doctor and family about your health.
For more information or to learn when the next workshop will be held contact Melissa Daugherty at 319-293-8727.
When you're ready to quit using tobacco the Quitline is there to help. Quitline Iowa has a long track record helping people quit tobacco. The coaches can provide the help you personally and to succeed too. You can get free materials in the mail, covering helpful topics such as cravings and stress management.
Currently they are offering free Nicotine Replacement Therapy.
Eat Right For Life Classes
The Eat Right for Life Classes teaches participants how to eat right and how to make those changes so they can continue on with them for a life time. This is a ten week program that meets weekly for 30 minutes and offers weekly-ins. There is a small cost for this program. For more information contact Melissa Daugherty.
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