Your Way To Wellness: Your Way To Wellness
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YES! You can live well with chronic Illness

 

Did you know... 

there are lots of things you can do to manage your chronic illness?

At  Your Way to Wellness, you'll learn how to create a plan to deal with your physical and emotional challengers.  You'll meet other people who understand what you're going through...because they are, too.

Together you'll take control, start living again, and make some new friends along the way.

This free, six week program will give you tools to deal with:

  • arthritis
  • high blood pressure
  • asthma
  • COPD
  • chronic pain
  • diabetes
  • heart disease
  • fibromyalgia
  • mental illness

You'll learn how to:

  • set goals
  • solve problems
  • manage your symptoms, fear, and frustration
  • enjoy a healthier, active life

Join us...and get on Your Way to Wellness today!

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What Participants have to say about the program
"I've enjoyed the feed back and discussions.  I learned so much new information.  Everyone should take this program regardless if they are dealing with chronic illness or not"  YWTW participant 2011
Volunteer Leaders Wanted!

Do You have a chronic condition? Interested in volunteering in your community?  Learn how to manage your chronic conditions & empower others to do the same.

Volunteer Requirements:

Your Way to Wellness volunteers should..

  • Be comfortable speaking in front of groups
  • Have a good licteracy skills and be able to follow a scripted format
  • Be able to commit to a 4 day training session (at no cost to you)
  • Co-lead at least two 6 week programs within the first 18 months after training
  • Have a willingess to learn.  You do not need a clinical/medical background to be a Your Way to Wellness volunteer.

What's in it for me?

As a Your Way to Wellness volunteer you will...

  • Gain valuable skills in learning and teaching, group facilitation & public speaking
  • Help empower people in your community to improve or maintain their health
  • Receive a small honorarium for facilitating group session
  • Gain experience to build your resume and possible lead to other career oppotunities

How do I sign up?

Contact your local Your Way to Wellness coordinator.  For more information please call Kelly Mac Isaac at 902-842-0201 or email at KellyL.MacIsaac@nshealth.ca

Thank you for your consideration

Don't see any workshops listed in your community?

If you don't see any workshops that fit your schedule or you do not see any workshops listed in your community please call the coordinator, Kelly Mac Isaac 902-842-0201.

To pre register for future programs please email :

Kelly Mac Isaac at KellyL.MacIsaac@nshealth.ca