Wellness Rising:
A Free Community Health & Wellness Program

Communities thrive when residents have access to healthy food, recreational activities, and the tools necessary to navigate the healthcare system. RiseBoro Community Partnership and One City Health are helping Bushwick, Bed-Stuy, and Williamsburg residents combat obesity, diabetes and hypertension through Wellness Rising, a free community-based health & wellness program.

Individual Services

Each member receives personalized services provided by our team of Community Health Workers and a Resident Nurse, including the following:

  • One-on-One Health Assessments & Health Action Plan
  • Referrals to Health Care Providers
  • Free Preventative Screenings
  • Assistance Enrolling in Relevant Social Services, such as SNAP Enrollment
  • Guidance on Self-Management of Chronic Illness and Medication Adherence
  • Discounts on Healthy fresh food through a Local Farm Box Subscription

Group Services

Members will also benefit from being part of a facilitated wellness groups that meets every other week for the duration of the program. Cohorts will offer the following:

  • Engaging Cooking, Nutrition, and Health Workshops
  • Guest Speakers and Community Tours
  • Group Exercise & Fitness Classes: Zumba, Yoga, and Strength Training

Enhanced Training Opportunities

Members will also have the unique opportunity to participate in Culinary Nutrition & Food Leadership Trainings (CNFLT) free of charge.

CONTACT INFORMATION

For More Information, or to sign up:
Call: 917-810-3156
Email: wellness@riseboro.org

  

English Flyer:

Wellness Rising Program English Flyer

Spanish Flyer:

Wellness Rising Program Spanish Flyer

 
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for Good