Stay Effectively Streator has introduced the town has been chosen as a pilot group for the U.S. Division of Well being and Human Companies Transfer Your Manner marketing campaign
The Transfer Your Manner marketing campaign is a promotional marketing campaign for the second version of the Bodily Exercise Tips for People, which goals to assist individuals reside more healthy by extra bodily exercise.
Stay Effectively Streator’s long-term objective is to assist stop persistent well being issues, akin to kind 2 diabetes and within the quick time period, the group needs to make use of bodily exercise to spice up moods, scale back stress and enhance sleep.
The marketing campaign was developed by the Workplace of Illness Prevention and Well being Promotion to assist individuals perceive how a lot bodily exercise is required to be wholesome and what suits into their day by day lives.
Streator is considered one of 9 communities taking part within the six-month pilot program.
“We’re devoted to main America to more healthy lives by championing applications and insurance policies that emphasize illness prevention and upkeep of excellent well being. The eight pilot communities chosen to implement the Transfer Your Manner marketing campaign this 12 months have an important position in growing the notice of the profound well being advantages of bodily exercise,” Brett Giroir, M.D., Assistant Secretary for Well being at HHS, instructed OSF Well being in a Feb. 24 information launch. “We’re studying from these communities; and their participation and pioneering efforts will set an instance for all communities all through America on easy methods to encourage everybody to satisfy the Bodily Exercise Tips.”
Stay Effectively Streator was created in March 2018 in a collaboration between group volunteers and OSF Healthcare with a view to educated and supply additional wellness alternatives for the town.
“We’re thrilled to have the ability to introduce this thrilling program to our group and proceed schooling efforts on bodily exercise,” mentioned Janette Strabala, chair of Stay Effectively Streator and regional director of operations for Heritage Operations Group in a press assertion. “The Transfer Your Manner marketing campaign will assist Stay Effectively Streator obtain our objective of 45% of Streator residents at a wholesome weight by 2025.”
Stay Effectively Streator is internet hosting a Transfer Your Manner kickoff occasion 9 a.m. to midday Wednesday, March 11, on the Streator Enterprise Incubator and Exercise Heart at 401 W. Bridge St.
There can be 4 separate 30-minute options: SilverSneakers Basic, Mommy and Me, Motion for Wellness and stretching. Stay Effectively Streator can also be encouraging the group to participate of their social media problem, sharing how companies and colleges are staying energetic by sharing images and utilizing #MoveYourWayStreator.
For extra info, go to sharingimpact.org/Streator and comply with @livewellstreator on Fb.