Operation Wellness: A University/Community Collaboration to Enhance Adult Wellness

@inproceedings{Friesen2010OperationWA,
  title={Operation Wellness: A University/Community Collaboration to Enhance Adult Wellness},
  author={Carol A. Friesen},
  year={2010}
}
Operation Wellness, a 4-year collaborative university/community-based initiative for individuals in a small, rural county in Indiana, was designed to promote physical activity, improve nutrition, and implement other healthy lifestyle changes. A variety of programs and strategies were offered for children who enrolled in Wellness Preparatory (toddlers through middle school) and for adults who enrolled in Wellness University (high school through senior citizens). This article describes the adult… CONTINUE READING