Well & Wise - Spring 2023

Well & Wise - Spring 2023

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Terrebonne General Medical Center

8166 West Main Street

TGMC Medical Atrium Auditorium

Houma, LA 70360

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Well and Wise is an educational and inspirational six-month wellness program for anyone 60 years or older offered at no cost.

About this event

According to the National Council of Aging, millions of older adults struggle every day with health challenges, such as mental health issues or chronic disease. These conditions can negatively impact their quality of life. Good health helps ensure independence, security, productivity, and overall happiness, which is why the TGMC Healthy Lifestyles Center created the Well and Wise program.

Well and Wise, presented by The Foundation for TGMC and Terrebonne Council on Aging, is an educational and inspirational six-month wellness program designed for anyone 60 years or older offered at no cost. Attendees will receive the tools and resources they need to stay healthy and active which in turn can add years to their life.

The program meets on the last Wednesday of every month from 9 – 10:30 am in the TGMC Medical Atrium Auditorium and covers a variety of topics designed to entertain, educate, and empower. Topics include nutrition, prevention, and educational talks led by TGMC experts covering topics, such as heart disease, bone health, prescription education, healthy lifestyle tips, and more. Each class features complimentary breakfast, games and prizes, a weight loss challenge, senior fitness discounts, and a graduation ceremony at the end of the course. 

Spring 2023 Meeting Schedule:

  • Wednesday, January 25
  • Wednesday, February 22
  • Wednesday, March 29
  • Wednesday, April 26
  • Wednesday, May 31
  • Wednesday, June 28

There will also be a FREE grocery store tour at Cannata's guided by Michelle Briceno, Registered Dietitian with Terrebonne General Weight & Diabetes Management Clinic. This date is to be determined and will be communicated at a later date.

Class size is limited to 60 participants per 6-month session. Don't miss out on all the fun; sign up today!

For more information, contact Amanda Pontiff.

Direct phone: 985-850-6204

Email: Amanda.Pontiff@tghealthsystem.com

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