“Wellness” is your choice to assume responsibility for the quality of your life. It starts with a decision to shape a healthy lifestyle—according to your own definition and your personal goals. The Wellness department at Jefferson Healthcare is here to support you in achieving your wellness goals. We want to help you be the best you can be and to encourage you to reach your optimal level of physical and psychological well-being. We know that feeling better is the first step to actually being well, and we’re here to help you take those first steps to wellness.
Changing any lifestyle behavior or starting a new routine generally is not easy. Lifestyle change is not simply a single event or a one-time decision but a dynamic process. The process includes self-reflection, learning, making choices, developing skills, and occasionally readjusting your plans and goals. We are here to guide you through this process and to help you enter into it in a nonjudgmental frame of mind, so that you are gentle with yourself as you embark on your journey to wellness.
To support you in your pursuit of health and well-being, we offer a number of education programs, along with supervised exercise programs and support groups. The programs we currently offer are
Look to this day! For it is life, the very life of life.
Excerpt from an ancient Sanskrit poem by Kalidasa