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Introducing OHEL’s New CHAMPS Wellness Program
Coordinated Health And Mental Health Programs and Services

The goal of CHAMPS is to help you take charge of your health and wellness and feel better. Be healthy– and stay healthy!

Who is this program for?
People who want help, support and tools to improve their physical health, longevity, independence and overall wellbeing.

What Does CHAMPS Do For You?
Improves your health status and quality of life
Helps identify early signs of health problems
Prevents the development of chronic health problems
Sets your personal health goals

What Are Personal Health Goals?
Overall wellness looks at the total person – your mind and your body. You can have a personal health goal in any of these areas:
Physical, Emotional, Social, Financial, Environmental, Creativity, Spiritual, and Occupational. 
Even small improvements in one area will positively affect your overall wellness.

Eligibility Criteria
Adult 18 years or older
Resides in Brooklyn
Eligible mental health diagnosis

Services To Choose From
Health Education
Health monitoring (Know and track your important health numbers)
Primary Care Services
Care Coordination and Referrals
Peer Services and Peer Navigation

Groups To Choose From
Healthy Eating
Dance and Movement Classes
Skills and Tools for a Healthier Lifestyle
Diabetes Management
Smoking Cessation
Mindfulness for Stress and Pain Management

Some Basic Medical Tests to Optimize Your Wellbeing
Joining the CHAMPS program is your 1st Step to improved health! As part of the initial enrollment, the team will conduct some simple health screenings. These will help you and our team identify your specific needs and set goals for improvement. We will check your blood pressure, weight and the carbon monoxide in your lungs once every 3 months, and your cholesterol and blood sugar once a year. You will be able to see your numbers and track your progress. You can choose which parts of the CHAMPS program you want to be in to best address your health needs.

The CHAMPS team has many resources to offer you, whatever your health needs may be.

Who Is On The CHAMPS Team?
Our warm and caring Team of wellness professionals includes a nurse, therapist, psychiatrist, peer wellness coach and care coordinator in one location for integrated care at your convenience.

Your Nurse will track health indicators such as blood pressure, weight and lab work
Your Care Coordinator will help you identify your goals and modify them as you make progress
Your Peer Wellness Coach can advocate for you, model self-advocacy skills and gradually teach you to become your own advocate.
Your Medical Doctor will provide routine medical care
Your team will talk together and to other individuals of your choice to ensure that you get comprehensive and integrated services

Live The Healthier Life You Want!
A Holistic Program to Improve Your Health and Wellness

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